Entertainment, Local Government and Politics

Community Calendar: Monday, May 6 — Sunday, May 12

The Community Calendar runs every Monday and covers the week from Monday through the following Sunday. Items for the Community Calendar can be sent to [email protected]. Please include the town, type of event (education, entertainment, municipal), place and time of event.

LYNN

Monday, May 6

Entertainment

Pokemon Scavenger Hunt at Lynn Public Library, 3:30-5 p.m.

Cat & Nat #MOMTRUTHS at Lynn Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Cathartic Vibes with Shalom Open Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7-10:30 p.m.

Karaoke Night at Lazy Dog Sports Bar, 9:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 7

Entertainment

Trivia at Lazy Dog Sports Bar, 8 p.m.

Municipal

Pine Grove Cemetery Commissioners at Pine Grove Cemetery Office, 145 Boston St., 3:30 p.m.

Waterfront Public Meeting at Lynn Housing Authority & Neighborhood Development, 10 Church St., 6 p.m.

Board of Park Commissioners at Lynn Police Station, 6:30 p.m.

Zoning Board of Appeals at City Hall, Room 107, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Entertainment

Story Time with Miss Sue at Lynn Public Library, 9:30 a.m.

Starry Starry Night Program at High Rock Observatory, 7:30-9 p.m.

Speak Up Open Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7:30-10:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 9

Entertainment

Jump and Jive at Lynn Public Library, 10 a.m.

Adult Coloring Time at Lynn Public Library, 10:30 a.m.

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Friday, May 10

Entertainment

Story Time with Miss Lucy at Lynn Public Library, 10 a.m.

Acoustic Fridays at Bent Water Brewing Company, 6 p.m.

Micadelic at Bent Water Brewing Company, 9 p.m.

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Saturday, May 11

Entertainment

Chase the Chill Sit & Knit at Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee, 10 a.m.

Live Music Saturdays at Bent Water Brewing Company, 8:30 p.m.

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m.

Sunday, May 12

Entertainment

Brewery Tour and Tasting at Bent Water Brewing Company, 2 p.m.

 

LYNNFIELD

Monday, May 6

Education

High school Advanced Placement testing through May 17, 275 Essex St.

Municipal

Board of Selectmen, Al Merritt Center, 600 Market St., 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 7

Education

Grade 4 and 5 orientation, Middle School, 505 Main St., 7 p.m.

Municipal

Board of Appeals, Town Hall, H. Joseph Maney Hearing Room, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Entertainment

Decaf nite concert, Middle School cafeteria, 505 Main St., 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, May 9

Education

State of the town and small business exposition sponsored by the Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce, Four Points Sheraton Wakefield Boston Hotel, One Audubon Road, Wakefield, 8-11 a.m.

Saturday, May 11

Entertainment

13th annual Steps2Cure walk and 5K race, Lake Quannapowitt, Wakefield, 9 a.m. registration.  Contact: Diana Flahive, 781-272-9936. Walk begins at 11:05 a.m.

 

NAHANT  

Monday, May 6

Municipal

Spring leaf pickup, 7 a.m.

Thursday, May 9

Entertainment

Connections Memory Cafe at Nahant Public Library, 10 a.m.

 

PEABODY

Monday, May 6

Education

Center School students wear green for teacher appreciation week, 18 Irving St.

Welch School students wear green for nurses day, 50 Swampscott Ave.

Tuesday, May 7

Education

Teen Advisory & Community Organization volunteer meeting for teens grades 6-12, library teen room, 82 Main St., 4-5 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Education

Young Entrepreneurs Academy graduation for middle and high school students who completed 25-week program training them to be CEOs,  Community Credit Union, 32 Central St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Entertainment

Elementary schools art exhibit through May 28. Open house main library, first floor, 82 Main St., 6-7 p.m.

Municipal

Conservation Commission Meeting, Department of Public Services, 50 Farm Ave., 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 9

Education

Center School chess club, 18 Irving St., 3 p.m.

Getting organized with Google, main library, second floor, 82 Main St., 3-4:30 p.m.

Fiber arts night – learn about historical fiber arts, South branch library, 78 Lynn St., 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Municipal

Legal Affairs Committee, City Hall, 6:15 p.m.

Finance Committee, City Hall, 6:45 p.m.

City Council, City Hall, 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 11

Entertainment

Mother’s Day program for kids. Plant a flower in a ceramic pot and create a card. For children 5 years and older. Registration is required. West branch library, 603 Lowell St., 10-11 a.m.

 

SAUGUS

Monday, May 6

Municipal

Food Service Subcommittee meeting of the School Committee at Roby Administration Building, 3 p.m.

Athletic Subcommittee meeting of the School Committee at Roby Administration Building, 3:15 p.m.

Board of Health Meeting at Saugus Public Library, 6:15 p.m.

Saugus Town Meeting at Saugus Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Municipal

Conservation Commission Meeting at Town Hall Annex Building, 7 p.m.

Finance Committee Meeting at Saugus Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Board of Selectmen Meeting at Saugus Town Hall, 7 p.m.

 

SWAMPSCOTT

Monday, May 6

Entertainment

CFCE provides a parent-child playgroup at 89 Burrill St., 10-11:30 a.m.

Preschool story time with stories, songs, finger plays, and action rhymes for children aged 3-5 at the public library, 10:30-11 a.m.

A Night at the Tides fundraiser for the Friends of the Swampscott Public Library in the children’s room, 6-9 p.m.

Drink tea, eat cake, and discuss death at the Public Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

An author visit from Michael McGowan at the public library, 7-8 p.m.

EveryBody, lynegar inspired, Yoga with Stacie Nardizzi at 89 Burrill St., 7:15-8:20 p.m.

Municipal

Finance Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Historic District Commission meeting at the police station, 7 p.m.

Capital Improvement Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 7

Education

The Swampscott Conservancy presents a talk about native edible plants with Russ Cohen at 89 Burrill St., 6:30-8 p.m.

Entertainment

Dinner Detectives Mystery book club discussing presidents & mysteries at the Public Library, 6-7 p.m.

Rainbow Reads book club at the public library, 7-8 p.m.

Municipal

Public Works Department Tree Hearing at Town Hall, 2 p.m.

Board of Assessors meeting at Town Hall, 4:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Entertainment

Caregiver & Me dance class at 89 Burrill St., 9:30-10 a.m.

Creative Movement and Ballet dance class at 89 Burrill St., 10:15-11 a.m.

Toddler Story Time with story and song for children aged 1-3 at the public library, 10:30-11 a.m.

Viva La Mama! Sip, shop, and share at 89 Burrill St., 6-9 p.m.

Municipal

Finance Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

School Committee meeting at the high school, 7 p.m.

Thursday, May 9

Entertainment

Drawing intensive with Tereza Swanda at 89 Burrill St., 9:30-11:30 a.m.

CFCE provides a parent-child playgroup at 89 Burrill St., 10-11:30 a.m.

Multimedia true crime and thriller group at the public library, 7-8 p.m.

Introduction to Japanese Calligraphy at 89 Burrill St., 7-9 p.m.

Friday, May 10

Entertainment

Silly Sounds Storytime with music and movement at the public library, 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Municipal

Office hours for Lori Ehrlich at Town Hall, 10 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Saturday, May 11

Entertainment

Swampscott Arts Association Gallery Hours at 89 Burrill St., 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.

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