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Community Calendar: Aug. 19-25

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 calendar@itemlive.com. Please include the town, type of event (education, entertainment, municipal), place and time of event.

LYNN 

Monday, Aug. 19 

Entertainment 

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, Aug. 20 

Entertainment 

Adult Craft Solar System Bracelets at Lynn Public Library, 6-8 p.m. 

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

Municipal 

Traffic Commission meeting at Lynn Police Department, 6 p.m. 

EDIC meeting at City Hall. 6 p.m. 

Wednesday, Aug. 21 

Entertainment 

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

The World of Drinking in Early India at Bent Water Brewing Company, 7 p.m. 

Speak Up Spoken Word open mic hosted by David Somerset featuring MP Carver and Joe McGunn at Walnut Street Cafe, 7-10:30 p.m. 

Starry Starry Night Program at High Rock Observatory, 8-10 p.m. 

Thursday, Aug. 22 

Entertainment 

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

Concert at Red Rock Park, 6 p.m. 

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m. 

Friday, Aug. 23

Entertainment 

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

Teacher Appreciation event at Bent Water Brewing Company, 5 p.m. 

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

Teen Drop-in Center at Thurgood Marshall Middle School, 6-9 p.m. 

Movie Night at Red Rock Park, 7:30 p.m. 

Comedy featuring Machete Mic at Walnut Street Cafe, 7:30 p.m.

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m. 

Saturday, Aug. 24 

Entertainment 

Lynn Republican City Committee cookout and auction featuring speakers, John Krol’s home, 26 B St., 1-5 p.m. (Rain date Aug. 31)

Live Music featuring Calling for Heathcliff at Walnut Street Cafe, 8 p.m. 

Karaoke at Brandy Barrel Pub, 9 p.m. 

Sunday, Aug. 25 

Entertainment 

Sunday Night Musical open mic featuring Tommy B. at Walnut Street Cafe, 7 p.m. 

LYNNFIELD 

Monday, Aug. 19 

Entertainment 

Tree Top Adventures (Canton) for grades 3 and up. See Lynnfield Recreation website for signup information and fee, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Municipal 

Finance Committee, Town Hall, 7 p.m. 

Tuesday, Aug. 20 

Education 

New teacher orientation

Entertainment 

Rockport Beach trip for grades 3 to 1st grade/kindergarten. See Lynnfield Recreation website for registration and fee, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 

Municipal 

Conservation Commission, Town Hall, 6:30 p.m. 

Wednesday, Aug. 21 

Education 

New teacher orientation

Freshmen orientation, high school, 275 Essex St., morning only

Multi-chamber networking event cosponsored by the Wakefield Lynnfield Chamber of Commerce, Boston Marriott Burlington, 1 Mall Road, Burlington, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Entertainment 

Boda Borg and Park (Malden) for grades 3 and up. See Lynnfield Recreation website for registration and fee, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 

Thursday, Aug. 22 

Education 

Come read to Mitzi the therapy dog. Children in kindergarten through grade 4 can sign up for 10-minute sessions by calling (781) 334-5411, public library, 18 Summer St., 3 p.m. 

NAHANT  

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Entertainment

Boston Museum of Science brings their “Night Sky” program to Nahant for one evening only. Their inflatable planetarium will be installed in the main hall at Town Hall. This event is free, but you must register, as spaces are limited. Call (781) 581-0306 or email shawkes@nahant.org. Shows at 5:30, 6:15 and 7 p.m. 

Municipal

Board of Selectmen meeting at Nahant Town Hall, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission meeting at Nahant Town Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 24

Entertainment

Pianist Thomas Stumpf featuring music of Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann & Johannes Brahms or Chopin at Ellingwood Chapel, 8 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 25

Entertainment

Outdoor summer worship service hosted by the Nahant Village Church at The Wharf, 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. 

PEABODY 

Wednesday, Aug. 21 

Education 

New teachers orientation

Entertainment 

Summer reading ice cream social for kindergarten through grade 5, South branch library, 78 Lynn St., 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Municipal 

Rent Control, Peabody Municipal Light Plant, 201 Warren St. Extension, 6:30 p.m. 

Friends of Peabody Dog Park monthly board meeting, library second floor, 82 Main St., 7-8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 22 

Education 

New teachers orientation

Entertainment 

Granite Coast Brewing ribbon cutting sponsored by the Peabody Area Chamber of Commerce, 77 Main St., 4-6 p.m.

Municipal 

City Council, City Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday Aug. 25 

Entertainment 

Renee & the Renegades, Leather City Common, 53 Lowell St., 6 p.m. 

SAUGUS 

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Entertainment

Summer Concert Series at Saugus Iron Works: Squeeze Box Stompers, 6 p.m.  

Thursday, Aug. 22

Municipal

Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at Saugus Public Library, 7 p.m.

SWAMPSCOTT 

Monday, Aug. 19 

Entertainment 

Nature’s Art Studio: an outdoor children’s day camp at 89 Burrill St., 9-11 a.m.

Miracles in Music class for people with developmental disabilities at 89 Burrill St., 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Municipal 

Traffic Study Committee meeting at Town Hall, 11 a.m.

Public Library Trustee meeting at the library, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 20 

Entertainment 

Nature’s Art Studio: an outdoor children’s day camp at 89 Burrill St., 9-11 a.m.

Afternoon Tea & Books club discusses “The Tattooist of Auschwitz” by Heather Morris at the library, 1-2 p.m.

Free Teen art studio at 89 Burrill St., 1-4 p.m.

Municipal 

Select Board meeting at the police station, 7 p.m.

School Building Committee meeting at the middle school, 6:30-8 p.m.

Open Space & Recreation Plan Committee meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 21 

Entertainment 

Nature’s Art Studio: an outdoor children’s day camp at 89 Burrill St., 9-11 a.m.

Summer Concert Series on Town Hall front lawn with Amy Kucharik and Friends with Benefits, 6-8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 22 

Entertainment 

Nature’s Art Studio: an outdoor children’s day camp at 89 Burrill St., 9-11 a.m.

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

Young At Heart book club at the library, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 23

Entertainment 

Nature’s Art Studio: an outdoor children’s day camp at 89 Burrill St., 9-11 a.m.

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