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Peabody Essex Museum Mother's Day Brunch and Festival celebrates moms! Salem Massachusetts
Mother's Day is a celebration at Peabody Essex Museum ! Enjoy Mother's Day Brunch at the museum catered by Hawthorne Catering and served in the Garden Restaurant overlooking the Asian Garden. After your meal visit the galleries and Museum Shop, where you can exchange your brunch voucher for a complimentary gift for Mom. General Admission to PEM is included with brunch pricing.
Location: Peabody Essex Museum
Sandy Bay Juniro Sailing Program in Rockport Massachusetts
Have you ever wanted to learn how to sail? Sandy Bay Sailing Program offers sailing lessons to sailors of all ages and abilities; from beginners to racers and cruisers, ages 8 and up. Located on beautiful location on T Wharf in historic Rockport, Mass. SBYC offers quick access to ocean sailing at its best. The Mission of the Sandy Bay Sailing Program is to give our students a broad exposure to the sport of sailing. The primary goal is to develop, safe, independent sailors, by offering them an active and exciting experience that builds camaraderie, sportsmanship, and self-reliance.
Location: Sandy Bay Yacht Club
Smolak Farm Opening Day
It's opening day at Smolak Farm so please come and enjoy the opening day specials like FREE Coffee all day on Friday, April 29th! Enjoy Self Serve Hot Coffee and Iced Coffee & Iced Tea Stations! Farm Stand Hours:  Open 7 days/week from 7AM – 5PM
Location: Smolak Farms
Waldorf at Moraine Farm in Beverly MA
Waldorf School at Moraine Farm in Beverly, MA is hosting a screening of the film “SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in The Digital Age” at the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm located at 701 Cabot Street in Beverly, MA. This 68-minute documentary explores the impact of screen technology on children and offers parents proven solutions to help families manage a healthy lifestyle of screen consumption.
Location: Waldorf School at Moraine Farm
Learn how to identify teen and adolescent anxiety at this Lahey Health Behavioral Sercvices presentation.
Prom jitters? Or something more serious? Come to a Lahey Health Behavioral Services presentation, "Anxious Adolescent Minds in a Hectic World" at Holten Richmond Middle School in Danvers. This adult-oriented presentation is about the symptoms and triggers of adolescent anxiety, how to identify them and and ways one can help those dealing with anxiety. This is an informative program for parents of teenagers, teachers, youth workers and other adults that deal with adolescents and teens. There will be lots of time for questions and answers.
Location: Ipswich YMCA
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Exhibition, Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars.
The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is proud to present a new landmark exhibition, Ernest Hemingway: Between Two Wars. Showcasing the JFK Library’s Hemingway Collection, this is the first ever major museum exhibition devoted to the work and life of Ernest Hemingway.
Location: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
Women Honoring Women Luncheon to present the Wellspring Award. Hosted by Wellspring House Gloucester Massachusetts
Each year, the Wellspring Award is given at the Women Honoring Women luncheon to honor women whose lives and work realize Wellspring's vision of a just society by helping to meet basic human needs and participating in social change. This year's luncheon will honor Mollie Byrnes, Rep. Ann-Margaret Ferrante, D-Gloucester, and Juni Van Dyke - all from Cape Ann. The luncheon will also include a performance by four students enrolled in the Berklee College of Music.
Location: Double Tree By Hilton North Shore
Fun for the whole family! Ticket includes dinner, live animal demonstrations, children’s activities, door prizes,silent auction and hands on reptile encounters. Bring your camera! Limited tickets available! Tickets are on sale at (978) 922-5107.
Come to the Sterling YMCA for Rock Wall and NERF Fun with Boy Scout Troop 49
Cub Scout Pack 49 is hosting an open house for all elementary age boys who are interested in joining cub scouts. We will have a fun filled night where the boys can experience some of the fun and adventure of cub scouts through rock climbing and nerf battles. We will be at the Teen Center at the Sterling YMCA in Beverly. Additionally, the boys and their parents can also talk to boys who are currently involved in cub scouts and their parents to find out more about the scouting program.
Location: Sterling YMCA
Memorial Day Events in Gloucester Massachusetts.  Cape Ann Veterans Sevices
The annual parade in Gloucester begins forms at 8:45 and begins at Monday at 9 a.m. at Gloucester High School . All veterans are encouraged to participate, joining members of AMVETS, Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, and the Disabled American Veterans. The parade will march down Centennial Avenue to Grant Circle where the main ceremony will be held at the WWII memorial and then return to the high school for a Vietnam memorial ceremony dollowed by a luncheon at the Veterans Center on Emerson Avenue. 
Location: Gloucester High School