Join community leaders, legislators, donors and nonprofits as we celebrate local philanthropy and our collective impact in addressing social change in Essex County. Be part of the region’s premier event that recognizes philanthropists and nonprofit organizations having wide-reaching impact. You will learn about ECCF’s work that is “Inspiring Philanthropy for Generations.”
Kids are invited to a fun, interactive music session with musician and story teller Steve Blunt at the Peabody Institute Library in Danvers! This family program is for patrons of all ages… featuring mostly humorous original compositions and traditional American & multicultural selections.
Please support YMCA of the North Shore and attend this annual Gala and participate in the online auction. Proceeds support the YMCA's financial assistance program, providing essential Y services and programs to more than 13,000 children, adults and families.
Liberty Tree Mall hosts a FREE mall-wide Mall-O-Ween event which includes trick-or-treating and Halloween activities for all of the little ghosts, witches, goblins, and more! Participating stores only will hand out treats, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.
At St. John's Prep, boys in grades 6 through 12 learn how to do GOOD. And change the world for good. Visit and you'll see.
Families intersted in learning more about applying to St. John's Preparatory School are invited to Open House on Sunday, October 30, 2016, from 10:00 AM to Noon. Visitors will be introduced to staff, tour the beautiful campus and learn about the programs. For more information about visiting St. John's Prep, interested middle school and high school families are encouraged to visit the website at www.stjohnsprep.org/apply. Register for the Open House at stjohnsprep.org/visit or call 978-624-1301.
Open House sessions begin at 10 am. Visitors are asked to check in at Brother Benjamin Hall.
Please call the Admissions Office at 978-624-1301 if you plan to attend.
Join ECTA Trail Steward and Topsfield Rail Trail Committee Chairman Joe Geller as he leads us on a bike tour of the Topsfield Linear Common Rail Trail through Topsfield, Wenham, Danvers and Peabody. We will begin at the Town Hall parking lot in Topsfield at 9 a.m. and ride to Lowell Street in Peabody. We'll stop for a short break at Karl's Sausage Kitchen off Lowell Street in Peabody for rest rooms for about 20 minutes before returning to Topsfield. This is a great chance to discover a fantastic and safe multi-use path you never knew was there!!
In this fun program, kids will explore how magic tricks really work. This program investigates the science behind the “magic” of several classic magic tricks. You might learn how to snatch a tablecloth without disturbing the items on top, make a balloon fireproof, and use electromagnetism to defy gravity. For the grand finale, our educator demonstrates how science can make it safe to lie down on a real bed of nails.
Hollywood Hits Theater hosts a Movies for Moms showing held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 10 a.m.
- Movies for parents and caregivers.
- Babies are free.
- The sound will be lowered & baby talk welcome.
- The lights will be raised for better visibility.
- A changing table will be available in the back of the theater as well as in the restroom.
- Convenient stroller access & storage.
Come join the fun at Connors Farm in Danvers as they celebrate Blueberry and Raspberry Season. The price of admission includes a lot of fun family activities that will keep the troops entertained for the day! The admission is priced right and portions of the proceeds will go to benefit the local animal shelters