Saturday, February 17, 2018

Love Education - Danvers Historical Society

This Week at Tapley Memorial Hall:

Learn about the History Week Program this Weds, or 2/21, 10am to Noon. No commitment required. Simply learn more about how the Society is a part of the 3rd Grade curriculum with Danvers Elementary Schools. This will be our 32nd year!

Play with the Riverside Squares Dance Club. Learn during an introductory FREE session this Weds evening 6:30 to

Create balance and serenity while learning Tai Chi this Thursday morning 9:30 to 10:30. Beginners welcome - details here

2018, The Year of Growth:
Preserving to Share Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

In 2018, we will be undertaking some of the most ambitious and important projects and programs in The Society's history. But how much we are able to achieve depends on dedicated members and supporters like you. RENEW your MEMBERSHIP here.

Your generous donation will stay in Danvers, supporting education
and preservation that impacts the lives of people in your community, and visitors from around the world.

For 128 years, forward-thinking supporters like you have made The Danvers Historical Society a priority. Your commitment, energy, and financial support are the foundation of everything we do, and I hope you will help us show what we can accomplish this year - together.

Please help us reach our goals by making a generous and tax-deductible contribution right now. Thank you!

Thank you, and Happy New Year!
- The Board of Trustees of the Danvers Historical Society

Danvers Historical Society ~ PO Box 381 ~ 11 Page St., Danvers MA 01923

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City Seeks Input on Biking at Open House and Online

City Seeks Input on Biking at Open House and Online

The Salem Bicycling Advisory Committee invites you to attend the Bike Master Plan Open House on Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 6:30 - 8:00pm at the City Hall Annex, Room 313, 120 Washington St.

Please join the Bicycling Advisory Committee  to view a brief presentation and participate in interactive activities to help the City identify and prioritize ways to enhance biking in Salem. Spanish translation services will be provided.

You can also provide input online at

For more information, contact the City of Salem Department of Planning and Community Development at (978) 619-5685

Family Movie Night: An American Tail Tuesday February 20 from 6-8PM

Family Movie Night: An American Tail
Tuesday, February 20 from 6-8PM
Cozy up with a classic children’s film about young Fivel, a young Russian mouse who gets separated from his family and must relocate them while trying to survive in a new country.
Popcorn and soft drinks will be served. Hands-on history activities will be available. Families are welcome to bring additional snacks and blankets or sleeping bags for seating. Wear comfortable clothes.
Advance Pricing:
Members: $3.50/$10.00 family cap
Nonmembers: $5.00/$15.00 family cap
Day of Pricing:
$7.00/$20.00 family cap

For more information please contact Julie Arrison-Bishop at or call 978-744-0991 x152.
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This Week in Salem, Massachusetts February 14 through 20

This week in Salem, celebrate Lunar New Year at the Peabody Essex Museum, kick off February School Vacation week at The House of the Seven Gables, or take an ANTI-Valentine's Day Tour with Salem Night Tour. For all there is to see and do in Salem, view the events calendar at
February School Vacation Week 
School vacation week programming kicks off this weekend and runs through February 25. Visit The House of the Seven Gables for hands-on activities based on colonial building projects, or visit the Peabody Essex Museum for school vacation week art-making workshops. View the events calendar to see all school vacation week events in Salem.
Lunar New Year Festival: Year of the Dog at the Peabody Essex Museum
Saturday, February 17 | 10:00 am-4:30 pm
Visit the Peabody Essex Museum for games, art making, and other traditions. All programs included with admission. Events include Lion dances, band performances, and a special film showing of Rock Dog. View a complete event schedule here
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ANTI-Valentine's Day Tour
Wednesday, February 14 | 7:30 pm
The Anti-Valentine Tour takes over the Salem Night Tour. This is the perfect way to spend the worst holiday. Hear about murderous marriages, love gone wrong, and the worst Valentine's day has to offer. This tour is designed for the hopelessly single, the ironically cool, and the happily in love alike! Tickets ($13) available online.

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Daughters of Darkness Night Market 
Saturday, February 24 | 5:00 pm-9:00 pm

In honor of Women in Horror Month, the 

Stay in Salem at the Hawthorne Hotel with the Valentine's Day Package (available during the entire month of February). Package includes overnight accommodations, a dozen roses, a bottle of sparkling wine, and chocolate covered strawberries. Learn more here
Salem Still Making History
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