The Danvers Memorial Day parade begins at Town Hall at 9 a.m. sharp, and will follow the traditional route of previous years - down Sylvan Street, through downtown and back to Town Hall. Placement of wreaths will be at the Porter Cemetery on High Street, Lane Parkway, and the Memorial Flag Pole in Danvers Square. A reviewing stand will be at the corner of Elm and Essex streets. The Memorial Day exercise will commence at Town Hall upon parade completion, with performances by the Danvers High Marching Band and local students, and a guest speaker.
Check out North Shore Community College Youth Programs this summer. Be sure to register early for the very popular Minecraft and Video Gaming classes.
In the Minecraft class, kids will explore using red stone to build simple machines and build a house based on real architectural styles. Explore digital logic by learning to design and build complex mechanisms, traps, and combination locks.
Kids will start creating their own video game in the Video Gaming class! Plus, learn what career paths you can pursue that include video game play and design.
Support the 5th Annual LUNGstrong 5K & 1½ mile Walk! 100% of proceeds supports lung cancer research at the Mass General Cancer Center under the direction of Dr. Alice Shaw. This event is more than a run/walk...there is great food, drink and music as well as other activites. Awards are given to the runners in the top catagories as well as to the largest fundraiser and fundraiser team. We encourage people to put teams together and teams greater than 10 people are able to have a LUNGSTRONG tee costumized with their team name (for people registered by May 1st). Lung Cancer Survivors are encouraged to join us and registration is free for them. Should you have any questions please feel free to contact Diane Legg.
Spirit Camp is a five-day summer program that offers a myriad of ways to explore, express and honor a child's spirit. Ancient healing practices and modern holistic techniques are combined to introduce the curriculum using an array of methods such as storytelling, crafts, activities, games and spending time in nature.
The Danvers Alarm List Coy. is a group of 18th century living history reeanactors that portray the militia, minute and alarm companies of Danvers and surrounding communities, as they existed in the 1774-1775 timeframe. Join them in Danvers for a unique celebration of Patriot's Day!
When the doors open at the Hilton Doubletree in Danvers on Thursday, April 4th at 11:30 a.m., hundreds of community leaders, elected officials, business men and women, girls and supporters of girls will unite to celebrate Girls Inc. 31st Annual Celebration luncheon. “We are thrilled to celebrate the accomplishments of the 2019 graduating class and our girl heroes. I am honored to be part of an organization that celebrates girls and women as leaders in the community,” says Deb Ansourlian, Executive Director of Girls Inc. of Lynn.
Interested in furthering your culinary or beauty career? Join us March 30th at our Spring Open House for NSCC's Culinary & Beauty programs at the Middleton Campus! Come and explore NSCC's Kitchen Lab & Cosmetology Salon, and observe demonstrations of salon techniques and cooking exercises.
Join Sawyer Free Library, the Boston Bruins and Cradles to Crayons in their goal to collect new pajamas for kids in need! The Boston Bruinshost their 12th Annual PJ Drive from February 1 - March 15. The drive will benefit Cradles for Crayons and DCF Wonderfund, two non-profits that ensure positive living conditions for children.
Join us for a special visit from Carole Finn-Weidman as she performs Dr Seuss’ The Cat In The Hat, in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday! There will be refreshments and participantsa will make a craft too!
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.