Event Calendar

March 24, 2019 • St. Joseph Hall, 160 Derby Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join Essex Heritage and historian John Galluzzo for an illuminating look at the lesser known stories behind lighthouse keeping in Essex County, MA.

This lecture is part of Salem Women's History Day and is free for all.

April 4, 2019 • The Great House on Castle Hill at Crane Estate, Trustees, 290 Argilla Road, Ipswich, MA, 01938

Join us for a morning of networking & regional engagement at the Crane Estate in Ipswich!

Experience the grandeur of a seaside estate and its marvelously landscaped grounds, notable for a broad, undulating lawn running down to the shore.

Crane Estate
April 7, 2019 • NPS Regional Visitor Center, 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join Salem Maritime for this mini-symposium presented in partnership with Historic Beverly, Marblehead Museum, and Salem State University Department of History. The program will explore the fascinating history of the nearly two-hundred-year-long trading relationship between the New England ports

April 13, 2019 • Topsfield Town Center, Topsfield, MA, 01983

The sixth annual Grow Spring Expo takes place on April 13 from 10 AM to 3 PM next to the Topsfield Common.  The Expo, which drew over 1,000 visitors from across Essex County and beyond last year, celebrates local agriculture, horticulture, and environmental preservation, and con

April 13, 2019 • St. Joseph Hall, 2nd Floor, 160 Derby Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Free Puppet Show! In this new version of the classic story, Cinderella is a woodland fairy who lives with her stepmother and stepsister in an enormous old tree in the forest. The King of all woodland fairies wants his son to marry a princess, but none can be found.

April 17, 2019 • NPS Regional Visitor Center, 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Calling all LEGO lovers! Join us on Wednesday, April 17th during April School Vacation week for an exciting LEGO Friendship "Make & Take" event co-hosted by Essex Heritage and the National Park Service!

April 27, 2019 • NPS Regional Visitor Center, 2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Did you know that all of Essex County is considered a very special place? Essex County is a National Heritage Area, which are regions known for having a lot of important natural, historic and cultural resources.

July 29, 2019; July 30, 2019; July 31, 2019; August 1, 2019; August 2, 2019 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines - Apply Now!

PEC Workshop 2016
July 29, 2019; July 30, 2019; July 31, 2019; August 1, 2019; August 2, 2019 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines - Apply Now!

PEC Workshop 2016
July 29, 2019; July 30, 2019; July 31, 2019; August 1, 2019; August 2, 2019 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines - Apply Now!

PEC Workshop 2016
July 29, 2019; July 30, 2019; July 31, 2019; August 1, 2019; August 2, 2019 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines - Apply Now!

PEC Workshop 2016
July 29, 2019; July 30, 2019; July 31, 2019; August 1, 2019; August 2, 2019 • Various Sites in Essex County

A FREE Workshop for K-12 Teachers of all disciplines - Apply Now!

PEC Workshop 2016