Event Calendar

June 17, 2019 to June 22, 2019 • Historic New England

Historic New England presents an intensive week-long exploration of New England decorative arts and architecture.

June 19, 2019 • Museum of Old Newbury, 98 High Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950

Threatened with a Leather Dress: Children’s Clothing in Early America is an anecdotal talk by Betsy Garrett Widmer on juvenile dress and will take into account the often-contravening viewpoints of both mother and child.

June 20, 2019 to June 22, 2019 • Museum of Old Newbury, Museum of Old Newbury, 98 High Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950

The Museum of Old Newbury is pleased to continue two of its popular program series in June.  The second installment of the “Newburyport 101” lunchtime series by Ghlee Woodworth will take place on Thursday, June 20, and will focus on prominent artists and authors of Newburyport.  On Saturday, June

June 27, 2019 • Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA

Join local well-known birding expert, Chris Leahy, on his special birding-focused harbor tour which - will delight bird lovers of all interest and skill levels!

June 27, 2019 • Briar Barn Inn, 101 Main Street, Rowley, MA

Get an exclusive tour of the new Briar Barn Inn, a sister property to Willowdale Estate. Light refreshments will be provided. 

Register here.

July 3, 2019 • High Rock Tower, 30 Circuit Ave, Lynn, MA, 01902

Please join Mass Humanitites, the Lynn Cultural council and your hosts, The Parks Department of Lynn for our 9th Annual reading of Frederick Douglass' speech on the meaning of Independence Day for the slave. Bring a picnic, enjoy free pony rides, music, and a tour of the Tower.

July 11, 2019 • Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Come aboard Naumkeag with lifelong historian, author and local diver, Captain Ray Bates, Jr., for a harbor tour visiting the sites and hearing the stories of the many shipwrecks of Salem Sound.

July 17, 2019 • Marblehead Museum, 170 Washington St., Marblehead, MA, 01945

 

July 20, 2019 to July 21, 2019 • Cultural Survival Bazaar, Market Sq. and Inn St., Newburyport, MA

This free admission, family-friendly festival features art, crafts and other ethically made cultural products created by Indigenous artists from dozens of countries. Enjoy demonstrations by artists, Indigenous cuisine, and live music from around the world.

July 25, 2019 • Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Come join naturalist and wild foods enthusiast, Russ Cohen on a special edible excursion out to Bakers Island Light Station, a historic property owned by Essex Heritage.

July 28, 2019 • MARS, Lanesville, Gloucester, MA, 01930

Explore the grounds & hear about the creative endeavors happening at MARS. Artist Miranda Aisling will be in residence with Aubergne, a Tiny House Public Art Project that Miranda created with over 100 volunteers. Light refreshments will be provided. Address will be disclosed after RSVP.

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
August 21, 2019 • Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join landscape painter, Brett Gamache, for a 6 hour workshop at beautiful Bakers Island Light Station, 10 acres on the north end of Bakers Island, Salem, MA!

August 24, 2019 to August 25, 2019 • Hawthorne Cove Marina, 10 White Street, Salem, MA, 01970

 

September 5, 2019 • Salem Ferry Dock, 10 Blaney Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Join local well-known birding expert, Chris Leahy, on his special birding-focused harbor tour which - will delight bird lovers of all interest and skill levels!