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About Beverly
Beverly Massachusetts is a city in the northeastern part of the state that was founded in 1626 and is one of the Commonwealth's oldest communities.

The first ship commissioned by the Navy sailed from Beverly Harbor and residents believe Beverly to be the birthplace of the United States Navy. The city has the distinction of being the location of the first cotton mill and the first Sunday school in the country.

Over the past 50 years the city has shifted from an industrial site with huge manufacturers to a bedroom community that is 85% residential and emphasizes its academic and cultural facilities.

Beverly is the home of private Endicott College and the public North Shore Community College as well as the site of the North Shore Music Theater that hosts Broadway productions and famous music acts. Some of the most historic families live on gracious estates in the northern section of the city.

Beverly also houses a first rate hospital, miles of beautiful beach, and a diverse population. It offers everything from rural to urban lifestyles and residents believe it is all anyone could want in a hometown.

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United States Air Force Heritage of America – Langley Winds

This Veterans’ Day, celebrate the honor of our nation’s armed forces with the United States Air Force musicians. Langley Winds features the diverse talents of Airmen-musicians whose commitment to excellence has earned worldwide acclaim and military distinction. Langley Winds presents polished and passionate performances of the woodwind ensemble literature as well as patriotic favorites. Enjoy hearing these virtuosic orchestral solo instruments in an intimate chamber music setting.


When: Nov 11, 2014 7 PM to Nov 11, 2014 10 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19 )
Rocket Fuel for Breakfast and The Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants
  • Rocket Fuel for Breakfast/Gonad Soup for Lunch: the Health Effects of Environmental Pollutants seeks to increase the participant’s awareness and understanding of the chemical, physical, and biological contaminants in environments everywhere. It also seeks to increase the participant’s recognition of how those contaminants, found in common things we use, eat, breathe, and drink, may impact health in many ways.    
  • Routes of exposure, basic principles of toxicology and epidemiology will be discussed. 
  • Health and pollution databases and geographic indexing systems for data tracking will be explored, with an eye towards developing exposure assessment and risk communication/reduction skills.
  • Participants will be encouraged to delve into local and global community exposures past, present, and future, and will be introduced to foundational skills in health teaching, environmental health policy, justice, and advocacy for public health.

When: Nov 4, 2014 6 PM to Nov 4, 2014 8 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18 )
Comedian Polital Humorist Jimmy Tingle

Join the Rotary Club of Beverly in welcoming renowned Boston comedian, Jimmy Tingle for a laughfest presentation on current social, topical, and political events by this beloved humorist. Don't miss out on this unique North Shore appearance! Clean, funny, intelligent humor for all audiences. The Cambridge, Mass.-born Tingle has a career spanning three decades, as a comedian, writer, actor, activist and entrepreneur. He did two seasons of “60 Minutes II” on CBS in the “Andy Rooney” spot. Tingle was a contributor and satirist for MSNBC and has appeared on The Tonight Show, CNN, “Larry King’s Weekend,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “The American Comedy Awards,” as well as his own HBO half-hour comedy special. He has also been a guest on NPR’s “Fresh Air with Terry Gross” and appeared regularly on NPR’s  “Heat” with John Hockenberry.

When: Oct 5, 2014 4 PM to Oct 5, 2014 5 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: 25.00 true General Admission 25.00

20.00 true EC Faculty 20.00

12.00 true EC Student 12.00

45.00 true Meet 45.00

(Sun, 05 Oct 2014 16 )
Sara Hendren's Artist Talk
When: Oct 29, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11 )
Susan Cottle Art Exhibit
When: Sep 24, 2014 9 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09 )
D'hana Perry Artist Talk
When: Oct 23, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11 )
"Film Class" 101 Screening with Anabel Vazguez and Ethan Berry
When: Oct 8, 2014 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 08 Oct 2014 19 )
Eric Rohter's AntiDesign Artist Talk
When: Nov 5, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 05 Nov 2014 11 )
Yoko Miwa Trio
Age Limit: All Ages

Yoko Miwa Trio

When: Sep 25, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: $35, $30, $25 (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20 )
Archive Museum Exhibit Celebrates Endicott’s 75th Anniversary
After 75 years, Endicott’s mission is remarkably the same, “ . . . offering students a vibrant academic environment that remains true to its founding principle of integrating professional and liberal arts with experiential learning.” Remarkable, also, is the College’s continuing spirit to rise to a challenge, create new programs to suit the times, and invest in the resources our students need to succeed. From a two-year school for women, Endicott has grown into a coeducational college offering bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. This exhibit takes you through the remarkable 75 years of growth and change of Endicott College. Opening reception is September 17, 2014 from 4-6 pm.

When: Sep 22, 2014 10 AM to Sep 22, 2014 4 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10 )
Hannah After School Program

When: Sep 3, 2014 12 AM to Jun 19, 2015 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00 )
Jared Sims- Brian Thomas- Sean Jefferson- Paradigm Shift Jazz
North East Tour!

When: Oct 23, 2014 9 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21 )
Infant Care I (Up to 9hr)

When: Nov 24, 2014 12 AM to Aug 28, 2015 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00 )
Sterling Woods: (a) Camp + Before & After Care

When: Jun 15, 2015 12 AM to Sep 4, 2015 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00 )
Infant Care I (Extended Day)

When: Nov 24, 2014 12 AM to Aug 28, 2015 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00 )
Sterling Woods: (d) Camp Only

When: Jun 15, 2015 12 AM to Sep 4, 2015 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00 )
Les Miserables

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, LES MISÉRABLES tells an enthralling epic story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption. The world's most popular musical examines the metamorphosis of ex-prisoner Jean Valjean who agrees to care for a dying factory worker's young daughter, all the while being hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert. The Tony Award-winning masterpiece has thrilled audiences around the world and will now be presented in a unique in-the-round production.


Oct 28, 2014: 7:30 pm - 10:25 pm (Tue)

When: Oct 28, 2014 7 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Tue, 28 Oct 2014 07 )
Introduction to Digital Photo Editing

Take your images to the next level! Learn how to fix exposure, color and other problems or simply give your images an artistic twist. Photoshop will allow you to alter your images like the pros and have fun expressing yourself through your photographs! If you have a laptop with Photoshop or Photoshop Elements bring it to class with you!

Week 1: The basics of Photoshop, file types, proper re-sizing, cropping and simple tools.
Week 2: Adjusting highlights, mid-tones, shadows, and correcting color balance. B&W conversions.
Week 3:Combining images and local corrections with masks.
Week 4:Combining multiple images with selections.
Week 5: Using paint, heal, clone and other tools.
Week 6: Sharpening and blurring, with smart objects.Filters, and effects.
Week7: Self generated project - bring that image you have always wanted to tweak or create a new work of art with guidance.
Week 8: Complete self generated project and share them with the class.

When: Sep 30, 2014 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19 )
Mixed Media Painting
When: Sep 27, 2014 10 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10 )
Drawing for Beginners

Yes, you can Draw! In this foundation course, we will explore the basic elements of drawing including line, proportion, relationship, value, contrast, form, and perspective. We will work from still life, room interiors and a model. This class provides a highly supportive environment and encourages trusting one's own process while developing a strong foundation for future work. We will focus on the process of making, and not necessarily the final product to build confidence and skills for the emerging artists. Our methods are based on foundation drawing techniques that have been taught at Montserrat for decades. Come learn a different way of seeing that will catapult your creative practice!

When: Oct 1, 2014 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19 )
Creative Writing: Getting Started and Staying with It

Do you have a story to tell? Are you looking for a way to begin? This short course will give you a place to start. Each session will begin with an exercise that will fling you right into the process of creative writing. We will discuss ways to keep that process flowing in the midst of our busy lives. Our emphasis will be on developing your own voice on the page. You will have opportunities to share your work and receive constructive feedback from other writers. Current writers are welcome, but no experience is necessary for this class—only the desire to write.

When: Oct 1, 2014 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19 )
Franklin Evans Art Exhibit

Franklin Evans’ site-specific, all-encompassing environments include unstretched canvases, wall paintings, photos, sound and theoretical texts. Celebrating connections over divisions, Evans’ work brings images and ideas together through indexing, cataloguing and mapping. Franklin Evans Exhibit Opening at Montserrat. Wednesday, September 17, 5 – 8 pm, Montserrat Gallery, 23 Essex Street, Beverly. On view in the Montserrat Gallery, August 26 - December 13. Learn more at

Sep 20, 2014: 9 am - 5 pm (Sat)

When: Sep 22, 2014 9 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09 )
Introduction to Digital Photography

Learn how to make your images look more professional! We'll be learning the basics, for example what is aperture and shutter and what do they do for your images visually? We'll talk about using natural light, how to pose people, and lots of simple tips on how to make your images more appealing. Then we will learn how to touch up and fix the most common problems quickly and easily in Photoshop or PhotoshopElements. Whether you have a digital SLR or a point and shoot camera, bring it along and learn how to use it!

Week 1: Photography basics. Camera settings and exposure. Using your shutter to freeze and show motion.
Week 2: The aperture and how it changes your background. Design principles.
Week 3: Understanding natural light and your camera meter.
Week 4: Portrait posing, lighting, and techniques.
Week 5: The basics of Photoshop, file types, proper re-sizing, cropping and simple tools.
Week 6: Adjusting exposure and correcting color balance. B&W conversions.
Week 7: Edit your images in class.
Week 8: Finish editing images and share them with the class.

When: Oct 1, 2014 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19 )
Grace Kelly & Yoko Miwa
Saxophone phenom Grace Kelly is also an award winning singer-songwriter, composer and arranger who has recorded with jazz icons Lee Konitz & Phill Woods and toured the world – and she’s still in hear early twenties. We are proud to present Grace in a stellar show at the beautiful Larcom Theatre with critically acclaimed pianist Yoko Miwa opening. Experience the future of jazz in the acoustically perfect Larcom Theatre - an extraordinary evening you won't soon forget! "I've heard the future of jazz and it is Grace Kelly." - David Was, NPR's Day to Day

When: Sep 25, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: ALL AGES RESERVED SEATS $25, $30, $35 (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20 )
Friends and Family Concert: Endicott Ensembles with Sound Off

This year's Friends and Families Concert will not only feature your favorite Endicott ensembles, but also a guest appearance of our friends in Sound Off, a new professional a cappella group on the Boston scene! The group will give a brief performance of songs from their upcoming album. Of course, audiences will get to experience the great vitality of the performing arts programs at Endicott College with a taste of what the Endicott Singers, Harmonelle, Bassline, Modern Band Project, Pep Band, Chamber Ensemble, dance and theater have to offer.

When: Sep 27, 2014 7 PM to Sep 27, 2014 9 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19 )
Men Are From Mars Women Are From Venus Beverly
When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
Reindeer Run

When: Dec 6, 2014 12 AM to Dec 6, 2014 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 00 )
HAMLET presented by Sea Change Theatre Company
Hamlet by William Shakespeare October 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18. Fridays at 8pm Saturdays at 3pm & 8pm On a dark, winter night, a ghost walks the ramparts the castle. A young Prince devotes himself to avenging his fallen father. A murderer ascends to the throne. A girl in love, jilted and called to spy on her once-lover. Something's rotten in the state of Denmark in this tale of fate, free will, mortality, and madness. Join Sea Change theatre for what is often known as William Shakespeare's greatest tragedy, Hamlet, The Prince of Denmark. For more information, please contact us: or 978.500.3885 This production is supported in part by a grant from the Beverly Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency. Sea Change Theatre Company, Dane Street Church, 10 Dane Street, Beverly, MA

When: Oct 3, 2014 8 PM to Oct 3, 2014 10 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: 12 - 15 USD (Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20 )
The Petal Pushers at Long Hill

When: Nov 13, 2014 12 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Thu, 13 Nov 2014 00 )
The Petal Pushers at Long Hill

When: Nov 20, 2014 12 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00 )
The Petal Pushers at Long Hill

When: Sep 25, 2014 12 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00 )
The Petal Pushers at Long Hill

When: Nov 27, 2014 12 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00 )
The Joe Mack Band

When: Oct 24, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20 )
Susan Cottle's Art Exhibit

Sep 24, 2014: 9 am - 5 pm (Wed)

When: Sep 25, 2014 9 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09 )
Lenny Clarke
When: Sep 27, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: $16.00 (Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20 )
"A Celtic Christmas"
Tomaseen Foley's A Celtic Christmas: Irish Song, Dance & Story

Tomaseen Foley's A Celtic Christmas recreates the Irish rambling house tradition, where neighbors gather for a wee bit of singing, dancing and storytelling to celebrate the holiday season. Foley welcomes you in with a well-told yarn, and is joined by Grammy-winning guitarist William Coulter, and a talented cast of traditional vocalists, whistle, fiddle and uilleann pipe players and world-champion Irish dancers. They'll entertain with a series of amazing reels, jigs, carols and even some high-kicking dance duels to favorite tunes like "The Darkest Midnight in December," "Caroo, Caroo (The Carol of the Birds)," traditional Kerry polkas and much more.

When: Dec 4, 2014 2 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: $21.50 (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 14 )
Susan Cottle Artist Talk
When: Sep 24, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11 )
Express Yourself: Party in the Set at Endicott
Endicott College is pleased to announce the exhibition and reception for their longtime collaborator, Express Yourself, Inc. Express Yourself: Party in the Set, Celebrating 20 Years in Performance. Express Yourself immerses young people in music, dance, and art, empowering them with life-changing results. They celebrate cultural diversity and collaboration with isolated youth from 17 Department of Mental Health facilities. Since 1989, over 7,000 children have worked collaboratively with artists such as Blue Man Group, STOMP, and Keith Lockhart. Together they create the set designs, visual art, and performance pieces for their grand celebration at the Wang Theatre, and these sets are now on display at Endicott College for all to see in the Party in the Set exhibition. Large, colorful works of art on the first and second floor include puppets, origami fabric, lanterns, silhouettes, and geometric patterns which bring the Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts to life and create a party atmosphere. Please join us on Sunday, September 28, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. for a lively reception and dance to the Reggae and Latin Rhythms by Combo Sabroso Quartet with Stan Strickland and the Express Yourself Drummers. The exhibition, reception, and performance are free and open to the public.

When: Sep 22, 2014 9 AM to Sep 22, 2014 5 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09 )
ECV (Essex County Velo) 2014 Annual Membership
Presented by
Essex County Velo

Online Registration Closes
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time

When: Dec 1, 2014 12 AM to Dec 1, 2014 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00 )
3D Printing Class - Demo, Overview + Q&A

Introduction to 3D Printing  
“3D Printing. What is it and how do you use it?”

When: Oct 22, 2014 6 PM to Oct 22, 2014 8 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18 )
60's Rock Revival Dinner & Show

 Rock Revival Productions

& Franco American Club Functions

44 Park St Beverly, MA.


Dinner And Show

Our Revival Shows Are An Extension Of Our 60's Rock Revival Festivals

Join us as we salute the music of the 60's with:

Britannica and our Beatles Tribute Band Studio 2

Dinner will be buffet style and begin at 7:00 PM with entertainment starting at 9:00 PM

Tickets are $35.00  For Dinner And Show And Discounts Are Available With Promotional Code $30.00

Tickets For Show Only: $20.00 When Purchased Online

$25.00 At The Door

Doors Open At 6:30PM For Dinner

8:00 PM For Show

For More Information Regarding Ticketing Or To Receive A Discount Promotional Code Call Rock Revival Productions

774 365-1645

Tipping Of Staff Is Not Included 

Please Be Sure To Print Your Tickets Out After Confirmation. Your Tickets Will Be Sent To The Email Address You Provide.



When: Nov 7, 2014 7 PM to Nov 8, 2014 12 AMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 19 )
Sarah Hill Artist Talk
When: Oct 2, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 02 Oct 2014 11 )
Fridays in the Rose: Quartet For-Te

Don’t miss Fridays in the Rose…each performance is designed to give audiences a taste of the sublime in just enough time to listen and grab a bite during lunch hour! At this last “Friday” of the semester, Endicott College’s former Chamber Ensemble Director, Loren Lee, returns with his Quartet For-Te to bring audiences the exciting experience of chamber music in our acoustically-acclaimed Rose Performance Hall. Established in 2012, Quartet For-Te consists of members Loren Lee and Caroline Medford Lieber, violin; Karen McConomy, viola and John Bumstead, cello. Performing throughout the Boston area, the ensemble explores a diverse range of repertoire spanning from classical to contemporary and beyond. Advocates for continued musical education, the group has expanded beyond the concert venue and into local area schools with performances and master classes.

When: Nov 7, 2014 12 PM to Nov 7, 2014 12:45:00 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 12 )
Tap Workshop with Nicole Harris and Ryan Casey

This 90-minute workshop is taught by professional tap dancers, Nicole Harris and Ryan Casey!

When: Nov 15, 2014 2 PM to Nov 15, 2014 4 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 15 Nov 2014 14 )
Spirit Speaks: A Mediumship Demonstration

Maria demonstrates how Spirit communicates by bringing forth evidential messages of Love, Hope, and Faith. Spirit Speaks provides a light-hearted, comfortable setting in order to give audience members a positive experience. Join in a night of shared laughter and tears of joy at Endicott College in Beverly, MA.

Audience members have the opportunity to ask questions like these:




Given the number of people that attend Spirit Speaks events, Maria cannot reach everyone in attendance individually. However, she does hope for everyone to leave with a sense of peace and comfort, knowing that their loved ones are in a place of harmony.

Please note that, due to the possibility that sensitive subject matter will arise during the course of the evening, Maria welcomes the participation of individuals who are 18 years of age and older.

No refunds or credits are available.

When: Sep 24, 2014 7 PM to Sep 24, 2014 9 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19 )
Lights of Broadway, A Drama Club Musical Production

The Endicott College Drama Club presents this fall musical revue, Lights of Broadway, completely directed, acted and produced by students! In the intimate Tia’s Theater, (a black box theater), audiences are up-close to the action and everyone feels the vitality of the young performers. Tommy Cottle, Endicott College senior, directs this excursion through the highlights of the American Broadway Musical, with a completely original program.

When: Nov 8, 2014 2 PM to Nov 8, 2014 5 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 14 )
Honky Tonk: Portraits of Country Music at Endicott
Honky Tonk is a collection of photographs taken between 1968 and 2010 that document the changing world of country music and its fans. The documentary film from The Photographers Series: Henry Horenstein will be running in the gallery during the duration of the exhibition. Born in Massachusetts, Henry Horenstein was on a path to becoming a historian when he discovered photography. Captivated by the work of Robert Frank and Danny Lyon, Horenstein entered the Rhode Island School of Design where he studied with Harry Callahan and Aaron Siskind. After completing his Master of Fine Arts Degree, Horenstein’s first major project was a documentary survey of the people and character of country music. As a long time fan, Horenstein recognized that the culture of country music was changing, losing the homey, down-to-earth character of “hillbilly” music, and adopting the slicker nature of contemporary country music. His goal was to preserve a vanishing culture by capturing it in photographs, and for nearly a decade, he traveled throughout the United States documenting the artists and audiences at honky-tonk bars, outdoor festivals, and community dances. The body of work that Horenstein created is a remarkable portrait of a distinct period in American cultural history. A reception for the exhibition will be held on Thursday, September 18 from 5 – 6:45 p.m., and a lecture/performance by Henry Horenstein from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. followed by a book signing from 8:00 – 8:30 p.m. The exhibition, reception, lecture/presentation and book signing are free and open to the public.

When: Sep 22, 2014 9 AM to Sep 22, 2014 5 PMin Beverly, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09 )
Anabel Vazquez Rodreguez Artist Talk
When: Oct 8, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11 )
Alias Keith & Jones Band

When: Dec 13, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Sat, 13 Dec 2014 20 )
Amelia Spinney Artist Talk
When: Oct 16, 2014 11 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11 )

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