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Community Calendar

Oct
27
Mon
10:15 am Musical Storytime Jam @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Musical Storytime Jam @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Oct 27 @ 10:15 am – Feb 2 @ 11:00 am
Join our music & movement storytime class, for parents and children ages 0-5. This is an intentional playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child’s development as you[...]
Oct
29
Wed
7:00 pm Fall Lego Club @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Fall Lego Club @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm
Join us for this drop-in, non-competitive non-robotic Lego Club. Create a masterpiece, share your designs, work individually or as a team. No registration necessary, bring a Friend. Group meets every Wednesday.
Nov
2
Sun
4:00 pm Noon, Friday, November 14: FINAL...
Noon, Friday, November 14: FINAL...
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm
To advertise in our 2-month Winter issue, which covers December AND January, please reserve your ad space by noon, Friday, November 14 – if you will be submitting a completed ad that does NOT require[...]
4:00 pm Winter (Dec./Jan.) Issue Ad Spac... @ North Shore Children & Families
Winter (Dec./Jan.) Issue Ad Spac... @ North Shore Children & Families
Nov 2 @ 4:00 pm
To advertise in our 2-month Winter issue, which covers December AND January, please reserve your ad space and submit your ad materials and/or ad copy changes by noon, Wed., November 12, if you require any ad production[...]
Nov
3
Mon
10:15 am Musical Storytime Jam @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Musical Storytime Jam @ Hamilton-Wenham Public Library
Nov 3 @ 10:15 am – Feb 9 @ 11:00 am
Join our music & movement storytime class, for parents and children ages 0-5. This is an intentional playgroup with emphasis on literacy, cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development. Learn about your child’s development as you[...]

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