Newburyport – News Releases and Updates

Poetry Month in April

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Poetry Month in April

National Poetry Month was inaugurated by the Academy of American Poets in 1996. Over the years, it has become the largest literary celebration in the world with schools, publishers, libraries, booksellers, and poets celebrating poetry’s vital place in our culture.
 
In April, the Amesbury Cultural Council and the Whittier Home Association are co-hosting, for the 3rd year, Amesbury’s…

April Vacation Workshop: Theater, Text & Movement

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 21, 2018 | Comments Off on April Vacation Workshop: Theater, Text & Movement

Announcing an April vacation program from The Dance Place & Theater in the Open for students ages 7-13. Join some of your favorite TITO and Dance Place teachers for an intensive week exploring the performance arts. We’ll use a range of theater and movement techniques as we work together to create and tell stories. 

We’ll begin…

Monte Carlo Night

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 19, 2018 | Comments Off on Monte Carlo Night

By popular demand, the NEF’s Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament has expanded into Monte Carlo Night that also includes casino games. Whether you are hitting the Blackjack tables, rolling the dice at Craps, spinning the wheel at Roulette or going ALL IN for the Texas Hold’em Tournament, you do not want to miss this event. The…

NCMF Spring Concert on April 7th

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 16, 2018 | Comments Off on NCMF Spring Concert on April 7th

The dazzling Bulgarian pianist, Anna Stoytcheva, makes her Newburyport debut in a varied program featuring two classics of the romantic era by Schumann and Rachmaninoff, the irresistible C Major sonata by Mozart, and Bartok’s quirky “Out of Doors,” a suite of five short movements that range in feel from orchestral to eerily intimate and personal. Ms.…

What Are You Doing to Prevent Harassment in Your Workplace?

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 16, 2018 | Comments Off on What Are You Doing to Prevent Harassment in Your Workplace?

Thursday, April 12, 8:00-10:00 a.m. Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank, 63 State Street, Newburyport       No matter what size your business is, Attorneys Michael Palladino and Maureen Pomeroy provide you with information on ways to address the challenges surrounding sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace. They will explain the latest developments in the law…

Learning Backyard Beekeeping 

By Elisabeth Hurley | February 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Learning Backyard Beekeeping 

Greenbelt Presents Film, Lecture Series in Haverhill, MA. Up close, bees are fascinating creatures that look like visitors from another planet, a prehistoric insect that appeared on earth 60 million years before man.  Without them, there would be no pollination, and the fruits and vegetables we depend on to survive could disappear.  
 
Honey bees, how to…

Food Network Baking Championship

By Elisabeth Hurley | February 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Food Network Baking Championship

Fundraiser to Help Save Hellcat Trail

By Elisabeth Hurley | February 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Fundraiser to Help Save Hellcat Trail

Help save the Hellcat Trail and improve boardwalks on the refuge! Individuals may demonstrate their direct support for the Hellcat Trail and refuge by ordering a new synthetic plank made of recycled materials that is engraved with a name they designate for a donation of $100.  All revenues generated by their donation will be provided to…

13th Annual Newburyport Literary Festival 


By Elisabeth Hurley | February 27, 2018 | Comments Off on 13th Annual Newburyport Literary Festival 


NEWBURYPORT, Mass. – The thirteenth annual Newburyport Literary Festival (NLF) will take place April 27-28, 2018 in various venues throughout downtown Newburyport, Massachusetts. This year the Festival will honor award-winning author Ann Hood. 
 
The Festival’s Opening Ceremony will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, April 27 at the Firehouse Center for the Arts in downtown Newburyport. We’ll talk…

W. Newbury Public Health Dept. Provides Guidance on Sharps Disposal

By Elisabeth Hurley | January 30, 2018 | Comments Off on W. Newbury Public Health Dept. Provides Guidance on Sharps Disposal

Town of West Newbury Health Department Paul Sevigny, Health Agent 381 Main Street West Newbury, MA 01985 West Newbury Public Health Department Provides Guidance on Sharps Disposal WEST NEWBURY — The West Newbury Public Health Department would like to offer guidance and safety tips for residents who are looking to dispose of sharps in a…