Newburyport – News Releases and Updates

Save the Dates for MassDevelopment

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 29, 2018 | Comments Off on Save the Dates for MassDevelopment

How to Support Inclusive Local Economies April 4, 2018 (9:30 am – 2 pm) Lawrence, MA Inclusive local economies create jobs and provide wealth-building opportunities for the different populations who live and work in the community. These types of economies are often better able to withstand market shifts and disruptions. There are critical ways in…

Celebrate National Volunteer Week

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Celebrate National Volunteer Week

Celebrate National Volunteer Week Connecting Volunteers to the Organizations that Need Their Help! April 15-21 is National Volunteer Week! During National Volunteer Week, we celebrate the impact of volunteer service and the power of those who come together to tackle tough challenges, and build stronger, more vibrant communities. To make it easy for volunteers to…

Chamber Pot Raffle Winners!

By Elisabeth Hurley | March 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Chamber Pot Raffle Winners!

Greater Newburyport Chamber of Commerce & Industry Announces 2018 Chamber Pot Raffle Winners Newburyport, MA – The Chamber Pot Drawing was held Tuesday, March 27th at Brick & Ash in Newburyport. Over 200 people attended and enjoyed southern themed music, food and specialty drinks as well as 13 different silent auction items to bid on.…

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