Monthly Archives: January 2013

Weekend Rundown

Friday, 2/1 1. The Dirty Floorboards play Lazy Dog, 328a Broadway, Wyoma Square, 9pm. 2. High Rock Tower is at O’Brien’s, 829 Boston Street, 9pm. 3. Your LynnHappens editor, “DJ Seth” is at the Sand Bar, 714 Washington Street, 9pm, with a variety of rock from the 60’s until now, with a heavy emphasis on…

New Group for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren at LHAND

  A newly formed free support group for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren will meet the first and third Thursday of the month at Lynn Housing Authority Community Room located at 10 church street in Lynn. The support group will meet from 9:30 – 11:30 and be facilitated by a social worker. The mission of the Grandparent…

EXTRAS for Creative Reuse Saturday Family Workshops

      EXTRAS for Creative Reuse was recently awarded a grant through the Lynn Cultural Council, partially funding their Saturday Family Workshops. Each project is replicable at home or in the classroom, is designed to engage families in the art making process together, integrates literature or storytelling, the arts, and environmental science, and most…

GLSS and Housing Authority Launch Workshop for Adults of Any Age with Ongoing Health Conditions, Starting Feb 12

  Ongoing health conditions—including cancer, heart disease, fibromyalgia, arthritis, diabetes, and many other conditions can affect almost every aspect of your personal and professional life. In just six meetings, trained leaders and participants share strategies and skills that can improve quality of life. “My Life, My Health” is one name for the evidence-based program developed…

Go Out Loud to Legal Seafood

Go Out Loud has also held several events in Lynn, including at the Blue Ox, Lynnway Sportscenter, and Lucky Strike. The organization returns to Lynn on February 3rd for Beyoncé Bowl XLVII at Northern Nights, 649 Lynnway. From the invitation: “Spend Super Bowl Sunday with Go Out Loud in celebration of the next halftime show…

Opening Reception at LynnArts for “Take Your Best Shot” Saturday, Jan 26

      Opening Reception: Saturday, January 26th, 2-4 PM     Featuring artwork by: Nigel Andrade, Zach Benson, Gerrit Bradley, Kirsten Casey,  Marilyn Cloran, Dharma E. Cortes, Leslie Courtemanche, Allison Freitas, Natalia Gavryshko, Peter Grimshaw, Matt Guillory, Gladys Hildago, Bob Hesse, Eaden Huang, Wilson Hunt, Bridget Jourgensen, Susan Kauder, David LaChapelle, Rosemie Leyre, Nadine…

Weekend Rundown

Friday, 1/25 1. Dave Simmons, Jeff Pearlstein, and Mickey Boudreau play 157 Walnut Street Cafe at 8:30pm. 2. Lois Lane & The Daily Planets are at Foul Play, 159 Lewis Street, 9pm. 3. DJ Seth is back at the Sand Bar with a variety of rock and roll – old, newish, indie, punk, pop, garage,…

Connery Ice Rink Announces the 2013 FMC Ice Sports Skaters Scholarship

The Connery Ice Rink, operated by recreational facility management company, FMC Ice Sports, announces the 2013 FMC Ice Sports Skaters Scholarship. Developed in 1993 to assist students who demonstrate excellence on and off the ice, the Skaters Scholarship has since awarded over $300,000 to 360 well deserving high school seniors who are active in ice…