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Comic Con is Coming


Summer Commuter Rail Trip – The 2016 annual Boston Comic Con is coming, starting with a costume parade August 4th around Quincy Market at noon. Registration begins 11:30am. Dress up as your favorite superhero or comic book character. This parade is a contest open to the public and judged by cosplay impresario Pat Covey. It will begin…

Girls Inc. To Hold 14th Annual SMART Girls Summit


On Friday, June 10 from 9am to 1pm, Girls Inc. of Lynn will host its 14th annual SMART (Science Math And Relevant Technology) Girls Summit. This career awareness event is aimed at increasing girls’ interest and participation in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), while also building their awareness of the wide range of career…

Central Square Closes to Traffic 4:30pm Today


5/12/16 – Though the event listing for this Raw Art Works event has been in the Happens Calendar a while and a notice was sent to the Downtown Lynn Neighborhood Association email list and facebook page, another notice for those who haven’t had access to those channels is in order, and here it is, courtesy…

Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH May 7th


Raw Art Works to Host Annual BASH: Party with a Purpose Fundraiser Raw Art Works (RAW) will be hosting its annual BASH: Party with a Purpose fundraiser on Saturday May 7th, from 7:30-11:30pm, in their studio and gallery space, 37 Central Square in downtown Lynn. Tickets are available in advance of the event at www.rawartworks.org…

Italian Feast and a Show May 7th


LYSOA (Lynn Youth Street Outreach Outreach Advocacy) has teamed up with Arts After Hours for a special fundraising deal the evening of May 7th that includes an Italian dinner served at the Lynn Museum followed by a performance of The Last Five Years right around the corner in the LynnArts Building. Dinner is 5pm to…