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Lynn Museum clocked in over 600 visitors Friday

7/23/17 The Lynn Museum (Lynn Museum/LynnArts) joined with 85 other institutions across the commonwealth participating in Free Fun Fridays, thanks to a partnership with the Highland Street Foundation. Visitors were greeted at the entrance by board members and staff, who reported that not only were there many first time visits from Lynn residents, but folks…

Beyond Walls Photo Dump 7-18-17

Here’s photos of Beyond Walls Mural Festival progress as of yesterday. The first set below were taken with an antique Leica 90mm lens adapted to a modern digital camera – with flaws in the old lens coating and all – for a bit of a different look. Be sure to check out Sway at LynnHappens…

Beyond Walls Artists Treated to Dinner

7/14/17  Soraya Cacici of Nest Forward Realty threw a dinner/bash for Beyond Walls Lynn artists and staff last night at the historic Capitol Diner in downtown Lynn. Over the last couple of days, with slight weather interruptions, Boston Painters IUPAT Local 939 has been been offering free labor to prep the walls downtown. Volunteers have…

Farmer’s Market Season Has Begun

7/13/17 The Food Project Farmer’s Markets got going this week, Wednesday in West Lynn by the Community Path on Western Ave. (next to Celley’s, McCarthy Glass), and today in Central Square. The West Lynn Market is new this year and runs 2pm to 6pm. Check the listings in the Happens Calendar. The Central Square Market…

Library Summer Reading Program Underway!

Lynn Public Library 2017 Summer Reading Program From the Lynn Public Library – To register for the Summer Reading Program you must visit the library to receive your free Summer Reading Packet which includes; reading log, pencil, bookmark, book bag, and schedule of events. Registration is required for all programs.  Please call 781.595.0567 ext 110 …