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Lynn Museum Maritime Family Day

Trails and Sails: Lynn Museum Maritime Festival Saturday, September 28, 10am-3pm Enjoy a FREE family day at the Museum while participating in maritime activities and enjoying the ongoing exhibitions. As part of Essex National Heritage Trails and Sails weekend and as a proud participant in Smithsonian Museum Day we invite you to check out our…

Youth Photo Competition for Museum Exhibit

Open to all Lynn Youth 19 and under  1st place: $200                                              2nd place: $100  3rd place: $ 50   Submissions of any work related photos are being accepted from now until October 1st Submit to: director@lynnmuseum.org or mail hard copy to the Lynn Museum at 590 Washington St Please include Name and Contact   Participant…

Patrick Ward, Instrument Maker

      Patrick Ward moved back to Lynn from San Fransisco six months ago to take care of his [redacted], just when he says interest there in his folk art/instruments was taking off. “Two days before I left California, I was a featured artist for an art festival in San Fransisco and had a…

Dalton’s Shoes Reappears

Renovations on Broad Street have revealed an earlier sign – Dalton Shoes. Previous Signs of Lynn C. Bain Storage Warehouse Lynn LUMBER CO. Atlantic Coast Wholesale Traditional Breads Charlie’s Seafood New Angle Glass (With flashing sign picture) Walsh’s Garage Ocean St. Treasures Hines Ben Peralta Shoes Monte’s and You are Here Au Nid du Doré Ghost…

Harry Houdini and Adelaide Herrmann – Time Warner Gallery in LynnArts Saturday

    Harry Houdini and Adelaide Herrmann World’s Greatest Escape Artist—World’s First Great Female Magician Time-Warner Gallery Saturday, June 29, 12 – 2pm   Throughout his career, escape artist Harry Houdini competed head-to-head with magicienne, Adelaide Herrmann. Both magicians performed in Lynn in 1896. While Houdini remains a legend, Adelaide Herrmann, the Queen of Magic,…

Secret Poet Strikes LynnHappens Again

Happens-quarters in Central Square received another gift today. Your editor left the contents intact so that someone else may discover the messages. This phenomenon in Lynn has been picked up recently by North Shore Art Throb, the Item, Poets & Writers (National), and CBS Boston/WBZ (story and audio).     Local coupons from Money Mailer!