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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…

Photos from Meet the Artists event at Museum

7/16/17 It was a pretty full house at the Lynn Museum Saturday night for a Beyond Walls Mural Festival event open to the public to meet with some of the visiting artists currently at work downtown. There was a panel consisting of artists Georgia Hill, Fonki and Angurria along with Founder and Executive Director Al…

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…

Beyond Walls Mural Festival Officially Begins Tomorrow

The Beyond Walls Lynn Mural Festival officially begins tomorrow and ends with the Beyond Walls / Rock the Block Festival, a party planned along with the Downtown Lynn Cultural District, on Mt. Vernon Street July 22nd. Beyond Walls web Beyond Walls facebook Beyond Walls twitter Beyond Walls instagram Mural Festival artists and locations are on this…

Photos: ECCO Juneteenth March for Racial Justice

6/20/17 Essex County Community Organization – ECCO – organized a march Monday for Juneteenth, calling for racial justice on the anniversary of the end of slavery. Marchers met at Zion Baptist Church (about to celebrate 115 years) and walked to Red Rock Park, where they held a rally, and then to the First Church in…