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Lynn Out Loud 2016: DiverseCity


If you missed Lynn Out Loud at St. Michael’s Hall last week, you can watch it here!

Lynn Out Loud (LOL) is a peace performance showcase to promote positive talent within the youth in our community. This year’s theme “DiverseCITY” celebrates the many cultures, experiences, struggles, achievements, and dreams that our city embodies. The showcase is presented by Kaya and the Lynn YMCA, with the City of Lynn.

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Today was World Aids Day

12/1/15 – In tonight’s drizzle, a group of people, mostly young, walked from the Lynn Common to the Lynn Museum in an annual event to commemorate World Aids Day. Your LynnHappens photographer was already upstairs at the Lynn Museum for a meeting and intended to leave it a bit early intercept the walk. Unfortunately, the…

Photos of World AIDS Day Commemoration

Groups including Kaya, the Lynn YMCA, Lynn Community Health Center, LYSOA, Lynn Museum, North Shore Community College, Girls, Inc., Healthy Streets and others joined together for a candlelight vigil and march from City Hall to the Lynn Museum Monday night. At the museum there were tables full of resources and HIV prevention related information. Participants…

Video of entire Lynn Out Loud 2014 Performance Showcase

Kaya held it’s annual peace and performance showcase at the Lynn Auditorium on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. “LYNN OUT LOUD – LIVE IT!” featured performances by Kaya of the Lynn YMCA, Ajhanel, Aleka, Amber, Ashaad, Cultura Latina, Elder, Gianni, ITM Step and Dance Team, Justin, Kingsley, Loida, Lynn Dance Project, Maggie, Maherlyn, Merlyn, Rebekah, Sariah,…

Photos from first Lynn Youth Nonviolence Conference (LYNC)

On Friday, August 1st, over a dozen organizations combined forces for LYNC – Lynn Youth Nonviolence Conference at Lynn Classical. To read more, see the original release. The conference featured speakers, a choice of participatory workshops, testimonials from former gang members and a DJ at the end. Kids were also fed throughout the day, and…