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ADULT ENRICHMENT BEAUPORT MANSION

COGSWELL’S GRANT

Date: Tuesday, Jan. 15 Time: 10 a.m. Place: The Phillips House, 34 Chestnut St. Fee: Free Age: 55 and older Join Historic New England staff for a virtual tour of Historic New England’s crown jewel property — the Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House. Learn about the life of an early interior decorator and his eclectic styles, as well as historic preservation through the years. Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration required; sign up at the Senior Center, 978-744-0924.

Date: Tuesday, March 12 Time: 10 a.m. Place: Phillips House, 34 Chestnut St. Fee: Free Age: 55 and older Join Historic New England staff for a lecture based on the unique collection of boxes found at Cogswell’s Grant in Essex. Through the years, Nina Fletcher Little, who once lived in the home, collected hundreds of boxes and wrote a book that explored their uses and styles over the centuries. Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration required, sign up at the Senior Center, 978-744-0924.

THE STEIKIONIS FAMILY OF NEWBURY

WRITERS GROUP

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 12 Time: 10 a.m. Place: The Phillips House, 34 Chestnut St. Fee: Free Age: 55 and older Join Historic New England staff for a look at life of Jacob and Dorothy Stekionis, immigrants from Lithuania, who lived at the SpencerPierce-Little Farm for much of the 20th century and raised three daughters there. This talk highlights the immigrant experience and the point of view of a working family. Light refreshments will be served. Pre-registration required; sign up at the Senior Center, 978-744-0924.

Date: Tuesdays, Oct. 2, Nov. 6, Dec. 4 Time: 1 to 2:30 p.m. Place: Senior Center, 5 Broad St. Tell your stories, whether they’re made up or real. Members meet to share their experiences through the written word, handwritten or printed. Comments and critique may be solicited, but are not required. No previous writing experience is necessary. Instructor: Linda Conrad

2012-13 Fall & Winter Salem Rec Booklet  
2012-13 Fall & Winter Salem Rec Booklet  

The Salem Park, Recreation & Community Services Booklet offers readers a look at all the events and programs that the department offers.

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