Trails & Sails
Discover special places in your backyard from Friday Sept. 17 through Sunday Sept. 26! Be guided through unique landscapes on land and sea, explore historic properties, and take in cultural experiences of all kinds. Find what makes Essex County like nowhere else during Trails & Sails! Visit trailsandsails.org for a list of events around the region.
Architectural Treasure Hunt
Celebrate iconic buildings in Salem’s McIntire Historic District by going on an Architectural Treasure Hunt! Use the answer bank to identify features of the following places: Hamilton Hall, Historic New England’s Phillips House, Pickering House and Salem Athenaeum. At each property, you will find a fact sheet challenging you to identify the building’s architectural details. The fact sheets are at...
Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center Speaker Series: Jim McAllister
Jim McAllister, well-known local historian, author, and teacher, on Salem’s “Unsung Heroes.” While they may not be household names, each of the Salem residents whose stories Jim will tell has made important contributions in their chosen fields, whether that be science, art, industry, literature, horticulture, politics, or philanthropy. Join him as he shines a spotlight on a host of deserving...