Volunteer

What makes you happy? Part of what makes us happy is moving out of our little globe once in a while and volunteering in the community. It is easy to find something that stokes your personal fire whether it is for literacy, music, sports, theatre or animals.

We have chosen Habitat for Humanity and Roof Overhead as companions to our magazine and real estate company. Here we will highlight opportunities to volunteer in the region and we will highlight your stories about your volunteer experience.

The Actors Studio Serves Up a Spicy Treat

-Impossible Marriage-, they all are occasionally.  Playing through October 22 at the Actors Studio in the Tannery Marketplace.  Written by Beth Henley, Impossible Marriage is a witty and insightful play full of lush human landscapes. The playwright is best known for her play, Crimes of the Heart, … [Read more...]

Maudslay Park Celebrates Halloween 2017

Maudlay's halloween weekend is October 21 and 22 from 2-4pm. Dragons, Daenerys, Batman and Wonder Woman. Trump, Heffner and Pelosi. Tracking the top costumes each year is an interesting exercise in pop culture trends. Whether you are going to the Hawthorne Hotel or a home party, celebrating with … [Read more...]

2017 Newburyport Fall Festival Brings Scarecrows and Song

She loves him the most....and we just love the autumn weather here in Newburyport.  The North Shore keeps shining through the cooler weather. Cider doughnuts and apple pie at Russell's or Cider Hill? Pumpkins at Tendercrop?  Long walks through the falling leaves in Maudslay?  Football and Turkey … [Read more...]

12th Annual Newburyport Documentary Film Festival in 2017

The 12th annual Newburyport Film Festival will take place from Friday, September 15th, to Sunday, September 17th, at the Firehouse theater and the Screening Room theater. Short films will range from seven minutes to 93 minutes, and will cover topical and true stories that are shaping the world we … [Read more...]

Yankee Homecoming Concerts in Newburyport

If you are from Newburyport, you probably have strong feelings about the annual Yankee Homecoming festival held every August. It gets crowded.  It gets loud.  But there are always moments of pure fun. The nightly concerts are one of the highlights of the week, and they appeal to music lovers … [Read more...]

17th Annual Newburyport Kitchen Tour

The 17th Annual Newburyport Kitchen Tour will showcase some of the City's most admirable culinary temples. Our kitchens have been transformed in the last twenty years from a place of drudgery into a true heart of the home.  Practically speaking, it is one of the best areas to invest money into … [Read more...]

Annual Garden Tour in Greater Newburyport Delights All

2017 marks the 140th anniversary of the Museum of Old Newbury's founding, and the 38th anniversary of its signature garden tour. This weekend-long event taking place June 10 and 11, offers access to a selection of beautiful private gardens throughout the historic Newburys. Start your day at … [Read more...]

Tall Ships Sail Into Newburyport and Boston for 2017

Three tall ships will sail into Newburyport harbor during Maritime Days on May 24-29. They will dock for five days on the waterfront right behind the Custom House Maritime Museum, at 25 Water St.  The ships will be the highlight of the museum’s popular annual event. Last May, the tall ship El … [Read more...]

Spring Tours at Parker River Wild Refuge Newburyport

Earth Day is in April 22 ! Special EARTH DAY Eve Film Screening: Rachel Carson Friday, April 21st, 7 – 9pm Featuring the voice of Mary-Louise Parker as the influential writer and scientist Rachel Carson. An intimate portrait of the woman whose groundbreaking books … [Read more...]

Film Fest Shorts in Newburyport Brighten April

The 2017 Earth Port Film Festival will be on Sunday, April 23, 6pm, at the Firehouse theater in beautiful Newburyport. The festival, now in it’s 6th year, screens short films that tell engaging and inspiring stories of people and communities around the world taking action to address the … [Read more...]

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