President Obama says goodbye to Nelson Mandela

Pictire of President Obama

President Obama spoke about social capital and ways in which Nelson Mandela impacted a world of people and ideals at the service honoring the late leader.  Click here to see the video. 

Farmstand at Ingalls School

Repeats every week on December every Monday until Mon Dec 30 2013 .
Mon, 12/16/2013 - 1:30pm - Mon, 12/30/2013 - 3:00pm
Mon, 12/23/2013 - 12:00am - Mon, 01/06/2014 - 1:30am
Mon, 12/30/2013 - 12:00am - Mon, 01/13/2014 - 1:30am
Ingalls School Farmstand

Fresh produce and goods are only a few steps away at the Ingalls School Farmstand proudly serving the town of Lynn every Monday through the month of December. The stand is in operation at 1 Collins St Terrace and is easily accesibble from the Commuter Rail and/or the T and buses. For more information about the Market as well as the Food Project click here.

Ingalls School
1 Collins St Terrace
Lynn, MA

Yoga Fridays

Fri, 12/13/2013 - 1:00pm - Fri, 12/27/2013 - 2:00pm
Yoga pose

Every Friday through the month of December the Lynn museum will be offering $10.00 Yoga sessions from 1-2pm. The sessions will be located on the 1st floor of the Gallery. This is a great way to meet other liked minded people and relax in a non-competitive environment. Stop by soon and Namaste!

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

An image of Martin Luther King Jr. with a quote by him.

On January 20th, 2014 the MLK Day of Service will be an opportunity for residents of the Lynn community and surrounding areas to take part in volunteering their time and energy in making this community the best it can be. For information on how you can be involved contact the Volunteer Coordinator Dorwenda Bynum-Lewis at

MediClerk Training Program

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Training will be available for those interested in pursuing an entry-level career in the health care profession. Information sessions are mandatory to apply so call 978-354-2499for application information. 



Thursday, November 14, 2013- 9:30 am

Wednesday, December 4, 2013- 9:30 am

Wednesday, December 18, 2013- 9:30 am

Wednesday, January 8, 2014- 9:30 am

Tuesday, January 21, 2014- 9:30 am

Tuesday, February 11, 2014- 9:30 am


The MediClerk program is designed to provide the skills necessary to succeed in an administrative position in the healthcare field. Courses offered during each 13-week session include:

·      Medical Terminology and Medical Keyboarding

·      Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook/Explorer

·      Business Communications and Medical Office Procedures

·      Professional Success and Job Search Skills

·      Six job-shadows and a two-week internship


Classes take place Monday-Friday, 8:45am-3:00pm at the Salem Campus of North Shore Medical Center.

MediClerk participants must be North Shore residents who:

·      Have attended a MediClerk Information Meeting

·      Have a high school diploma or GED

·      Are available for the duration of the entire 13-week session

·      Have computer and typing experience (20 words per minute preferred)

·      Are able to pass a Criminal Offender Record Investigation (CORI)

Tuition assistance is available on a sliding scale

MediClerk is currently accepting applications for the Spring 2014 session.

For more information regarding the MediClerk program, upcoming school schedule, or informational open house meetings, please call 978-354-2128 or visit the WellSpring Website.

Food for Fines returns to Lynn Public Library

An image of Lynn Library

Lynn Public Library is currently holding a Food for Fines program. Up until December 12th the library will let you return overdue materials and pay off your fines with canned or non-perishable goods. 1 item is worth $1 (not for materials, for fines only). All goods will be donated to My Brother’s Table.

Lynn residents protest over evictions

Click here to read more about the protestors fighting to overturn evictions in Lynn

An Evening of Bubbly Bliss

An Evening of Bubbly Bliss 

Thursday, September 12, 7-9pm

Lynn Museum 

590 Washingtons Street, Lynn

Delicious, delectable, divine…what’s not to love about sparkling wine? But there’s a world of bubbly out there beyond Champagne! Many countries produce sparkling wines of outstanding quality. You are invited to an evening of sipping and learning about these various styles. Maia Gosselin, the owner of Sip Wine Education and an expert in all things bubbly, will lead everyone as they sip and sample a range of 6 sparklers Cava to Cremant to Champagne! Light appetizers will be served. Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the door.

For more information, click here. 

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