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Toastmasters (Updated)

Meets second and fourth Wednesday night of each month from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at the Holloway's at the Black Swan. Develop your speaking and leadership skills. Ace a job interview. Ignite your career. membership not needed to check it out.

 

Calling All Singers

Students are invited to join a special chorus group that will perform God Bless America at a professional hockey game in January. We need to know which children would like to perform by November 11. Details The Manchester Monarchs are a professional hockey team in Manchester, NH. January 17 is the biggest night for the Monarchs -- it's LA Kings night. The Monarchs will honor the Stanley Cup Champions and give away Alex Martinez bobbleheads to the first 2,500 attendees. We will have great seats in the Monarchs gold section, right near the ice. Normally $31.50, members of the Georgetown Community will get tickets for $20. Everyone in the district is invited to attend the game. Details on how to get tickets coming soon. If your child would like to sing, please sign up by November 11 here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4ea4ad29abfe3-chorus

 

Teen Open Studios

The Scala Art Center has created teen open studios. Starting October 2014! Fridays 2:30- 5:00pm Saturdays 11:30-4:00pm. We want to creates an environment where local teen artists can have use of an art studio also to have positive role models and inspiration around them. The teens can work together on collaborative projects plus an assortment of their own individual art projects . It also allows the students to get their work displayed and noticed. We here at Scala Art Center want the local teens to have a chance to express their inner artist. We will supply the space, inspiration and some of the art supplies. They supply the creative energy!

 

New Music Store Supports Our Schools

Clemenzi Music is a new music store in town and they donate 10% of any profits on merchandise sales to the Georgetown School System.

 

CD/DVD Recycling

The Georgetown Girl Scouts are recycling CDs and DVDs. You can bring them to the Georgetown Peabody Library and place them in the green collection boxes. You can read about why recycling CDs and DVDs is important here.

 

Georgetownopoly

The PTA is now selling a Georgetown customized monopoly game. For information on the game and how to purchase it read the flyer here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest updates: October 30, 2014 - this page and calendar

 

New in pictures, Freshman Football, Donohoe Road Race, Public Safety Open House, High School Football, PTA River Cruise, GMHS Music Program Car Wash, Links for Learning, and September 11th Remembrance

 

We have a new videos page with HD videos from the Donohoe Road Race.

 

Events for the next 30 days

See our calender page for events out to June 2015

 

Friday, October 31st - Halloween - Trick or Treating 5:00pm to 7:00pm.

 

Sunday, November 2nd (new date due to rain forecaast for Saturday)

Horribles Parade, line up 1:30pm at the GMHS, parade to American Legion Park at 2:00pm. Party in American legion Park from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. Celebrate the season at the Horribles Parade The Horribles Parade is one of the most anticipated events of the fall season. Families march together from the Georgetown Middle High School to the American Legion Park. The parade is complete with music, food, a costume contest, and fun at the park. Join the PTA and Parks and Recreation. We need a few volunteers to help with the parade, costume contest, and cake pop table. Please sign up to help out! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C4EA5A92DA3FB6-horribles/11382293 Read the flyer here.

 

Tuesday, November 4th - River Rival Wrestling Open Mat Night, Intro to Youth Wrestling / sign-up, Perley Gym, 6:00pm to 7:00pm. Any kids interested in the sport of wrestling or looking to find out more about the sport are invited to swing by and participate in/watch a mini- practice. Multiple coaches will be in attendance to answer questions for both children and adults. Kids looking to participate should wear shorts, t-shirt and a pair of socks, no street shoes allowed on the mat.

 

Friday, November 7th (New Date) - Music Parents Auction, The Black Swan, 6:30pm to 11:00pm. Cost: $100, book:$19.95, registration deadline Friday Oct. 31st Contact: Sue Miller at (978) 430 0886 powerofattraction10@gmail.com. Learn the history and healing techniques of Reiki. Use the energy force that is in all living things to find peace and healing within. This is an introductory level one Reiki training. You will receive your First Degree Reiki certification. The class will cover the Japanese and Western history of Reiki including the Gakkai and the JRT techniques, as well as Takata’s history and the development of Western Reiki. You will receive your Reiki I attunement and practice how to use Reiki. The teacher Susan Miller is a Reiki Master/ Teacher in the Usui Reiki Healing Arts. Susan is also a Registered Karuna Reiki I & II Practitioner, Akashic Records Certified Advanced Practitioner, and Master Teacher in Magnified Healing.

 

Saturday, November 8th - Get your Reiki I Certification, 10:00am to 5:00pm at the Scala Art Center.

 

Saturday, November 8th - Get Your Kicks Comedy Show The funniest night of comedy to exclusively support soccer in Georgetown you’ll ever see! A fun filled event featuring two nationally recognized funny men, door prizes, a 50-50 raffle and more! Don't miss this opportunity to see top notch comedy in your back yard and share some laughs with your friends. Essex Room at the Black Swan • 6:30-9:30pm Tickets $25 each Please make checks out to the Georgetown Athletic Association. For tickets, please visit georgetownsoccer.com or email Josh (GYSA Dir. of Communication) at joshua@joshuagreenblatt.com. Tickets are also available at Pomodori Restaurant at 42 Central St. Cash or checks accepted at the counter.

 

Sunday, November 11th - the GMHS Cheerleaders will be holding a Dana Farber benefit in honor of local resident Owen Knizak who has brain cancer. Details are still being finalized but some of the school athletes have pledged to come shave their head and there will be music by DJ Scott Jones. The event will be from 11:00am to 2:00pm.

 

Friday, November 14th - THE V.E.T. Event (Veterans Everywhere Thank you) Comedy Night / Fundraiser at the Black Swan, 6:00pm to 11:00pm with proceeds going to Veterans Northeast Outreach Center Tickets - $50, Live Auction, Raffles, Hors D’Oeuvres, Cash Bar and a Comedy Show featuring Brad Mastrangelo, Christine Hurley, Sal Votano, and Joe Espy performing. Music by NuImage Entertainment! Please call the Functions Sales Office for tickets!! (978) 352-7926 x2050

 

Saturday, November 15th - Wool Appliqué Class, Georgetown Peabody Library Join Vicki Murphy for a wool appliqué class at the library, 11:30am. Vicki will bring all the supplies for the class and attendees will leave with a kit to finish a small project from the class! Attendees do not need any experience or special talent to try appliqué. Registration is required as space is limited! Please call the library (978-352-5728) or come in to sign up.

 

Saturday, November 15th - Jin Shin Jyutsu Physio-Philosophy self-help workshop presented by Joan H. Wolf, L.M.T., 9:00am TO 1:00pm, 22 Pleasant St.  Cost: $50 new students, $40 review students. You can download the flyer here.

 

Saturday, November 15th - PTA Holiday Fair, Perley, 9:00am to 3:00pm. There is something for everyone at the Georgetown Holiday Fair. Do some holiday shopping, enjoy music and food, take a stroll down the cookie walk, visit Granny's attic, check out the staff bakery, and get your groove on. Kids can enjoy getting their faces painted, creating masterpieces in the Elf craft room, and taking pictures with Santa. Over 40 vendors will fill up the Perley school. Contact Heidi Begin, beginh@georgetown.k12.ma.us

 

Tuesday, November 18th - St. Mary's Women's Club Annual Live and Silent Auction fundraiser and Raffle Table, at St. Mary's church hall on Andover St, Georgetown. Doors open at 6:00 pm and bidding starts at 6:30 pm. Small household items, gift certificates, books, jewelry, Christmas items, and raffle gift baskets. Free admission and refreshments will be served. Bargains and fun for all.