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August 3, 2012 Published by sperling

Executive Director, Anita Blackaby is in the Salem News today – this time a quick photo and caption about the recent visit of Lorna Luft, daughter of Judy Garland, who is in town performing at The North Shore Music Theater.

We would like to thank the blogger at Chill Air and Perfume for her recent visit and positive review of The House of the Seven Gables.

To read her post, just click HERE!

We would also like to thank the very willing participants at The Gables’ Heritage Days  story time and old-fashioned lawn game free activities! There were a lot of smiling faces from both participants and staffers at these fun events. Heritage Days events extend through August 12th, so be sure to stop in to take advantage of the free activities still to come:

Friday, Aug. 3 from 1pm-4pm, Come watch the lost art of lace-making in Hooper Hathaway Great Room.

Saturday, Aug. 4 from 1pm-4pm, Free exhibit of five ship models, past and present, with a demonstration of re-rigging a brig of the 19th century in the Hooper Hathaway Great Room.

Sunday, Aug. 5 from 1pm-4pm, Free exhibit of five ship models, past and present, with a demonstration of re-rigging a brig of the 19th century in the Hooper Hathaway Great Room.

Wednesday, Aug. 8 from 1pm-4pm, Take a break from the summer heat. Enjoy free story time at The Gables (children 7 and under). We have an assortment of new and classical stories.

Thursday, Aug. 9  from 1pm-4pm, Experience 17th Century games on our beautiful seaside lawn.

Friday, Aug. 10 from 1pm-4pm, Come watch the lost art of lace-making in Hooper Hathaway Great Room.

Saturday, Aug. 11 from 1pm-4pm, A short slide show of sailing ships abandoned in the Falkland Islands 150 years ago and still intact. Show runs continuously.

Sunday, Aug. 12 from 1pm-4pm, A short slide show of sailing ships abandoned in the Falkland Islands 150 years ago and still intact. Show runs continuously.

For more information on the activities or any upcoming events at The Gables, call us at 978-744-0991.

This post was written by sperling