Welcome March at Fairy Day at Nunan Florist & Greenhouse on Saturday!  Bring your favorite little one(s) and help them make a fairy garden or enchanted forest of their very own.  There will be a fairy snack, photos with a real fairy, stories, a singalong and even fairy wings or an elf hat for your child to bring home!  Saturday from 10:00-11:30 am.  https://nunans.com/events/fairy-day/

 

Get a jump on St. Patrick’s Day and start celebrating this weekend!  The Wilmington Tewksbury Chamber of Commerce hosts “Music Bingo Bash” - a St. Patty’s Day party Friday night from 7-11 at the Aleppo Shriner’s Auditorium in Wilmington.  Enjoy your favorite music, sing along, dance and win prizes!  Details at info@wilmingtontewksburychamber.org

 

Tour the historic Searles School building and Chapel in Windham, NH on Saturday at 2:00 pm.  If you’re lucky you may even be able to pull the ropes and ring the bell.  The Gothic Revival property was designed by famous architect Henry Vaughan, and served as a school until the early 1970s.  Threatened with demolition, the property was saved and is now on the National Register of Historic Places.  https://searleschapel.com/history/

 

Learn about the importance of the Soil Web to healthy and sustainable gardens.  Peter Bottomley from Coast of Maine speaks at the Garden School Series at Rolling Green Nursery in Greenland, NH at 10:30 am on Saturday.  In addition, you’ll hear about different organic soil blends and how and when to use them.  After the class you can check out the garden store! https://rollinggreennursery.com/

 

Bring the kids to the Family Full Worm Moon Hike at the Crane Wildlife Refuge in Ipswich.  Just the name alone will appeal to kids!  The hike is 2-2 ½ miles and goes up and down the soft sand dunes, where you’ll see the earthworm casts that invite the robins back for the spring.   Saturday from 5:30-7:30 pm - the weather is supposed to be perfect!  http://www.thetrustees.org/

 

Find everything you need for baby at the NSVE Baby Show at the Holiday Inn in Peabody.  Saturday from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Local vendors, crafters and service providers will be on hand to help you choose gifts and necessities, as well as find some things for yourself and maybe win a raffle prize or giveaway. https://northshorevendorevents.com/2020-baby-show

 

Enjoy some music of the season at the Friends’ Concert Series at Memorial Hall Library in Andover.  You have the chance to see (and hear) The Kelly Girls, one of the most entertaining Celtic bands in New England.  Their rousing renditions of songs and tunes rooted in the Celtic traditions of Ireland, Scotland, Canada and America, along with captivating harmonies and instrumentation lend to their signature sound.  Check it out!  Sunday at 2:30 pm.  https://mhl.org/concerts

 

Saturday will be a great night to go to the Peabody Pop-Up Ice Bar as it won’t be super cold!  Meet up with friends, family and strangers who may become friends while you dance to the tunes of DJ Rick.  The fun takes place on the courthouse plaza in downtown Peabody.   And of course there will be food trucks and drinks available from several vendors.  Saturday at 6:00 pm.  

 

Sunday from 1-3 pm is the 9th Annual Patriot Place Chili Cookoff!  Taste test chili from 9 Patriot Place restaurants.  Will your ratings match the judges’ choice?  Just $5 admission and kids 5 and under are free!  Do you think #12 likes chili?  

 

Open Houses!  We have several new properties that hit the market this week.  Come check them out!  For a list of properties and open house times, just let us know and we will happily provide one.