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04/11/2019 – Music Bingo at Plum Island Beachcoma!

  Join us for Music Bingo at Plum Island Beachcoma, Thursday, April 11th!   As Music Bingo has become quite a hit on Plum Island, we invite you to join us at Plum Island Beachcoma for ANOTHER fun night of Music Bingo!! Test your knowledge of music and guess that …

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04/11/2019 – How I Brought Peace to the Middle East: A Tragicomedy

David Kaye tells the story of moving his family to Israel for six months to teach on a Fulbright Scholarship at the height of the Arab Spring. With missiles flying and his wife and children kvetching, Kaye had high hopes of settling the turmoil overseas once and for all. This …

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WHAT’S UP DOC? What causes mountain sickness?

Q: What is mountain sickness, and what causes it?A: Although oxygen remains at about 21% of the air we breathe even at high altitudes, the air is “thinner” (less molecules per volume), so the total amount of oxygen we inhale is lower. This means the body becomes relatively oxygen deprived …

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WHAT’S UP DOC? Mountain sickness 2019

By Dr. Jeff Hersh/Daily News CorrespondentQ: What is mountain sickness, and what causes it?A: Although oxygen remains at about 21% of the air we breathe even at high altitudes, the air is “thinner” (less molecules per volume), so the total amount of oxygen we inhale is lower. This means the …

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04/09/2019 – Fly and Light Tackle Striper Fishing on the Merrimack River and Beyond

Tuesday, April 9th at 7:00 pm: Let’s Go Catching: Fly and Light Tackle Striper Fishing on the Merrimack River and Beyond. Captain Skip Montello, Licensed USCG Charter Captain, will lead a discussion and slideshow about the “How, When, and Where” of successful light tackle striper fishing. There will be discussion, …

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04/10/2019 – The History of Shipbuilding in Newburyport

The Newburypor Lions Club will be sponsoring a slide show created and presented by NBPT’s historian Ghlee Woodworth on “The history of shipbuilding in Newburyport “. This will take place at the NPL Program Room on April 10th 2019 at 7:00 PM.  

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04/05/2019 – A Night of Comedy Featuring Joe Yannetty, Mark Scalia, and Carolyn Riley

Joe Yannetty has been a guest on dozens of television shows, and has headlined around the world. Yannetty has appeared at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, Radio City Music Hall in New York City, and the Lincoln Center in Washington DC as well as being a regular on cruise ships. …

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