What's Up Wakefield? October 15
Benefit concert for PAWS of Wakefield Oct. 27, featuring original Shirelles lead singer and Rock 'N Roll Hall of Fame inductee Shirley Alston Reeves.
Good morning. Here are some things knowing in Wakefield this Monday, October 15, 2012.
Benefit For Homeless Pets: Many of you may have seen the columns that run each weekend on local Patch.com websites highlighting the various pets that Wakefield-based nonprofit group PAWS has available for adoption. This Saturday, Oct. 27, there’s a benefit concert for PAWS at Kowloon on Route 1 in Saugus featuring Shirley Alston Reeves, original Shirelles lead singer and a 1996 Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame inductee. For reservations, call 781-233-0077 and mention PAWS for preferred seating. Tickets are $30 and include the concert, not food or beverages. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m.
Town Meeting In Lynnfield: Wakefield’s fall town meeting is still a month away, but Lynnfield’s is tonight. Here’s a look at what the town is voting on tonight, assuming a quorum shows up. Note one proposal regarding fingerprinting for those who get certain types of peddlers licenses, etc.
Haunted Evening: This Thursday, October 18th at Harrington’s Restaurant, it’s a Haunted Evening benefit for the Beebe Library. Join host Gary Manley of Radio NightFall and other members of NightFall Paranormal for a presentation on their experiences as paranormal investigators. The program begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 at Holiday Travel and at WakefieldRotaryClub.org, or $15 at the door. All proceeds will benefit the library. Event hosted by Wakefield Rotary Club. For more information go to WakefieldRotaryClub.org or call 781-245-5131.
Weather: The National Weather Service forecast for Wakefield finds a chanc of showers between now and tonight. After that, the skies are looking pretty clear for the rest of the week, at least until Friday.
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