What: A theatrical performance featuring local actors
When: Friday & Saturday, September 23 & 24, 8 p.m.
Where: , 4 Oak St, Wakefield,MA
Why: Local actors perform Brevoort's play about a community's handling of tragedy.
Name: An Evening in Monte Carlo
What: Fundraiser for the Center for Performing Arts
When: Saturday, September 24, 7 p.m.
Where: Sheraton Colonial Boston North Hotel & Conference Center, 1 Audubon Rd, Wakefield, MA
Why: If you're tired of the same old types of fundraisers, head to this one, modeled after casino entertainment with special comedian guest Paul D'Angelo. All proceeds will go towards the Center for Performing Arts.
Name: Linden Tree Coffeehouse 27th Season Opener
What: An Evening with Actor, Singer-Songwriter Ronny Cox
(Star Trek: the Next Generation, Deliverance, over 7 CDs)
When: Saturday, September 24, 8 p.m.
Where: Linden Tree Coffeehouse, 326 Main St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Not your typical coffeehouse, that's for sure.
What: Wakefield Weeknights Meetup
When: Sunday, September 25, 6:00pm
Where: Misono, 82 Newbury St, Peabody, MA
Why: Whether you're hungry and want to eat dinner or playful and want to shoot pool, you're invited.
Name: Live Music
- Weekly on Saturdays and Fridays, 8:30pm–11:30pm, and Sunday Karaoke, 8:30pm
- Weekly on Saturdays and Fridays, 8:30pm, and Sunday, 4:00pm
- Weekly on Saturdays and Fridays, 9:00pm
- Weekly on Saturdays and Fridays, 6:30pm–9:30pm
Why: Go out and enjoy yourself!
Social Gatherings, Community Events, & Charity:
What: Greenwood Wine & Sprits Promotion
When: Friday, September 23, 05:00 pm & Saturday, September 24, 4:00pm-7:00pm
Where: , 969 Main St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Have a free taste and check out Greenwood's large selection.
What: Hazardous Items Disposal
When: Saturday, September 24, 8:00am
Where: , 60 Farm St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Dispose of those items that can't be thrown in the trash. View the event listing for specific items and contact information.
What: Friends of Beebe Library Event
When: Saturday, September 24, 9:00am
Where: , 345 Main St, Wakefield, MA
Why: The Friends of Beebe Library is hosting its last book giveaway of the year. Bibliophiles should mark the date and time.
What: American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
When: Saturday, September 24, 10:00 am
Where: , 99 Lake St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Did you know that approximately 30,000 Americans commit suicide each year? All proceeds will suppor awareness and educational programs dedicated to suicide prevention.
What: Stoneham Theatre Event
When: Saturday, September 24, 12 - 3 p.m.
Where: 387 Lowell St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Enjoy face paint, snacks, games and prizes and even learn a dance routine! Plus, the registration fee for classes is waived when you enroll during open house!
What: Kidcasso Art Studio Event
When: Saturday, September 24, 7:30pm
Where: , 101 Albion St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Receive a chair massage, preview jewelry, create art, and enjoy excellent food and beverage.
What: Foundation for Faces of Children Fundraiser
When: Sunday, September 25, 11:30 am
Where: , 99 Lake St, Wakefield, MA
Why: Come to learn about medical conditions that cause facial disconfiguration and help the kids afflicted with them.
Name: - The Silent Pause
What: A free, open-to-all hour-long meditation session
When: Weekly on Sundays, 5pm
Where:, 326 Main St, Wakefield, MA 01880
Why: You don't need to be a member of the church, practiced in meditation, or commit to anything longer than one session to go. Relax!
What: Holy Hour of Eucharistic Adoration
When: Weekly on Sundays, 7pm—8pm
Where: St. Joseph Church, 173 Albion St, Wakefield, MA 01880
Why: Celebrate your faith through prayer, meditation, and song.
What: Emmanuel Episcopal Church Event
When: Sunday, September 25, 12:00 pm
Where: , 5 Bryant St, Wakefield
Why: All dogs go to Heaven. Or do they? It'd be best to get your animal blessed.