Fish Seining Demonstration on the Beach (Trails and Sails)

See and learn about the fishes living in Salem Harbor. At this seining demonstration, Salem Sound Coastwatch staff will drag a large seining net through the water onto the beach. We’ll examine the catch and coastal scientists will talk about marine habitats and the ecology of Salem Sound.

Ropes Mansion Tours

Built in 1727 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Ropes Mansion is recognized as one of New England’s most significant historic structures. Stop by to freely explore the 15 rooms at your own pace. PEM Guides are on hand to answer your questions. The Ropes Mansion Garden is open to the … Continue reading Ropes Mansion Tours

Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Online Virtual Scavenger Hunt Appreciate the beauty of the buildings around you by participating in our scavenger hunt for house styles! Submit through email pictures of residential architectural styles for the duration of Trails and Sails. Prizes will be awarded for capturing a photo of every style. You can find more information, style guides, and … Continue reading Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Online Virtual Scavenger Hunt Appreciate the beauty of the buildings around you by participating in our scavenger hunt for house styles! Submit through email pictures of residential architectural styles for the duration of Trails and Sails. Prizes will be awarded for capturing a photo of every style. You can find more information, style guides, and … Continue reading Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Online Virtual Scavenger Hunt Appreciate the beauty of the buildings around you by participating in our scavenger hunt for house styles! Submit through email pictures of residential architectural styles for the duration of Trails and Sails. Prizes will be awarded for capturing a photo of every style. You can find more information, style guides, and … Continue reading Reading Our Neighborhoods: An Architectural Scavenger Hunt (Trails and Sails)

Salem for All Ages Speaker Series

Because none of us lives forever, “Decision Day,” says Norene Comito Gachignard, is a discussion we MUST have with our family sooner rather than later Join Salem for All Ages this fall for the return of our popular Speaker Series! All Speaker Series events will take place live in the Mayor Jean A. Levesque Community Life Center at … Continue reading Salem for All Ages Speaker Series