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Tucks Candies, Fine Chocolates & Fudge
The Tuck family owned & operated candy and gift shop has been producing fresh made candies & chocolates in Rockport Mass since 1929. Visit the Rockport location on Cape Ann only 1 hour north of Boston for great gift ideas, fine chocolates, candy, old fashioned fudge, salt water taffy & more.
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About Lawrence
Lawrence Massachusetts is located 25 miles north of Boston just off of Route 495. Built in the 1840's and planned as the nation's first industrial city and testimony to this concept are the massive mill buildings that line the Merrimack River, the striking clock and bell towers and the awesome Great Stone Dam.

The strength of the harnessed Merrimack River and its canals served to fuel the Lawrence mills that produced textiles for the American and European markets. The city was a world leader in production of cotton and woolen textiles by the early 20th century.

Lawrence has always been a multi ethnic and multi cultural city with a high proportion of foreign born residents thereby giving it the name "The Immigrant City". Waves if immigrants coming to Lawrence to work in the mills beginning in the Late 1800's and continuing to the present day have made Lawrence truly a home to everyone,

Today, Lawrence remains an urban center in which 35% of its economy is still based of manufacture. The city is still a hub of textile, apparel and shoe companies such as Malden Mills, KGR, Grieco Brothers, New Balance and Cardinal Shoe. Combined with its affordable space and convenient location, newer companies in technology, health care, and manufacturing have chosen to locate in Lawrence.

Lawrence offers recreational, historical and cultural attractions along with people committed to living and working in a safe environment. The city boasts sailing on the Merrimack, Heritage State Park, art exhibitions and a wide range of cultural activities such as ethnic festivals that celebrate Lawrence's diversity and rich heritage.

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EMERGING LEADERS: Changing the Educational Paradigm

As educational leaders attempt to improve the state of public education in cities like Lawrence, it is imperative that the largest stake holders of local education reform, the community members, are involved in the conversation.

This event provides young professionals in the private, non-profit, and government sectors with a chance to voice their thoughts and interests with regard to ongoing reform efforts within the Lawrence public school system.

Join us for a discussion about how educational leaders are reforming local education and how YOU can be part of the solution.

Following the discussion, attendees will have the opportunity to network with fellow educators and area professionals over light beverages and hors d’oeuvres.


This event is FREE for all GLYPN Members & Educators. Educators please bring a work ID.

All other attendees will be asked to  pay a $10 cover charge. 


Confirmed Speakers:

- Dr. Vanessa Calderon-Rosado, Member of the MA Board of Elementary and Secondary Education & Chief Executive Officer of Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion (IBA)

- Lou Bernieri, Director of Andover Bread Loaf Teacher Network, Phillips Academy

... Other speakers pending confirmation. We appreciate your patience. 

When: May 28, 2015 6 PM to May 28, 2015 9 PMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Thu, 28 May 2015 18 )
Michael Sweet of Stryper

When: Jun 19, 2015 6 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: $20.00 - $25.00 (Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18 )
Slateface- Buckcherry
Slateface opening for Buckcherry!

When: May 31, 2015 12 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 12 )
One Time Mountain- Buckcherry

When: May 31, 2015 12 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 12 )
BlackLight SunRise- Buckcherry
2nd Annual Rock the Block. All day outdoor event. Buckcherry headlining, plus many other bands. More info in link: HIT US UP FOR TICKETS TO THIS EVENT

When: May 31, 2015 12 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 12 )
PASION POR TI + Noche de Adoracion
Oct. 17, 2015 Lugar: Iglesia Evangelica Hispana 61A Warren St Lawrence, MA 01840 ---------------------- Horario: Conferencia 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Almuerzo para Pastores/Lideres 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Noche de Adoración 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM ---------------------- Costos: $30/Persona (Incluye Conferencia y Noche De Adoracion) -- Dia del evento sera $35 Almuerzo para Pastores y Lideres (Preguntas y Respuesta) $10 Noche De Adoracion: $5

When: Oct 17, 2015 8 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sat, 17 Oct 2015 08 )
Douglas County Democrats Happy Hour

When: Jun 2, 2015 5 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Tue, 02 Jun 2015 17 )
Race of Love (Mothers Day Race) 13.1/10k/5k/1k Virtual Run, Challenges & Extra Medals

When: May 26, 2015 12 AM to May 26, 2015 12 AMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Tue, 26 May 2015 00 )
MHS Class of 2005: 10 Year Reunion
Ten years ago we left our Ranger lives behind and graduated. A lot of time has passed since our days of Turkey Tossing and Turkey Slopping. Let's get together and catch up...Join us for a night of food, drinks, dancing, and fun! Your ticket includes light appetizers, dessert, coffee, and entertainment. Alcohol is not included, however a cash bar will be available all evening. We'd love to meet your plus one! Bring your spouse, boyfriend, girlfriend, partner, best friend, mom, grampa - the more the merrier! Although we love your super cute kids, it's best that you let them have fun with the babysitter. This is an adult only party. Dress is cocktail attire. Cameras and yearbooks welcome. ****** Need a place to stay? The Springhill Suites by Marriott in Andover has two room types with special discounts just for us! Rooms are available from Friday, June 26th through Sunday, June 28th. Book by June 8th to receive the discounted rate! King Suites: $109/night plus taxDouble/Double Suites: $109/night plus tax ******Tickets are available beginning on BLACK FRIDAY, November 28th, at the pre-sale price of $50.00! Ticket price increases to $60.00 on April 1, 2015. Get your tickets early! Reunion Full-Price - $60.00 Reunion Pre-Order - $50.00

When: Jun 27, 2015 7 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: $50.00 - $60.00 (Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19 )
Rock The Block Music Festival featuring Buckcherry / Blind By Noon / Leaving Eden
When: May 31, 2015 12 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: $29.50 (Sun, 31 May 2015 12 )
Leaving Eden- Buck Cherry
W/ Buck Cherry

When: May 31, 2015 11 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 11 )
Katie O'Brien

When: May 23, 2015 8 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sat, 23 May 2015 20 )
Comprehensive Data Set (CDS) Overview Part 1 - June 23rd, 2015
CDS Overview Part 1 - Training - Introduction to the CDS  (5.5 hour training) Basic Introduction to the CDS which creating, edit timeframe, linked fields, icons, layouts, features, Sections AA, BB, CC, A (Assessment), B (Cognitive/Memory), C (Hearing), D (Vision), E, F, I, J (Medical Conditions) , K, L, M (Dental), N, O (Environment), Q (Medications), R, Nutrition Module, Nursing Nodule and Narrative. Presentation materials provided including CDS Manual. Training time includes break time and a 30 minute lunch break (no lunch provided).  Attendees are encouraged to allow enough time for parking.  Training scheduled to start promptly at 9:30 am.  Attendees bringining laptops are encouraged to arrive 15-20 minutes early for internet connectivity. Training Room is located on the 4th floor, parking is located in the back of the building.  It is not neccessary for attendees to print the event ticket sent by email.  

When: Jun 23, 2015 9 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Tue, 23 Jun 2015 09 )
Workforce Training Fund Information Session - Lawrence
With funding from the WTFP, you can train workers in a wide array of skill sets, including, but not limited to:   Improving workers' English language proficiency to enhance safety and productivity on the job Training employees in new production methods to remain competitive Developing the leadership skills of managers and supervisors At this 2-hour event, you will learn about the four main types of grants businesses can receive for incumbent worker training: General Program Training Grants - including Consortium Grants Express Program Training Grants Technical Assistance Grants Regional Training Capacity Pilot Program   The overview will cover the features and benefits of each program, the amount of available funding, and how to apply. For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, visit

When: Jun 25, 2015 9 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09 )
TAZ'S ANGELS @ Rio Night Club

Friday May 29th

#SupremeHosts & #RioFridays presents

Taz's Angels return to #RioFridays @ Rio Night Club in Lawrence MA

If you came to the last Party we had wit Taz's Angels then you already know this will be the party to be at..

Come Party with all the Angels, @AshleyMartelle  @TazsAngel_AB    @KinkyIsSoFly  @CatDaGreat  @LeenaSayed_

Music by Dj Gera & Dj Coroking

21+ Event. Proper Dress Required

Doors open @ 9pm , Party till 2:AM

for more info & VIP Reservations text 978-569-4113 or 978-390-9830

Rio Night Club

9 Appleton St

Lawrence MA

When: May 29, 2015 9 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: 20.0 (Fri, 29 May 2015 21 )
Lone Wolf James- Sygnal To Noise- Buckcherry
Rock The Block Music Fest with Buckcherry

When: May 31, 2015 8 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 20 )
The Molly Maguires

When: May 29, 2015 8 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Fri, 29 May 2015 20 )
Kip Winger
with Stomping Melvin
Kip Winger, the multi-platinum recording artist, may be known best for his success with Winger and his early days as a bass player with Alice Cooper. However the range and scope of his musical journey can be more fully experienced in his solo albums, This Conversation Seems Like A Dream, Songs From The Ocean Floor, From The Moon To The Sun and his most recent composition Ghosts for string orchestra, piano and harp.In 1995, after his hugely successful run with Winger, Kip built a studio in the hills of Santa Fe, New Mexico and started writing and producing music without limits. "It was incredibly freeing to connect to music without any preconceived ideas about what it needed to be or what niche it needed to fill." It is in Kip's solo work that he has been able to exercise the breadth of his talents as a composer. London's Classic Rock Magazine called him "one of the most gifted composers and arrangers in the rock genre" and praised his "compulsion to experiment."Over the years, Kip has continued to pursue his interest in composition. He patterned his course of study after the intensive one-on-one relationships favored by many composers. He sought out such masters as Edgar Grana, who holds a Masters from Juilliard and currently teaches composition at the School of Visual Arts in New York City; University of New Mexico Professor of Theory and Composition, Richard Hermann; and Professor Michael Kurek from the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University. Professor Kurek has praised him for his "great ear and innate musical sensitivity" resulting in "beautifully crafted phrases and nuance."Aside from his powerful solo acoustic shows and touring with Winger, Kip was the lead singer for the Alan Parsons Live Project. He has performed or recorded with the likes of Alice Cooper, Mark Farner, Roger Daltrey, Neal Schon and Bob Dylan.The fifth studio album, KARMA by Winger, was released in November 2009 and made the top 10 best lists of 2009 in virtually every rock website and magazine.The Tucson Symphony Orchestra became the first orchestra to perform a C F Kip Winger composition with the world premiere of Ghosts in the MasterWorks Chamber Orchestra Series in the 2009/10 season. The San Francisco Ballet's debut of Ghosts in February, 2010 will feature the collaborative work between world-renowned choreographer Christopher Wheeldon and Winger.

When: Jul 19, 2015 6 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: $20.00 - $25.00 (Sun, 19 Jul 2015 18 )
Allissa Sandford Way, "Perry the Palm Tree and the Day of Bad Weather"
When: May 28, 2015 12 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Thu, 28 May 2015 00 )
Team for Kids Insanity Fundraiser

. Amazing Raffles

. Live Band

. Live Insanity 7pm

Funds raised by Team for Kids members support NYRR Youth Programs. Through school-based programs, free youth events, and a collection of digital resources, NYRR Youth Programs bring free running and fitness programs to more than 200,000 students in under-served schools and communities. For most of these kids, running with an NYRR program is their only opportunity to get exercise or play sports. NYRR Youth Programs have been recognized by Partnership for a Healthier America and First Lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign as a leader in the fight against childhood obesity and health issues.

When: Jun 26, 2015 6 PM to Jun 26, 2015 11 PMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18 )
SAMS Overview June 19th, 2015
SAMS Overview Training - Introduction to SAMS (4.5 hour training) Basic Introduction to SAMS which includes login, password reset, browser use, layout, default settings, customization, searching for consumers, consumer record and tips. Training time includes break time and a 30 minute lunch break (no lunch provided).  Attendees are encouraged to allow enough time for parking.  Training scheduled to start promptly at 9:30 am.  Attendees bringining laptops are encouraged to arrive 15-20 minutes early for internet connectivity. Training Room is located on the 4th floor, parking is located in the back of the building.  It is not neccessary for attendees to print the event ticket sent by email.

When: Jun 19, 2015 9 AM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Jun 2015 09 )
Sea of Pink Ride
155 Marston Street
Lawrence, MA  

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Description The Sea Of Pink Ride is a motorcycle cruise sponsored by Commonwealth Motors in Lawrence, MA that supports Breast Cancer Research and Awareness. June 7, 2015 is the 3rd annual Ride that leaves at 10:45AM from Commonwealth Chevrolet in Lawrence, MA through winding country roads to the Harbour Restaurant in Winchendon, MA for food, fun and a raffle.

Thanks to our Riders and Sponsors the last two years were fun, calm cruises escorted by the local Police Department the entire way. SOPR will have a Police escort this year as well.

SOPR has once again teamed up with the American Cancer Society - Making Strides Against Breast Cancer to bring you the 2015 Sea Of Pink Ride on June 7. Thanks to their help we have the Sponsor-A-Rider ability! Click the green Register link about signup and to set up your very own donation page and start raising money and awareness right away!

Email with any questions. Included in Registration fee is breakfast morning of Ride and commemorative long sleeve shirt.

Start: 10:00am (Registration)

Commonwealth Chevrolet
155 Marston St
Lawrence, MA 01841
Destination: The Harbour Restaurant and Grille Winchendon, MA
Contact: Dennis Millman
Phone: 617-823-0722

When: Jun 7, 2015 12 AM to Jun 7, 2015 12 AMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 07 Jun 2015 00 )
Brickman Triathlon

When: Sep 27, 2015 12 AM to Sep 27, 2015 12 AMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sun, 27 Sep 2015 00 )
Deo and Valerie Wedding Reception

A celebration of our union in front of God, families and friends. Please RSVP to confirm your presence.

When: Aug 8, 2015 6 PM to Aug 9, 2015 12 AMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Aug 2015 18 )
Jericho Road Lawrence's Inclusion Collusion Fundraiser
The Funkiest, Edgiest, Coolest Cocktail Party and Fundraiser for the Cultural Inclusion program for Lawrence non-profit boards, featuring the Guerilla Society slam poetry.

When: Jun 8, 2015 6 PM in Lawrence, Massachusetts (Mon, 08 Jun 2015 18 )

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