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October 3, 2013

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The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children. The lodge is located at 31 Green St.

Be part of a ‘thrilling’ experience

A local dance instructor is getting involved in a worldwide effort to break the record for the largest simultaneous dance to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.”

Through Oct. 20, free clinics will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Sunday at the Agnes Strecker Dance Studio at 908 Salem St., Groveland. Everyone ages 8 and up is welcome to come and learn the “Thriller” dance.

Then, on Oct. 26, anyone who wishes to participate is invited to the Harry Della Russo Stadium in Revere, where check-in starts at 4 p.m. and the dance will be performed at 5 p.m. Dressing like a zombie is encouraged.

Donations collected on the day of the event will benefit Children’s Hospital Boston and Alzheimer’s disease research.

For more information, visit www.thrilltheworld.com or www.agnesstreckerdancestudio.com.

Irish music featured at Port church

Celtic group The Crossing will perform tonight at Old South Church in Newburyport.

Hosted by nonprofit ministry FirstLoveWorks, the concert will feature original songs that carry on the Celtic tradition of storytelling.

The Crossing is a Chicago-based band that has been entertaining since 1984. While spiritual themes are woven throughout its sets, the overall mood is one of hope, joy and celebration that appeals to people of all convictions.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and the concert will begin at 7. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted.

The church is located at 29 Federal St. For more information, visit www.firstloveworks.org or call 978-463-0923.

Jazz on tap at Ten Center

Wednesday’s “Jazz at Ten Center” presents Rusty Scott on piano, Keala Kaumeheiwa on bass and Phil McGowan on drums.

The show takes place from 7 to 10 p.m. at the restaurant, 10 Center St., Newburyport. For more information, visit www.tencenterstreet.com.

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