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January 30, 2014

The Lookout: Political posters the focus of new library exhibit

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Tickets for Sunday’s performances are $18 for adults and $15 for students and seniors. Reservations are required at 978-465-1229.

The Actors Studio is located in The Tannery Marketplace, 50 Water St., Mill 1, Suite 5.

Take a virtual trip to Bhutan

A slide program and lecture called “Crossing Bhutan: Land of the Dragons” will be held Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Joppa Flats Education Center.

Sanctuary director Bill Gette has led three, three-week trips to the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan in South Asia. He will share his photographs of the people, religious art, architecture and wildlife.

The program is $4 for nonmembers. Registration is not required.

Joppa Flats is located at 1 Plum Island Turnpike, Newburyport. For more information, call 978-462-9998 or visit www.massaudubon.org/joppaflats.

Ice Fishing Tournament this weekend

After two years of cancellations due to a lack of ice, the Essex County Sportsmen’s Association’s Ice Fishing Tournament looks to be on for this Sunday.

The contest will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Artichoke Reservoir. Cash prizes totaling $1,000 will be awarded.

The entry fee is $20, with registration at the Turkey Hill parking area in Newburyport.

Jazz on tap at Andiamo

Local drummer Phil McGowan will join two well-known jazz musicians for a performance Wednesday night at Andiamo Restaurant + Bar in Newburyport.

The show runs from 7 to 10 p.m. and will feature Mike Monaghan, a saxophonist with the Boston Pops, and John Wilkins, a veteran guitar professor at Berklee College of Music.

Andiamo, located at 24 Winter St., is the new venue for McGowan’s jazz sessions, which were previously held every Wednesday night at Ten Center Street.

For more information, call 978-255-4341.

Local actors featured in Beverly play

Four local residents are featured in Neverland Theatre’s “Peter Pan,” opening Saturday in Beverly.

Cast members include Sydney Flanagan of Georgetown and Bianca Perullo, Gian Perullo and Brendan Callahan of Rowley.

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