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Rada Boutique & Upscale Consignment Rada Boutique & Upscale Consignment offering designer brands for Less! They just look expensive. They help you "Dress your best, one outfit at a time", by mixing both, new and consigned fashions to create a one-of-kind signature "Rada Girl" looks.

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.
About Wakefield
Wakefield is a desirable suburban residential community situated in Middlesex County in eastern Massachusetts. The town is governed by a well informed public spirited citizenry interested in maintaining the natural beauty of the town as well as providing a high quality of services and facilities.

The town has diversification of industry and employment is high. The central business district along Main Street is home to banks, public buildings, specialty shops and professional offices.

Adding to the town’s attractiveness are its two lakes. They are Crystal Lake used as a water supply source and Lake Quannapowitt. This three mile lake is a popular area for skating and fishing, walking and jogging. Town residents confidently and proudly assert that Wakefield is a well managed community.

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Mystic Runners

When: Dec 31, 2015 9 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Thu, 31 Dec 2015 09 )
Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan
Age Limit: All Ages

Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan

When: Apr 11, 2015 8 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20 )
Creative Canvas: Paint for Paws!

Creative Canvas and Sweet Paws Rescue have teamed up for this wonderful fundraiser... Lets get INSPIRED and CREATE memories together!!!

Painting Parties are fun and a great way to raise money for our furry friends. Here's how it works: $15 per each seat sold goes back to Sweet Paws which helps with the costs associated from the rescues and caring for these precious animals. Sweet Paws rescues and rehomes dogs from Mississippi, Alabama and Massachusetts and works to improve legislation and awareness of dog rescue in these areas. Help us help them by joining us Sunday October 26th (two sessions available). Our four legged friends need our help and with Raffles, Baskets and getting to create your very own masterpiece, you are sure to have a great time!

Seats are limited and fill up quick so don't delay...purchase your seats today!

To learn more about Sweet Paws please visit: sweetpawsrescue.org

Seats may also be purchased on the Creative Canvas website: www.creativecanvsasllc.com


When: Sunday October 26th (two sessions)

What time: 2-4 PM and 5-7 PM

Where: Dockside Restaurant in Wakefield

Price: $40 per painter (all materials included)

When: Oct 26, 2014 2 PM to Oct 26, 2014 7 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sun, 26 Oct 2014 14 )
A Festive Song!
A concert of seasonal music through the ages. Works will range from festive music of the early renaissance to modern day and will finish with our annual carol sing.

When: Dec 7, 2014 3 PM to Dec 7, 2014 5 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 16 - 25 USD (Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Nov 28, 2014 2 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14 )
Cosy Sheridan
Age Limit: All Ages

Cosy Sheridan

When: Apr 11, 2015 8 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20 )
The Enchanted Toy Shoppe

When: Dec 13, 2014 4 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16 )
Advances in Pediatric Healthcare 2014

Pediatric care is changing and improving all the time, and it can be difficult for doctors, nurses and others to stay on top of newest practices, treatments and approaches. Professionals are challenged to stay current on the innovations and advances that can lead to better outcomes and improve the quality of care for children. Whats more, it can be hard to find time to truly explore important issues such as medical ethics, office practice, medical homes and well care.


7:308:20 a.m. Sign-in and Reception

8:208:30 a.m. Welcome and Overview

Alan D. Woolf, MD, MPH

Plenary Session I
Critical Issues in Gastrointestinal Diseases
Moderator: Laurie Fishman, MD

8:309:05 a.m. GERD vs. Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Diagnostic & Management Options
Eitan Rubinstein, MD

9:059:10 a.m. Q&A

9:109:45 a.m. Is it GI Disease or an Eating Disorder?
Elana Bern, MD

9:459:50 a.m. Q&A

9:5010:25 a.m. Bariatric Surgery: Is it the Right Option for my Patient?
Nirav Desai, MD

10:2510:30 a.m. Q&A

10:3010:45 a.m. Break

Plenary Session 2

Nutritional Issues in GI Medicine
Moderator: Laurie Fishman, MD

10:4511:20 a.m. Infant and Pediatric Formula Selection: Whats Best?
Sharon Weston, RD

11:2011:25 a.m. Q&A

11:2511:55 p.m. New Approaches to Celiac Disease
Dascha Weir, MD

11:55 a.m.noon Q&A
noon12:45 p.m. Keynote Luncheon Address

12:451:30 p.m. Communication & Teamwork
Kevin Churchwell, MD

1:301:45 p.m. Break, Walk to Workshops
Afternoon Workshops (please choose one)

1:453:30 p.m.

A. Cases from Primary Care
Co-Facilitators: Joanne Cox, MD; Kathleen Conroy, MD

B. Community-Based Care: Children with Complex Medical Needs
Co-Facilitators: Romi Webster, MD; Laurie Glader, MD

C. Treating Childhood Asthma in the Community
Facilitator: Kenan Haver, MD

D. Otitis Media & Serous Otitis in Children: An Update Facilitator: Kenneth Whittemore, MD

E. Transitioning Patients from Pediatric to Adult Care Providers

Facilitator: Laurie Fishman, MD

3:303:45 p.m. Complete and Return Evaluations

Advances in Pediatric Healthcare:

This course addresses these challenges. Presenting a wide range of information on advances in pediatric health care, this course will:

  • Help participants gain a deeper understanding
    of such pediatric GI conditions as celiac disease,
    eosinophilic esophagitis, and GERD

  • Help participants counsel families more effectively
    regarding such pediatric GI issues as selection of
    the right infant formulas or the role of bariatric
    surgery in pediatric medicine

  • Host workshops on such pediatric topics as
    primary care, asthma management, treatment of
    otitis, managing the child with complex medical
    needs, and transitioning children with chronic
    illnesses from pediatric to adult care

Target audiences:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Physician assistants

These clinicians may be in private practice, in group practices or within an academic medical setting in the New England region.


The Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to providing continuing medical education for physicians.

The Harvard Medical School designates this live activity for the maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

ACGME competencies:

This course is designed to meet one or more of the following Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competencies: patient care, professionalism, interpersonal and communication skills, systems-based practice, and medical knowledge.

When: Nov 5, 2014 7 AM to Nov 5, 2014 3 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 100.00 true Individual Ticket 100.00

90.00 true Earlybird Ticket 90.00

(Wed, 05 Nov 2014 07 )
IIMagine 2014

IIM AMERICAS invites you to Greater Boston Area Annual Conference "IIMagine 2014". The theme of this year's conference is "Thinking and Doing". IIMagine 2014 features scintillating speeches, thought-provoking interactive discussions and powerful networking. Dinner will be provided. IIMagine 2014 is a great opportunity to expand your network, create business contacts and catch up with the community!


06:45 pm - 07:45 pm Registration, Dinner & Networking

07:45 pm - 08:00 pm Welcome & Vision

Ashima Jain, Founding President, IIM Americas, Managing Director - PwC

08:00 pm - 08:30 pm Who's in the Room? (audience interactive session)

08:30 pm - 08:45 pmBreak

08:45 pm - 09:15 pm Keynote

Vinit Nijhawan- Energetic Thinker & Doer

09:15 pm -10:00 pm Dessert & Networking

10:00 pm Close

Local alumni will be delighted to host out of town alumni. Spouse/significant other and guests are welcome (tickets need to be bought for them).


Ashima Jainashima.jain@gmail.com(408) 621 0569

Tarun Mehratarunmehra@gmail.com

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable

All attendees of this event acknowledge that none of the organizers and IIM Americas are responsible for any mishap/accident/negligence, whatsoever howsoever.

All attendees of this event acknowledge that IIM Americas may take pictures/video at the event which IIM Americas will use at its sole discretion.

When: Nov 15, 2014 6:45:00 PM to Nov 15, 2014 10 PMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 15 Nov 2014 18:45:00 )
Katie O'Brien

When: Nov 14, 2014 9 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 21 )
9th Annual Craft Beer Festival
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Join us for our 9th Annual Craft Beer Festival on Saturday, November 8th from 2 pm to 5 pm. Breweries attending this year include Jacks Abby, Dogfish Head, Berkshire, Harpoon, Newburyport, Downeast Cider, Samuel Smith and Wachusett. Door prizes ~ appetizers ~ promos ~ FUN. This event is complimentary but you must be over 21 to attend.

More: http://www.greenwoodwineandspirits.com


Submitted by: cgreen

When: Nov 8, 2014 2 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 14 )
25th Annual Burbank YMCA 5k Classic

When: Nov 22, 2014 12 AM to Nov 22, 2014 12 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00 )
Holiday Craft Fair
"Holiday Craft Fair is a 1 day event being held on 8th November 2014 at the Elks Lodge in Wakefield, USA. This event showcases products like art and craft products, antique piece of items, collectibles, jewelry, home decor items to name a few etc. in the Gifts & Handicrafts industry."

Book a stall at 10times.com!

When: Nov 8, 2014 12 AM to Nov 8, 2014 12 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 00 )
"The Marital Home and Divorce" - A North Shore Event

"The Marital Home and Divorce - The Issues, Pitfalls and Tax Implications"

8:30 9:00 AM Networking and light continental breakfast

9:00 10:30 AM Lecture and Discussion

What to do with the marital home - sell, keep or attempt a buyout? Each option has inherent risks and hidden dangers that could negatively impact your clients, their family and the desired outcome of the separation agreement. In today's challenging lending environment, it is prudent to address the housing issues up front so that all options can be explored and analyzed to find one that works best for the family.

This seminar will focus on ways to resolve the housing dilemma by looking at a wide range of issues that may ultimately impact your clients: Impact of Financial Reform and Dodd-Frank Act; Lending guidelines, Child Support and Alimony; Housing Options and Solutions through Financial Analysis; Mortgage, Financial Issues and the Separation Agreement


Barbie J. Jetteris a Senior Mortgage Loan Officer at Washington Trust Mortgage Company, a Certified Mortgage and Divorce Planning Professional (CDPP), Certified Professional Life Coach (CPC), and holds an MS degree in Counseling from Boston University. She has worked either as a Mortgage Broker or a Mortgage Banker resolving clients housing issues for over 11 years. In addition, Barbie has been an Allied Member of the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council and Treasurer of the Southeastern Collaborative Practice Group.

Diane C Pappas, CDFAis a Principal at Solutions for Divorce, an independent, fee-only divorce financial planning firm serving the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Metrowest areas. Diane is a Financial Planner, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, a collaborative Financial Neutral and trained Mediator.

Working with her clients, inconjunction with attorneys and mediators, Diane addresses all the tax and finance issues associated with the divorce process ultimately helping the team arrive at a morefair and equitable settlement. Additional focus areas include Special Needs divorceplanning and post-divorce financial planning.

Diane is a member of The Divorce Center Board of Directors, the Boston Chapter of ADFP, MCLC, MCFM and Essex County Estate Planning Council.

When: Oct 23, 2014 8 AM to Oct 23, 2014 10 AMin Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cost: 30.00 true Members through 10/17 30.00

40.00 true Non-Members through 10/17 40.00

35.00 true Members after 10/17 35.00

45.00 true Non-Members after 10/17 45.00

(Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Nov 7, 2014 1 PM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Nov 6, 2014 9 AM in Wakefield, Massachusetts (Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09 )

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