14th Annual Wild Turkey 5 Mile Run

The 13th Annual Wild Turkey 5 Mile Run will take place on Thanksgiving Day, November 23 in Salem, Mass. Proceeds from the 14th Annual Wild Turkey 5 Mile Run on Thanksgiving morning benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Salem. This is the largest race on the North Shore, with 2,000 anticipated participants.  First 1600 participants get long sleeved Brooks tech shirts.

Registration information to follow.  For further information, please email dougbollen12@yahoo.com.

Devils Chase 6.66 Miler

The Devils Chase 6.66 Mile Run, named to the Top Nine Costume Runs in the World, is the best and most unique event you will run in all year long. 98% of participants dress up in costume, majority Devil Theme costumes. People from all over the world venture to Historic Salem and join us for one Hell of a Good time. The Devils Chase in its 8th year now attracts more than 1000 Devils donning their favorite horns with pitchforks in hand for a scenic 6.66 mile race past a variety of Salem’s well known landmarks including the Salem Common, Peabody Essex Museum, a Real Haunted House, the Custom House, Salem’s Derby Wharf, the House of Seven Gables and more. The course provides two sections of in and outs allowing runners to pass their fellow Devils and admire all of the unique and entertaining costumes. You’ll know your nearing the end of the race when you begin running through an eerie spooky foggy finish.

For registration information and full schedule details please visit: http://BNSEventManagement.com

This is a charity event to benefit The Plummer Home: a 501C-3 Non-Profit Organization. www.plummerhome.org

Beauty Alchemy – Invoke the Beauty Mystic

Join Jeannie Vincent aka Beauty Witch for a night of magical self-care. Discover your perfect skincare and makeup routine using high-vibe products best suited to your needs. We’ll also be creating a bespoke body oil with aromatherapy benefits to take home and enjoy. Jeannie has been a makeup artist for over twelve years, with an expertise in healthy skin and a magical glow.

Tickets ($30) available at HausWitchStore.com.

12th Annual Witch City 5K

Are you ready for the 12th annual Witch City 5K? October 14th at 9:00 am. Start at Salem Willows and run through historic Salem. It’s the best time of year to be in our favorite Halloween Capital of the world! Get your costume, bring the family and have some fun!

Registration information available at northshoreymca.org.

Free Intro to Past Life Regression Class

Ever sensed you’ve lived another life before this one? Understanding past lives can be key to personal transformation.  Guided by a Certified Past Life Regression Therapist, discover all about a Past Life Regression Session and have your questions answered in a one hour talk.

Red Cross Blood Drive

Visit Remix Church to donate blood at the Red Cross Blood Drive. Help ensure that there is enough blood available for patients during emergency situations, and walk away knowing that your donation may save up to three lives.

For more information on donating blood, please visit RedCrossBlood.org.

Magical Self-love for Your Moon Sign

Our moon sign holds the key to so many essential parts of us! Our emotions, our lineage, the things that nourish us and make us feel safest. Knowing and understanding our natal moon (by sign, house, and aspect) gives us a detailed roadmap for exquisite self-care and enhanced self-knowledge. In this workshop, you’ll learn the core needs, desires, and tendencies for your moon, how to work best with these energies, as well as a talismans, stones, oils, and magical practices ideal for you specific moon placement. We also take time to journal about and journey to our moons to hear what they have to say for themselves! Please bring a notebook and pen. Birth information collected at the time of registration.
Emily Price is The Voluptuous Witch, a queer feminist astrologer specializing in love and sex. She uses astrology as a tool for both empowerment and surrender, guiding clients toward greater self-acceptance and self-love. She is the astrologer for LA Review of Books and Love U Magazine. Find her on Instagram @thevoluptuouswitch.
Event is hosted by HausWitch and tickets ($30) may be purchased online in advance at HausWitchStore.com.

Walking Tour of Useful Local Plants

Plants are so much more than pretty flowers or annoying weeds! Here on the North Shore, even in the city, we are surrounded by plants that provide food and medicine for us. Want to know what those plants are and which plants and weeds are good for food or medicine? Join local Foraging Instructor Iris Weaver as we walk around the grounds of the First Church and a few blocks of the McIntyre District to learn more about our local plants. Bring your camera or a notebook to record all the exciting things you will learn!
Capacity: 30, see website for more information. Please arrive promptly, as we will be walking around. We will meet on the front steps of the First Church.

Sisters of the New Moon Fall Equinox Yoga

New moons represent the beginning of a new cycle and offer us the opportunity to set an intention for those things we wish to manifest in our lives.  To celebrate the Autumn Equinox, visit HausWitch and circle with other women in ceremony followed by a Yin and Restorative Yoga practice.  In honor of this season and moon phase we will gather in Salem and create space to connect, restore and revitalize.
*Please bring one item such as a stone, crystal or memento to place on our altar and you’ll leave with them fully charged. Tickets ($25) may be purchased online in advance.

12th Annual Swim and Fin – Race for Salem Sound

Swim & Fin — a fun tradition for swimmers and the whole family in beautiful historic Salem, MA. Great races geared to all ages! Choose between 500 meters, 1 mile or 5k. All proceeds benefit Salem Sound Coastwatch, a nonprofit environmental organization working to make our coastal waters clean and safe–now and for future generations. Swim for clean water! Register now for reduced rate. Special entry fees for youth 17 and under. Bring the family! We’ll have music, raffles, a marine touch tank and more. Admission to the park has been waived–families can picnic and enjoy the playground, walking paths and incredible views from Forest River Park. Visit swimandfin.org for more information and to register. Contact info@salemsound.org or 978-741-7900