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Memorial Day Parades, Monday 29 May 2017

The Salem Light Infantry (Salem Zouaves), as is our annual custom, will march in the Nahant and Lynn Memorial Day parades on Monday 30 May 2016.  The Nahant parade steps off at 9:30 am, and the Lynn parade steps off … Continue reading

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Watch City Steampunk Festival, Waltham, Massachusetts, Saturday 13 May 2017

We will participate in the Watch City Steampunk Festival in Waltham, Massachusetts, on Saturday 13 May 2017.  We’ll be set up on the front lawn of the Waltham Public Library all day on Saturday, and we’ll give periodic demonstrations of … Continue reading

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Demonstration at ConBust ’17

The Salem Zouaves will demonstrate manual-of-arms and bayonet drills on video, and broom drill—an actual period practice—live, at Smith College’s ConBust ’17, on Saturday, March 25, 2017 (short notice, I know) at 11:00 am in Seelye Hall room 312.  In addition, … Continue reading

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The Commonwealth Vintage Dancers’ Returning Heroes Ball, Saturday 18 March 2017

Our good friends The Commonwealth Vintage Dancers are hosting the Returning Heroes Ball on Saturday 18 March 2017 (apologies for the short notice) at 7:00 pm in Holliston Town Hall. There will be set dances and couple dances, and several … Continue reading

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Demonstration at Arisia ’17

The Salem Zouaves will demonstrate manual-of-arms drill for the rifled musket and bayonet-fencing drill at Arisia ’17, on Saturday 14 January 2017 at 4:00 pm in the Commonwealth Ballroom.  A few of our members will also be sitting on panels … Continue reading

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Lynn Civil War Living History Encampment, Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 June 2016

The Salem Zouaves will participate in a living-history encampment as part of the city of Lynn’s Civil War programs.  The encampment will take place on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 June on Lynn Common.  Saturday’s program will be followed by … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Parades, Monday 30 May 2016

The Salem Light Infantry (Salem Zouaves), as is our annual custom, will march in the Nahant and Lynn Memorial Day parades on Monday 30 May 2016.  The Nahant parade steps off at 9:30 am, and the Lynn parade steps off … Continue reading

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Watch City Steampunk Festival, Waltham, Massachusetts, Saturday 7 May 2016

We will participate in the Watch City Steampunk Festival in Waltham, Massachusetts, on Saturday 7 May 2016.  We’ll be set up on the front lawn of the Waltham Public Library all day on Saturday, and we’ll give periodic demonstrations of … Continue reading

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Lynn Civil War Sesquicentennial Living History Encampment, Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 May 2015

The Salem Zouaves will participate in a living-history encampment as part of the city of Lynn’s Civil War Sesquicentennial programs.  The encampment will take place on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 May on Lynn Common.  Saturday’s program will be followed … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Parades, Monday 25 May 2015

The Salem Light Infantry (Salem Zouaves), as is our annual custom, will march in the Nahant and Lynn Memorial Day parades on Monday 25 May 2015.  The Nahant parade steps off at 9:30 am, and the Lynn parade steps off … Continue reading

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