Friday, Nov. 16
Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.
Saturday, Nov. 17
Middle Street Harvest Festival, events take place throughout the day at venues along Middle Street.
Country Cupboard Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. John’s Church, 48 Middle St. Handmade crafts, fish chowder luncheon, holiday decorations, “Cookie Walk” bake sale, silent auction, jewelry and more. Thrift Shop open. Free. Park at 33 Washington St.
Holy Family Christmas Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall (St. Ann’s Hall) Pleasant St. Thanksgiving bake sale, Sugar and Spice table, Chinese Raffle, wheel of fortune, win an I Pad, Kindle, Beats. Shop at the Christmas table for jewelry and treasures.
Open Door Thanksgiving food drive with North Shore 104.9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Shaw’s on Eastern Avenue, Stop & Shop on Thatcher Road, and Market Basket at Gloucester Crossing. Most needed: Tuna, peanut butter, cereal and juice. www.foodpantry.org.
Thanksgiving Harvest Market, sponsored by the Cape Ann Farmers Market, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., corner of Middle and Church streets. Local produce, soups, baked goods, crafts, meats, cheese, herbs, Trupiano sausage, pasta and maple syrup. www.CapeAnnFarmersMarket.org. Call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.
Suicide survivors simultaneous healing network, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., share in simultaneous conferences at BankGloucester, 160 Main St. Join in this journey to understand this loss of over 38,000 lives annually. $10 suggested donation. Contact Anita Pandolfe Ruchman NP, Survivor/ Holistic Nurse-Psychotherapist, at: email@example.com, or call 978-546-6599
Go To Top, 10 a.m. to noon, Sawyer Free Library Friend Room. Harvest Storytime with drop-in craft, as part of Middle Street Harvest Celebration. Harvest crafts and card-making from 10 a.m. to noon. All welcome.