Tuesday, Aug. 13
Adult book group, 9:30 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Topic: “The Gift of Rain” by Tan Twan Eng. All welcome.
Saturday, Aug. 17
Paint Essex: En Plein Air painting, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Cox Reservation, 82 Eastern Ave. Wet paint auction, 5 to 9 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-880-8043.
Thursday, Sept. 5
Essex Heritage annual fall meeting, 8 a.m., Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester. Call Tracy Frish at 978-740-0444.