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March 27, 2013

Rockport Goings On

Community egg hunt

The Rockport Division of the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the 23rd annual Rockport community egg hunt for Rockport children Saturday, March 30, 2 p.m., at the Rockport Elementary School playground area, 24 Jerden’s Lane. Preschool children will be grouped in one section, and children in kindergarten and grade one in another. Assorted candies and chocolates, as well as special eggs to be redeemed for prizes will be available. To provide financial support, to make a contribution of wrapped candy or a small prize, to volunteer, or for more information, call Missy Anzivino at 978-546-3300 or the chamber at 978-283-1601.

Recreation Department

The Rockport Recreation Department will offer these classes:

Pilates Yoga Strength Training — Begins Monday, March 25, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Cost is $30 for six classes, $5 per class.

Sunset Pilates Yoga — Begins Tuesday, March 26, 6 to 7 p.m. Cost is $60 for 12 classes, $8 per class.

Classes meet at the Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309.

Musicians sought

Rockport Legion Band, a community band founded in 1932, is a non-audition musical group that plays all year, and is looking for competent musicians who play traditional concert band instruments. Players who played well in high school or college, but have “lapsed” are especially welcome. To attend a rehearsal, email rockportband@gmail.com or call 978-546-6199. The band rehearses Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., at the American Legion Hall on Beach Street, Rockport. Visit www.rockportlegionband.wordpress.com.

Library home delivery

Rockport Public Library offers outreach services for local homebound residents. The outreach librarian delivers regular, large-print and audio books as well as periodicals and videos. Call 978-546-6934.

Recovery programs

A variety of recovery programs meet weekly in Rockport.

Sunday — Alcoholics Anonymous “Women in Recovery” 2 to 3 p.m., First Congregational Church, School Street.

Monday — Alcoholics Anonymous, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church, 24 Broadway.

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