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The Rockport Garden Club will meet Monday, June 3, at the Rockport Community House. A tea and social hour begin at noon. At 1:15 p.m., landscape designer Adriana O’Sullivan will present “Thirty Plants that Pay the Rent.”
Pigeon Cove Circle
Pigeon Cove Circle will hold a pot-luck supper Thursday, May 30, at 6 p.m. All are welcome. Bring an item for the table. Local author Gunilla Caulfield will discuss her recent book, “World War II Army Nurse June Houghton Sullivan — A Life Story.” A book signing will be held with books for sale.
RUNA at Old Sloop
Old Sloop Coffeehouse will present a performance by RUNA on Friday, June 7, 7:30 p.m., at the First Congregational Church, 12 School St., with Bob and Jen Strom opening. Advance tickets are $12; visit www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, or stop by Gloucester Music or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport. Tickets, at the door, are $14 (adults), $9 (65 and older), $5 (under 18), $28 per family.
Meet the author
Residents will have an opportunity to peek into the world of international cuisine when master chef and professor Brendan Cronin speaks on Wednesday, May 22, 7 p.m., in the Brenner Friends Room, Rockport Public Library. Free program is sponsored by the library, Friends of the Rockport Public Library, and Toad Hall Bookstore.