Saturday, Nov. 3
Rockport Republican Town Committee meeting, 9 a.m., Rockport Police Station meeting room, to discuss volunteer activities for Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6. Contact Mike Boucher at 978-500-0715 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leven “Carpe Diem!” concert, 7:30 p.m., Rockport Unitarian Church. Benefits Rockport New Year’s Eve 2012.
Third annual benefit concert and silent auction, sponsored by Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team and Kestrel Educational Adventures, Woodman’s, Essex Room, 127 Main St., Essex. Entertainment by Entrain. $20. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets available at door. Advance tickets at www.ShowClix.com, 1-888-718-4253, Gloucester Music in Gloucester, or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.
Amy Black Band, 7:30 p.m., Old Sloop Coffeehouse, First Congregational Church, 12 School St. Megan Burtt opens. Storytelling and Southern tradition. Advance online tickets, $10 at www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, or at Gloucester Music or Toad Hall Bookstore. $12 for adults, $7 for 65 and older, $5 under 18, $24 per family at door.
“Shakespeare In Two Acts,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Co., 267 East Main St., Gloucester. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19. Tickets at door. To reserve tickets, email email@example.com.
Sunday, Nov. 4
“An Afternoon Affair with the Music Muse,” 4 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 4 Cleaves St. Voice studio of Wendy Betts presents works by Purcell, Vivaldi, Schumann and more. Reception follows. Offering taken to help defray expenses of church music ministry.
“Shakespeare In Two Acts,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 3 p.m., Gloucester Stage Co., 267 East Main St., Gloucester. “Love on a Midsummer Night” and “Visiting Lear.” $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19. Tickets at door. To reserve tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, Nov. 5
Garden Club meeting, 11:30 a.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Social at noon. Mary Huntoon presents “Festive Flowers” at 1:15 p.m.
Friends of Rockport Athletics, 6:30 p.m., Rockport High School library. All welcome. 978-270-7463.
Rockport American Legion Auxiliary, 7 p.m. Bring Christmas gifts for annual Chelsea Soldiers Home Gift Shop event.