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GHS Class of 1968
The Gloucester High School Class of 1968 Reunion Committee will meet Wednesday, Nov. 7, 6:30 p.m., at Cape Ann Savings Bank, to plan the 45th class reunion. Use the Rogers Street entrance. Interested classmates should attend. Any members of the St. Ann Class of 1968 are welcome to attend. Those who are interested, but unable to attend the meeting, may contact Janet Linksy Lemnah at 978-283-5390 or email@example.com.
Elks hoop shoot
The Gloucester Elks will hold its annual hoop shoot on Sat. Nov. 10, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Cape Ann YMCA. It is a free throw contest with boys and girls ages 8 to 13. for more inforamtion, call Deb SHeppard at 97-283-1092.
NOAA Fisheries invites educators to a free workshop on Nov. 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at NOAA Fisheries Service, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester. For more information, call Edith Carson at 978-282-8490.
On Nov, 8, at 7 p.m., The Cultural Center at Rocky Neck will host national intellidence expert Mary Margaret Graham, the first Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Collection speaking on “National Security since 9-11, Are we Safer?” Mrs. Graham has 29 years in the CIA and worked on behalf of the Director of National Intelligence to conceptualize and manage DNI oversight of intelligence collection programs across the Intelligence Community. Suggested donation, $10.