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June 11, 2013

Rockport Calendar

Tuesday, June 11

Pigeon Cove Circle Directors and Chairpersons meeting, 10 a.m.

“The History of the Rockport Art Association,” sponsored by Sandy Bay Historical Society, 7:30 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Guest speaker: Chuck Francis. All welcome. Refreshments served. Seating limited.

Friday, June 14

Peace Fest Student Art Contest reception and viewing, 6 to 7:30 p.m., UU Society of Rockport, 4 Cleaves St. Awards presented at 7 p.m. Art exhibited in vestry through June. Winning art displayed at Peace Fest on Sunday, June 23, noon to 5 p.m., Harvey Park.

Saturday, June 15

American Red Cross Babysitting Course, for students ages 11-15, 8:45 a.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $90 per student. Sponsored by Rockport Recreation Department. 978-546-1309.

Monday, June 17

Vaudeville Variety Show, presented by students from Waring School in Beverly, 1 p.m., Rockport Senior Center, 58 Broadway. All welcome. To RSVP, call Diane or Paula at 978-546-2573.

Wednesday, June 19

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Dr. Leana Wen discusses “When Doctors Don’t Listen.”

Saturday, June 22

Spiran Lodge 98’s Midsummer Fest, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Harvey Park, corner of Broadway and Mount Pleasant Street. Scandinavian folk music and dancing, children’s activities, Swedish meatballs, strawberries and cream, nisu and coffee, Scandinavian gift table and more.

Sunday, June 23

UU Society of Rockport Peace Fest, noon to 5 p.m., Harvey Park. Winners of Peace Fest Student Art Contest on display.

Wednesday, June 26

“Having Fun with Fossils and Dinosaurs” with Paulette Morin, 3 p.m., Rockport Public Library.

Monday, July 1

Interactive summer day camp begins, features arts and crafts, sports and games. $195. Runs until Aug. 8. Sponsored by Rockport Recreation Department. To register, visit www.rockportrecreation.com, or contact Caitlin at 978-546-1309 or caitlin@rockportrecreation.com.

Youth/adult tennis lessons start, Rockport High School tennis courts. No experience necessary. Sessions run all summer; $20-35 per session. 978-546-1309.

Interactive day camp starts, 9 a.m. to noon, Rockport Elementary School. Games, sports, arts and crafts. $195 for six weeks. 978-546-1309.

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