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June 12, 2013

Manchester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Monday, June 10

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Manchester Public Library. If bringing group, please register.

Rockin’ Readers Book Group, for grades four to five, 3:30 to 4:15 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Topic: “Touch Blue,” a novel about a one-room school in Maine. Crafts and snack. Contact Sara Collins at 978-526-2016 or scollins@mvlc.org.

Tuesday, June 11

Pajama Story Time, 6:30 to 7 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Wear pajamas and bring a stuffed animal and blanket.

Wednesday, June 12

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Council on Aging’s lunch outing to Lobsta Land in Gloucester, 11:30 a.m. pick up. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Friday, June 14

Council on Aging’s trip to Peabody and Danvers malls, 9:30 a.m. pick up. Choose between North Shore or Liberty Tree malls. $3 donation requested. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Monday, June 17

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Manchester Public Library. If bringing group, please register.

Tuesday, June 18

Touch a truck, 5 to 6 p.m., behind Manchester Town Hall. Fire trucks, police cars and DPW trucks. Lemonade and cookies. Organized by Children’s Room of Manchester Public Library. Contact Sara Collins at 978-526-2016 or scollins@mvlc.org.

Wednesday, June 19

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Council on Aging lunch trip to Brackett’s Oceanview restaurant in Rockport, 11:15 a.m. pick up. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Friday, June 21

Council on Aging’s monthly trip to Trader Joe’s in Danvers, 9:30 a.m. departure, return around noon. Hour or so of shopping at Trader Joe’s or any other store in the plaza. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Monday, June 24

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Manchester Public Library. If bringing group, please register.

Wednesday, June 26

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Thursday, June 27

Council on Aging’s trip/tour of Glen Magna Farms & Estate, 10 a.m. pick up for 10:30 a.m. tour of farms that belonged to Peabody and Endicott families for 144 years. Boxed lunch provided. $20 all-inclusive cost. Prepaid reservations due by June 17; call 978-526-7500.

Friday, June 28

Council on Aging’s trip to Christmas Tree Shop in Lynnfield, 9:30 a.m. pick up, return around noon. $3 donation requested. 978-526-7500.

Saturday, June 29

Concert of sacred and instrumental music of the German Baroque, 4:30 p.m., Emmanuel Church chapel, 24 Masconomo St. Works by Bach, Handel, Schütz, Telemann and others. $10 donation suggested. 978-526-0085. www.emmanuelmanchester.org.

Saturday, July 13

S.S. Crocker Memorial Race, held off the coast of Manchester. Race open to all sailboats. Fun-filled family event. Awards given for first, second and third in each class. Wood and Fiberglass boats welcome. Sponsored by Manchester Yacht Club and Manchester Harbor Boat Club. www.sscrockerrace.com.