Wednesday, June 12
Flag Day ceremony, 6 p.m., Gloucester Elks. Gloucester High School ROTC color guard formations performed outside the lodge followed by services inside. All welcome.
Free community meal, 6 p.m., West Gloucester Trinitarian Congregational Church, UCC, 488 Essex Ave., weather permitting.
Thursday, June 13
Special father’s day lunch at Rosie’s Cafe, 11:20 a.m. Barbecued Kansas City brisket, Delmonico potatoes, green beans almondine, blueberry crisp. Free, seniors over 62. Rose Baker Senior Center. Reservations by Tuesday, 10 a.m.
Democratic City Committee meets, 7 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. Guest speaker: Taryn Hallweaver. Democrats and friends welcome. Free. Refreshments, cash bar. 978-281-5673. .gloucesterdemocrats.org.
Friends of Good Harbor forum, 7 p.m., Elks at Bass Rocks, Gloucester. Results of summer-long study of Good Harbor salt marsh and tidal creek presented by Barbara Warren, Salem Sound Coastwatch executive director.
Council on Aging trip to Foxwoods, 6 a.m. departure from Rose Baker Senior Center, home by 5:15 p.m. $26 per person. $10 Keno and $10 food vouchers. Register by June 10.
Friday, June 14
Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.
Saturday, June 15
JJ Nicastro Foundation’s Fun Day 4 Kidz fundraiser, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Gorton’s parking lot. Inflatable carnival features bounce houses, obstacle course, basketball shot, boxing ring, giant slide, dunk tank, Slugger’s Lane, bungee run, hot dogs and hamburgers, cotton candy, face-painting, slush, a DJ, characters, games, prizes and more. All proceeds benefit JJ Nicastro Foundation. www.thejjnicastrofoundation.org.
Hopper’s Houses Walking Tour, 10 a.m. See Gloucester houses made famous in Edward Hopper’s paintings. Presented by Cape Ann Museum. $10 members; $20 nonmembers. Space limited. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, June 17
St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.