, Gloucester, MA


May 25, 2013

Gloucester Calendar

Tuesday, May 28

Capt. Lester S. Wass American Legion elections, 7 p.m., Post 3.

Cape Ann TV annual meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., CATV studio, 38 Blackburn Center. Overview of station’s performance over the year, and presentations by local producers. Refreshments served. All welcome.

Wednesday, may 29

“Making Your Life More Meditative,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Rocky Neck Cultural Center, 6 Wonson St. With Elizabeth McLindon. Open to all. Supported by donation. 978-879-9159. Email

Free senior health & fitness Day, Cape Ann YMCA, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m., Middle Street, Gloucester. Exercise programs, Reiki, information on shingles, lyme disease prevention and more. Call Chris Erbland at 978-283-0470.

Thursday, May 30

North Shore Health Project’s annual Community Health Activist Award, 7:30 to 9 a.m., Gloucester House restaurant, 63 Rogers St. Award presented to Congressman John Tierney. Breakfast open to community. Registration at 7:30 a.m. $20 advance tickets, $25 at door. All proceeds benefit NSHP.

“Lady’s Slippers — Beauty & Botany” with botanist and Gloucester native Rick Davis, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Ravenswood Park. Meet in parking area. $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers. 978-921-1944.

Friday, May 31

Sawyer Free Library’s annual book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Sawyer Free Library. Donations may be dropped off at library’s front desk.

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 1

Sawyer Free Library’s annual book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Sawyer Free Library. Donations may be dropped off at library’s front desk.

Sunday, June 2

The Mystery of the Sweetbay Magnolia Walk, 1 to 3 p.m., Ravenswood Park, Gloucester. Members $8, nonmembers $10. Join the journey into Great Magnolia Swamp trails of our treasured Park. Ages 10 and older. Preregister at 978-281-8400 or

Monday, June 3

Evening of Intercessory Prayer, 6 p.m., St. Ann Church, Holy Family Parish, Pleasant Street. With Rev. Thomas Reilly and Rev. John Kiley. All welcome.

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