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October 8, 2013

Gloucester Goings On

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Great ‘Green’ candidate debate

Mayor Carolyn Kirk faces-off with Mac Bell on environmental issues when the Gloucester UU Meeting House hosts the “Great Green Candidate Debate” on Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 7:15 p.m. Both candidates share a passion for green initiatives, and moderator Jack Clarke fields the questions that get the answers that define their environmental platforms. The 209 year old UU church has launched its own zero carbon goal green initiative, and we’d be grateful if those who’d like to support it might make a donation of $20 (or what you can afford at the door). A complimentary ‘green’ dessert buffet follows. For information/reservation, visit: maritimegloucester.org,

League of Women Voters

The League of Women Voters of Cape Ann will meet Tuesday, Oct. 8, 10 a.m., at St. John’s Church, Middle Street. All are welcome. Call 978-546-2191.

Magnolia Women’s Club

The Women’s Club of Magnolia will meet Tuesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m., in Jones Hall, Magnolia Library Center. Program includes chair yoga with guest instructor Nana Dunn. Hostess is Pat Kelliher and her committee. Call Carol Sutherland at 978-525-3773.

Democrats meet

The Gloucester Democratic City Committee meets Thursday, Oct. 10, 7 p.m. for 7:30 p.m., at the Gloucester House Restaurant, Rogers Street. Democrats who are running for municipal office will introduce themselves, and answer questions. All Democrats and friends are welcome, free. Meeting follows social mix ‘n mingle with courtesy refreshments and cash bar. For more information, call 978-281-3566 or visit www.gloucesterdemocrats.org.

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