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Good Harbor Forum
Tonight, Thursday, June 13, at 7 p.m. Friends of Good Harbor Inc., will conduct a public forum and first annual meeting at the Elks at Bass Rocks, 97-101 Atlantic Rd, Gloucester, presenting updates on the Friends’ Projects: Salt Marsh Assessment 2012, Ocean Rise Monitoring, Beach Improvements, Pedestrian Safety on Thatcher Road, Brierneck Crossing Status, and a surprise announcement. Barbara Warren, Executive Director Salem Sound Coastwatch, Max Schenk, Gloucester Representative to Eight Towns & Great Marsh, and Paul McGeary, Gloucester City Councilor, will be present.
Democratic City Committee
The Gloucester Democratic City Committee’s public access television program, Democratic Dialogue airs Friday, June 14, at 4 p.m. and repeats Sundays at 7 p.m., Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. and Fridays at 4 p.m. Host David Rhinelander chats with Gloucester Democrat Helen Wiseman about Democratic activities on Cape Ann. For more information, call 978-283-2511 or visit www.gloucesterdemocrats.org.
Home Energy audits
In the lobby of the Cape Ann Y at 71 Middle St. on Thursday. June 13, from 2 to 6 p.m., ‘Next Step Living’ - a provider of no-cost Mass Save home energy assessments, will offer consultation to install no-cost energy efficient light bulbs, programmable thermostats and water saving devices for immediate savings of home energy overheads.