GHS Class of '52
On Saturday, Aug. 25, Gloucester High School and St. Ann Class of 1952 will hold their 60th reunion dinner in the Compass Room of the Gloucester House Restaurant from 4 to 8 p.m., followed by a harborside brunch the next morning, Sunday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Seven Seas Cafe at the Gloucester House. Saturday night's event will rock to golden oldies from the 50s, with prizes including a 60th diamond jubilee tea set commemorating the 60th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth, "Man at the Wheel" bookends, a handmade quilt, and cartoons signed by syndicated cartoonist Mark Parisi. Over 100 reservations have already been received. Anyone who has not yet responded, or knows the current whereabouts of Thomas Rose or John Lufkin, please call Norma Munroe at 978-283-9441, or Stella Byard at 978-283-8741.
Christmas in July!
The Council on Aging Social Day Care Program participants will hold the annual "Christmas in July Fair" on Friday, July 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside the Rose Baker Senior Center. The fundraiser, which helps supplement their activities, features white elephant items, puzzles, books, jewelry, decorations, fresh home-baked goods, a raffle and prizes including Walgreens and Market Basket gift cards, and a beautiful handmade afghan. Donations are still needed and will be gratefully appreciated; please call the senior center at 978 281-9765.
Holy Family summer
Starting Saturday, July 7, the Mass schedule for Holy Family Parish is as follows: St. Ann Church: Saturday, 4 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.; St. Anthony Chapel, Sunday, 9:30 a.m.; St. Joachim Church, Sunday 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Monday through Friday Masses are at 9 a.m. This schedule remains in effect through Labor Day Weekend.
seARTS's Partner With an Artist (PWA) provides grants to artists to create new work in partnership with a business in Gloucester's Rocky Neck Cultural District. For information and to apply, visit http://www.facebook.com/PartnerWithAnArtist, call 978-281-1222, or email: email@example.com.