Friday, March 22
Bible study, 3 p.m., First Parish Church chapel, Central Street, Manchester. All welcome. 978-526-7661.
Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and over invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.
Saturday, March 23
Men’s fellowship, 7:30 a.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St., Gloucester.
Men’s and Ladies’ Bible study, 8 a.m., North Shore Bible Church, 65 Eastern Ave., Essex. 978-768-3539.
Judah’s Roar meeting, 7 to 10 p.m., Gloucester United Methodist Church, 436 Washington St., Gloucester. Experience the love of God through worship and the arts. Free admission. Open to all ages. No child care; children welcome with supervision. Call 978-283-9111. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. www.eagledove.com.
Sunday, March 24
Adult Sunday school, 9 to 10 a.m., Pigeon Cove Chapel, 155 Granite St., Rockport. A weekly topical study led by the Elders. 978-546-2523.
Palm Sunday service, 10 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1123 Washington St., Gloucester. 978-283-6550. www.stpaulcapeann.org.
Sunday morning meditation, 222 Arts & Wellness Center, 222 Eastern Ave., Gloucester. Led by teachers from Cape Ann Buddhist Center. First meditation: 9 to 9:30 a.m., followed by tea break with discussion, or walk through woods. Second meditation: 10 to 10:30 a.m. Arrive early. Open to all levels. Chairs and yoga equipment available, or bring your own. $10 donation. E-mail email@example.com.
Youth group for middle and high school students, 5 p.m., North Shore Bible Church, 65 Eastern Ave., Essex. 978-768-3539.
Monday, March 25
Rosary, 7 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, 69 School St., Manchester. 978-526-1263.
Breakaway youth program, for students in grades seven through 12, 7 p.m., First Congregational Church of Essex, 39 Main St. 978-768-7855. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cape Ann Vajra Vidya, Buddhist meditation and study group, 7:30 to 9:15 p.m., Yoga for Health, 124 Main St., Gloucester. www.rinpoche.com/cavv.
Tuesday, March 26
Ecumenical Bible study group meets, 10 a.m., Poplar Park in Gloucester.
Women’s Bible study, 7 p.m., Cape Ann Bible Church, 8 Thompson St., Gloucester.