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September 20, 2013

Rockport Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Friday, Sept. 20

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Painted Palette Auction to benefit Rockport Art Association, 12 Main St. Reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m., followed by auction at 6:30 p.m. $20. 978-546-6604. Email rockportart@verizon.net. www.rockportartassn.org.

Saturday, Sept. 21

Rockport Boy Scout Troop 20 popcorn sale, 9 a.m. to noon, at: Rockport Transfer Station, Rockport’s main post office, and ACE Hardware stores in Rockport and Gloucester. Thirty percent of all sales benefit Troop 20. To place an order by phone, call 978-546-1652.

Rockport Democratic Town Committee, 10:30 a.m., Brenner Room, Rockport Public Library. Member Tom Delaney reports on his experience at the Statewide Gun Control Hearings. Upcoming elections and possible bylaw changes discussed. All registered Rockport Democrats invited. 978-546-3754.

Hip Hop Hula Hoops, 10-11 a.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Learn dance moves and hula hoop tricks! Grades K-5. $30/6 classes or $5/class. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Monday, Sept. 23

Sept. 23

Rockport High School Class of 2014 dinner, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Rockport High School Cafeteria: $8, adults; $5, children and senior citizens. Call Paula T. Schram at 978-546-1234

Third annual Christopher Cutler Rich Golf Tournament to benefit Cape Ann Animal Aid, Bass Rocks Golf Club, Gloucester. Day of golf, followed by celebration dinner with awards, prizes and live auction. Players receive take-home gift and compete for top prizes and a special hole-in-one contest for a new car. To register, visit www.CapeAnnAnimalAid.com or call 978-283-6055, ext. 23.

Pilates Yoga Stength Training, 6:30 — 7:15 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Rockport Recreation’s Pilates Yoga class with an emphasis on strength training. $30/6 classes or $5/class. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Council on Aging bingo, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. 978-546-2573.

Strength Resistance Exercise Class, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $4.

Tuesday, Sept. 24

Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Rockport Council on Aging health clinic, noon to 4 p.m., Rockport Senior Center, 58 Broadway. Rockport Board of Health provides flu shots for those 18 and older. Bring Medicare and supplemental insurance cards. Diabetes and blood pressure screenings offered by Addison Gilbert Hospital.

Wednesday, Sept. 25

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. George Rosen discusses “The Immanence of God in the Tropics.”

Council on Aging Scrabble, 1 to 3 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. 978-546-2573.

Tai Jai, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Thursday, Sept. 26

Pigeon Cove Circle, 6 p.m., 6 Breakwater Ave. Guest speaker Sefatia Romeo, community health liaison at Addison Gilbert Hospital, discusses health insurance options, open enrollment and more. Potluck buffet dinner and speaker at 7 p.m. Bring item for buffet. 978-546-1195.

Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Knitting group meets, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center.

Friday, Sept. 27

Zumba Gold, 11 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $5.

Sandy Bay Historical Society’s annual “Chowda” supper, 6 p.m., Spiran Hall. Followed by annual meeting and an “Old Song Sing Along.” $8 per person. Prepaid reservations by Sept. 20; send check to: Sandy Bay Historical Society, P.O. Box 63, Rockport, MA 01966. 978-546-9533.

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Sept. 30

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 1

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Oct. 4

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Oct. 7

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 8

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Wednesday, Oct. 9

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Pamela Bailey Powers discusses “With.”

Friday, Oct. 11

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Saturday, Oct. 12

Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. Performance by James Keelaghan. Advance tickets are $10; www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport. Tickets, at door: $12 for adults, $7 for those 65 and older, $5 for those under 18, $24 per family.

Monday, Oct. 14

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 15

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Oct. 18

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Oct. 21

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Oct. 25

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Oct. 28

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 29

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 1

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 4

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 5

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 8

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 11

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 15

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 18

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Edith Powers discusses “Binocular Vision.”

Friday, Nov. 22

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 25

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 26

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 29

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.