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September 20, 2013

Gloucester Goings On

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Penny sale

The Gloucester Fraternity Club, 27 Webster St., will hold a penny sale Wednesday, Sept. 25, at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $.25 each. Prizes include sweet bread, groceries, baked goods and more.

Mac For Mayor party

The Mac For Mayor campaign kickoff party will take place Saturday, Sept. 21, 8 to 11 a.m., at 44 Commercial St. Bell will speak at 10 a.m. Call 978-281-3333 or visit www.mac4mayor.org.

Meditation & Music

The Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, corner of Middle and Church streets, will offer a one-hour Meditation & Music secular program Sunday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 p.m. Program is open to the public. A free-will offering will be taken.

Children’s Room benefit

Kids Unlimited and The Adventures of Scuba Jack will hold an event to benefit the Sawyer Free Library’s Children’s Room on Saturday, Oct. 5, 1 to 4 p.m., at Kids Unlimited, 123 Main St. Twenty percent of sales during the event will benefit the Children’s Room. Features Scuba Jack and his nautical friends, touch tanks, face-painting, tattoos, crafts, games, a prize wheel and more.

Coastsweep at Plum Cove Beach

The annual Laura Evans Memorial Coastsweep Cleanup at Plum Cove Beach will take place Thursday, Oct. 10, from 4 to 6 p.m. Rain date is Friday, Oct. 11. Laura was a local environmentalist who volunteered and held cleanups at Plum Cove Beach. Call Patti Amaral at 978-281-6708 or visit www.cleancity.us.

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