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October 16, 2012

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Tuesday, Oct. 16

Gloucester Little League annual meeting, 7 p.m., Boudreau Field. Public welcome. Call Bill Melvin at 978-290-1607.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Gloucester High School college planning night for seniors and their parents/guardians, 7 p.m., GHS second floor lecture hall. Guidance staff discusses college selection and admission process. All seniors and parents requested to attend.

“Poets Around Town,” presented by Poet Laureate Rufus Collinson, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. Free admission. All welcome. Park across street. www.gloucesterwriters.org.

Thursday, Oct. 18

Free flu shots, 3 to 6 p.m., BankGloucester, Main Street.

Saturday, Oct. 20

Indoor yard sale, sponsored by AMVETS Riders Chapter 32, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Post 32, 14 Prospect St. To schedule a pickup or to arrange a drop off of donated items, call Lisa Riley at 978-281-4477 and leave a message.

Sunday, Oct. 21

Indoor yard sale, sponsored by AMVETS Riders Chapter 32, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Post 32, 14 Prospect St. To schedule a pickup or to arrange a drop off of donated items, call Lisa Riley at 978-281-4477 and leave a message.

“Tolkien Literary Walk in the Woods, 1 to 3 p.m.,” Ravenswood Park. Sponsored by Trustees of Reservations. Guide reads aloud from Tolkien’s trilogy. $5 for nonmembers, free for members. Preregistration required; call 978-281-8400 or email capeann@ttor.org.

Cape Ann Forum, 7 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, corner of Church and Middle streets. Washington-based author and foreign policy analyst Phyllis Bennis discusses current crises in Middle East and American policy. Free and open to the public. www.capeannforum.org.

Tuesday, Oct. 23

SeniorCare annual fundraiser breakfast, 6:30 to 11 a.m., Lobsta Land. $10, $8 for seniors. Tickets available at SeniorCare or at door. Proceeds benefit services for local seniors.

Thursday, Oct. 25

Gloucester2Berklee scholarship fundraiser, 6:30 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. With the Jim Odgren Quintet jammin’ jazz and standards of ‘50s and ‘60s Blue Note. Special dinner menu. Tickets $10 advance, $15 at door (cash only, does not include food). Call 978-525-9093. or visit: gimmesound.com

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