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January 2, 2013

Gloucester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — wednesday, jan 2

Sawyer Free Library reopens, normal hours, 8:30 a.m. — 6 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 3

Wellspring adult education program begins, Math, English, Computer Skills, and Career Development. Eight week session at Wellspring House, 302 Essex Ave. GED test prep for college classes, job search. Runs for 8 weeks. 978-281-3558, Ext. 304.

Friday, Jan. 4

Ward 1 City Councilor Paul McGeary constituent hours at Rose Baker Senior Center, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. 6 Manuel F. Lewis St.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Saturday, Jan. 5

Cursillo ultreya and pot-luck supper, St. Ann Church, Holy Family Parish office building. Pot-luck at 5 p.m., followed by ultreya at 6 p.m. All welcome. 978-879-3655.

Monday, Jan. 7

The Ole Salty Jazz Band rocks the Rose Baker Senior Center, live music of the 50’s & 60’s. Bring your dancing shoes, or just kick back and enjoy!All are invited. For more information, call the COA at 978 281-9765.

tuesday, jan. 8

League of Women Voters of Cape Ann Meets, 10 a.m., St. John’s Church, Middle St., Gloucester. Visir: www.lwvcacapeann.org, or call Judy Bly at 978-546-2191

Thursday, Jan. 10

Gloucester Democratic City Committee meets, 7 p.m., Gloucester House Restaurant, Seven Seas Wharf. Committee members and friends discuss building past successes into future challenges. Guest speaker to be announced. Free refreshments, cash bar. Call 978-281-5673 or visit www.gloucesterdemocrats.org.

‘The Writer’s Block’ John Ronan, with Rufus Collinson, 8 p.m., CATV channel 12; Gloucester’s reigning Poet Laureate shares her joy and her approach in teaching poetry. The program will air again next week.

Friday, Jan. 11

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Monday, Jan. 14

The Ole Salty Jazz Band rocks the Rose Baker Senior Center, live music of the 50’s & 60’s. Bring your dancing shoes, or just kick back and enjoy! All are invited. For more information, call the COA at 978 281-9765.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

Juni Van Dyke, Senior Center Art Instructor leads a group to visit Salem’s Peabody Essex Museum’s exhibit “HATS”. 10:30 a.m., to register, call 978 281-9765.

Workforce Training Fund Program information session, 7:30 to 8 p.m., Sawyer Free Library. Networking and refreshments followed by a presentation from 8 to 9:30 p.m. Five programs are available: Contact Paul Ventresca at 781-691-7412 or pventresca@detma.org.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

Botanical illustration class, 10 a.m. to noon, Rose Baker Senior Center, led by Rosalind Loeb Wanke, a New York Botanical Gardens certified botanical illustrator. Register in the Art Room by Monday, Jan. 9.

Class of 1968 reunion committee meeting, 6:30 p.m. Contact Janet Lemnah at 978-283-5390 or lemnahj05@gmail.com for location. 1968 graduates of St. Ann High School welcome.

Free diabetes and blood pressure screenings, 10 a.m. to noon, Rose Baker Senior Center. Call 978-281-9765 for appointment; walk-ins also welcome.

Friday, Jan. 18

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Friday, Jan. 25

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Friday, Feb. 1

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Friday,

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.