, Gloucester, MA


November 13, 2012

Gloucester Calendar

Thursday, Nov. 15

Holiday Cooking Club, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sawyer Free Library, Cook up the holidays! Ages 6 and up. Please register!

“Go to the Top” Toddler Time, 10 — 10:45 a.m., Friend Room, Sawyer Free Childrens Library. Playtime, bubbles, stories, songs, simple crafts for toddlers, ages 1-3. Please join us! No registration required.

Turkey penny sale, sponsored by GFC Auxiliary, 7 p.m., Gloucester Fraternity Club, 27 Webster St. Doors open at 6 p.m. Turkey, sweet bread, groceries, baked goods and more. Tickets, $.25 each. Call Annette at 508-320-3788.

Class of 2015 fundraising night, Jalapeno’s, 86 Main St. Join us for a fun evening full of laughter and good food. Contact info: Laura

“Let Nothing Slip By,” an evening of poetry, reflection and dialogue, 7:30 p.m., Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, 6 Wonson St., East Gloucester. Presented by Gloucester Writers Center. Readings by Martha Collins, Afaa M. Weaver and Sam Cornish. Email

Author Eric Dolan reads from latest book, “When America First Met China: An Exotic History of Tea, Drugs, and Money in the Age of Sail,” 7 p.m., The Bookstore. Dolan is also the author of “Leviathan” and “Fur, Fortune and Empire.”

Friday, Nov. 16

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, Nov. 17

The Open Door Thanksgiving Food Drive with North Shore 104.9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Shaw’s on Eastern Avenue, Stop & Shop on Thatcher Road, and Market Basket, Gloucester Crossing. Volunteers will receive your donation. Most needed: Tuna, peanut butter, cereal and juice. Visit

Suicide survivors simultaneous healing network, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., share in simultaneous conferences at BankGloucester, 160 Main St. Join in this journey to understand this loss of over 38,000 lives annually. $10 suggested donation. Contact Anita Pandolfe Ruchman NP, Survivor/ Holistic Nurse-Psychotherapist, at:, or call 978-546-6599

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