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February 28, 2013

Rockport Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

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Pigeon Cove Circle’s monthly potluck supper, 6 p.m., 6 Breakwater Ave. Bring a favorite dish and friends. Guest speaker: Dora Tevan. All welcome.

Traveling Chef’s winter soup and sandwich lunch, 11:30 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. Cream of veggie soup with grilled chicken sandwich, salad and fresh baked brownie. $3 per person. To RSVP, call Freda at 978-546-5027.

Friday, march 1

Spiran Lodge 98 annual installation of officers, 7 p.m., Lodge Hall. Welcome new officers. 978-546-3223.

Monday, march 4

Rockport American Legion, Unit 98, meets, 7 p.m., Legion Hall, to finalize plans for upcoming year. Members urged to respond to our Bakeless Cake Sale which; our only fundraiser for the year.

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

Tuesday, March 5

Rockport Recreation’s Teen Pilates/Yoga Class, 7:15 to 8 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $4/class/person or $24/person/6 weeks. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Wednesday, March 6

Rockport Public Schools annual K-12 Art Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association.

Free Seniors Continental Breakfast & Social Hour, 9 a.m., Senior Center, Call for Reservations, 978-546-2573.

Rockport Recreation Department’s Pick Up Basketball League, for adults who are intermediate players at Rowell Gymnasium in the high school. $40/player. For more information, call TJ Peckham at 541-829-3154

Thursday, March 7

Senior Center’s Beginner Computer Classes starts, 1 to 3:30 p.m., meets weekly on Thursdays for 4 weeks for $40.Call 978-546-2573

Rockport Schools K-12 Art Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association. Opening reception, 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Friday, March 8

Rockport Schools K-12 Art Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association.

Ballroom Blitz dance performance, showcasing fifth-graders and Rockport High School dancers/cheerleaders, 7 p.m., RHS gymnasium. Tickets at door: $5 for adults, $2 for students. Snow date: March 10, 1 p.m.

Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. Gordon Bok performs. Advance tickets are $10; at the door: $12 for adults, $7 for those 65 and older, $5 for those younger than 18, $24 per family. For tickets, visit www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Saturday, March 9

Pigeon Cove Circle’s Winter Rent-a-table flea market and Rummage Sale with coffee and muffins, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cove Circle Center, 6 Breakwater Avenue. $25 table rentals; call Michele at 978-546-1195. Space limited.

Rockport Public Schools annual K-12 Art Show, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Rockport Art Association.

Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 10:30 a.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. Grammy Award-winning children’s musicians Debbie and Friends perform. Tickets are $8. For tickets, visit www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Sunday, March 10

Rockport Public Schools annual K-12 Art Show, noon to 5 p.m., Rockport Art Association.

Monday, march 11

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

Tuesday, March 12

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

thursday, March 14

Senior’s St Patrick’s Day Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. with Comedian Mel Simons. Corned Beef & Cabbage, Carrots & Turnip, Potatoes with parsley, Irish Soda Bread and Blarney Stone Parfait $2; call Freda at 978-546-5027

Friday, March 15

Friends of the Rockport Library’s spring book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the library, 17 School St. Baked goods, hard backs, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos, DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org, or call 978 546-6934.

saturday, March 16

Friends of the Rockport Library’s spring book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the library, 17 School St. Baked goods, hard backs, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos, DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org, or call 978 546-6934.

sunday, March 17

Friends of the Rockport Library’s spring book sale, 1 to 5 p.m., at the library, 17 School St. Baked goods, hard backs, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos, DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org, or call 978 546-6934.

Tuesday, March 19

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

March 20

Presentation of specialized telephone equipment for seniors, 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. If you have trouble hearing on the phone, this is for you!

Monday, march. 25

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

Tuesday, March 26

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Monday, April 1

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

Tuesday, April 2

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 9

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 16

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 23

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 30

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

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Monday,

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

Wednesday,

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