GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

Community

October 12, 2013

Gloucester Goings On

Events listed here are open to the public and sponsored by nonprofit groups unless otherwise noted. Press releases may be sent to Goings on, Gloucester Daily Times, 36 Whittemore St., Gloucester, MA 01930, sent via email to gdt@gloucestertimes.com or faxed to 978-282-4397. Please include a contact person’s name and telephone number and send at least two weeks prior to the event. The Times will do its best to run the announcement at least once prior to the event. Due to the volume of goings on listings received by the paper, listings are alternated once they run and the same listings are not printed every day.

Cultural Grants

The Gloucester Cultural Council’s 2014 Local Cultural Council grant applications are due, completed, at the main desk of the Sawyer Free Library by Tuesday, Oct. 15, or mailed to the Gloucester Cultural Council (P.O.Box 176 Gloucester MA 01931) postmarked no later than Oct. 15. The Council makes awards to individuals and community organizations for projects in the arts, humanities and interpretive sciences. Instructions are available with the applications; for grant questions contact Martin Ray at 978-283-4585, Thomas Hauck at 978-282-3910, or Barbara Dyer at 978-281-1210). Applications must be completed in triplicate.

‘Great Green’ candidate debate

Mayor Carolyn Kirk faces-off with Mac Bell on environmental issues when the Gloucester UU Meeting House hosts the “Great Green” candidate debate Tuesday, Oct. 15, at 7:15 p.m. Both candidates share a passion for green initiatives, and moderator Jack Clarke fields the questions that get the answers that define their environmental platforms. The 209-year-old UU church has launched its own zero carbon goal green initiative, and those who can afford it are asked to support it with a donation of $20, or any donation of $1 or more at the door. A complimentary “green” dessert buffet will follow. For reservations, visit www.maritimegloucester.org.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Community

Pictures of the Week
Your news, your way
Comments Tracker
AP Video Network
Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Amphibious Landing Practice in Hawaii Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA