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October 16, 2013

Rockport Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

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Rockport seniors visit New Hampshire’s Kancamagus Scenic Highway for foliage viewing and lunch at Indian Head Resort, $64 per person. For more information, call 978-546-2573.

Thursday, Oct. 17

Coffee house cabaret, hosted by Rockport High School Drama Department, 7 to 9 p.m., school cafeteria. Students, alumni and faculty invited to participate share poetry, projects, songs, dance, monologues, skits, art and other areas of interest and inspiration. Free admission, but donations accepted. All proceeds benefit Evlin de la Barre Memorial Scholarship.

Rockport Recreation’s Pilates/Yoga Class 6 to 7 p.m. Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway: $60/12 classes or $8/drop in fee. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Friday, Oct. 18

POSTPONED: Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce’s October Power lunch with key speaker, Senator Ed Markey, has been postponed until further notice. For more information, visit: www.capeannchamber.com.

Friends of the Rockport Public Library annual book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Large selections of fiction, art, nature, history, cook books, children’s books and DVDs. All proceeds benefit library’s programs.

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Saturday, Oct. 19

Friends of the Rockport Public Library annual book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Large selections of fiction, art, nature, history, cook books, children’s books and DVDs. All proceeds benefit library’s programs.

Cape Ann Animal Aid Harvestfest Dog Parade, register 11 a.m. at CAAA booth in Harvey Park at 11 a.m. Parade starts 11:30 a.m. Friendly, vaccinated dogs welcome in costume win one of four grand prizes. All get ribbons and goodie bags. $10 per dog benefits CAAA. Preregister at 978-283-6055, ext. 23.

Sunday, Oct. 20

Friends of the Rockport Public Library annual book sale, 1 to 5 p.m. Large selections of fiction, art, nature, history, cook books, children’s books and DVDs. All proceeds benefit library’s programs.

Monday, Oct. 21

Rockport Recreation’s Pilates Yoga class, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m., emphasis on strength training. Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway: $5/drop in fee. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 22

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Oct. 25

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

SUNDAY, OCT. 27

The Pigeon Cove Circle Annual Halloween Party, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Free, for children Pre-K through Grade 3 (must be accompanied by an adult). At the Circle Center, 6 Breakwater Ave, Pigeon Cove.

Monday, Oct. 28

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Oct. 29

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 1

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 4

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 5

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 8

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

saturday, nov. 9

Fall Harvest Fair at Spiran Hall, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., with Seaview Farms produce, Scandinavian gifts, Wally’s Bistro, baked goods, crafts, donuts, cider, coffee, Table rentals, $25. Call Clair Whitten at 978-546-7949.

Monday, Nov. 11

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 15

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 18

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 19

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Wednesday, Nov. 20

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Edith Powers discusses “Binocular Vision.”

Friday, Nov. 22

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Monday, Nov. 25

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday, Nov. 26

Preschool story hour, 10 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Friday, Nov. 29

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

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Monday,

Strength Resistance Exercise Class, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $4.

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

Figure sketch group (short pose), 7 to 9:30 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Model takes several short poses progressing from 5-20 minutes. No instruction. $12 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Cynthia Dunaway, 978-283-3407. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.

Tuesday,

Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Wednesday,

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

Tai Jai, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Thursday,

Yoga, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $3.

Knitting group meets, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center.

Friday,

Strength Resistance Exercise Class, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. $4.

Figure sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. One long pose is often used for a month at a time. Artists may work in any medium. No instruction. $15 per person. Meets year-round. No preregistration required. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown, 781-631-4002. www.rockportartassn.org. 978-546-6604.