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October 18, 2013

Rockport Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — 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

Cross Cape walk, 10 a.m. Meet at Whistle Stop Mall at 9:50 a.m. Led by Ted Tarr.

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., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $5 per drop-in. 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

Cross Cape walk, 10 a.m. Meet at Whistle Stop Mall at 9:50 a.m. Led by Ted Tarr.

Pigeon Cove Circle’s Halloween party, 2 to 4 p.m., Circle Center, 6 Breakwater Ave. Free. For children in Pre-K through grade three (must be accompanied by an adult).

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.

Wednesday, Oct. 30

Fundraiser dinner, hosted by Rockport High School Class of 2017, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., High School cafeteria. Spaghetti, meatballs, desserts, coffee and drinks. $8 tickets may be purchased from a member of the class, by calling 978-546-1234 or emailing slarsen@rpk12.org. Limited tickets at door.

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.

Saturday, Nov. 2

Old Sloop Coffeehouse performance by Allen Estes and Claudia Nygaard, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. For advance tickets ($10), visit www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org, Gloucester Music, or Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport. Tickets, at door, are $12 for adults, $7 for those 65 and older, $5 for those younger than 18, $24 per family.

Sunday, Nov. 3

Cross Cape walk, 10 a.m. Meet at Whistle Stop Mall at 9:50 a.m. Led by Ted Tarr.

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, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Spiran Hall. Seaview Farms produce, Scandinavian gifts, Wally’s Bistro, baked goods, crafts, doughnuts, cider and coffee. $25 table rentals. 978-546-7949.

Sunday, Nov. 10

Cross Cape walk, 10 a.m. Meet at Whistle Stop Mall at 9:50 a.m. Led by Ted Tarr.

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.