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
Walk in the woods, 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
Meeting to discuss the Special Education Parent Advisory Council (SEPAC), 3:15 to 4:15, at Rockport High School, in the Special Education Department room. For more information, cal 978-546-1210
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.
Cooking demonstration and discussion, at Rockport Senior Center, with Linnea Hagberg, Senior Care’s registered dietician. RSVP, 978-546-2573.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Limited tickets at door.
Thursday, Oct. 31
Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St., Gloucester. Red carpet opening. Dress up for the carpet and receive a gift. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19. For reservations, email email@example.com or call 978-309-9669. Visit www.facebook.com/CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe or and www.CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe.blogspot.com.