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November 2, 2013

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Saturday, Nov. 2

Sweet bread sale and fried-dough breakfast, 9 a.m. until gone, Our Lady of Good Voyage Church parish hall, 142 Prospect St.

Boiled fundraiser dinner, 5 p.m., First Baptist Church, 38 Gloucester Ave. Smoked shoulder ham, dessert and beverage. $10, adults; $5, children under 12 at door. Take out available. Call the church at 978-283-4808.

Docksiders Electronics and Appliance Recycle Day fundraiser, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Gloucester High School parking lot. Contact Dennis Wood at 508-277-7513 or denwaynewood@yahoo.com.

“Remembering and Thanking Our Troops,” presented by Cape Ann Daughters of the American Revolution, 11 a.m., Friend Room, Sawyer Free Library. Richard Barbarto, director of Veterans Services in Gloucester, discusses services offered to returning forces. Bring a new pair of white socks for a man or woman as an entry fee. Light refreshments. 978-282-1416.

Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19. For reservations, email cast2008@prodigy.net or call 978-309-9669. Visit www.facebook.com/CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe or and www.CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe.blogspot.com.

Sunday, Nov. 3

Ravenswood Rocks, 1 to 3 p.m., Close-up look at the geology of Ravenswood and the great unifying science of the world. $5 nonmembers, Free for Trustees members. For more information, call 978-281-8400 or email: capeann@ttor.org.

Wednesday, Nov. 6

Margaret Fuller forum, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Meetinghouse. Explore the brief but trailblazing life of this brilliant, complex transcendental feminist with Rev. Jenny Rankin. All welcome. For information/registration, call 978-283-3410 or email: gloucesteruu@earthlink.net.

Thursday, Nov. 7

Shakespeare’s “As You Like It,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19. For reservations, email cast2008@prodigy.net or call 978-309-9669. Visit www.facebook.com/CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe or and www.CapeAnnShakespeareTroupe.blogspot.com.

Friday, Nov. 8

Tai Chi sessions, offered by Council on Aging, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Gentle way to fight stress and reduce anxiety, while increasing flexibility and balance. To register, call 978-281-9765.

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