Tuesday, July 23
“Stories, Songs and More,” 10 to 11 a.m., Stage Fort Park, near Antonio Gentile Bandstand. Meet on Welcoming Center porch on rainy days. Family fun with Lucille LePage and Alicia Quintano. Free two-hour parking for attendees. 978-281-3524. 978-281-6304.
Dig Into Reading free craft workshop, 2 p.m., Sawyer Free Children’s Library, for children in pre-school through grade 6, in the Friend Room. All welcome, refreshments available. For more information, call 978-281-9763 Ext. 18.
Wednesday, July 24
Poetry reading with Chuck Stein, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St.
Rebecca’s Wednesday Story Hour, 10 — 11 a.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, Rebecca’s Playground. Story, storytellers, light snack, easy craft. Age appropriate, popular picture books, told by church members. Meet outside, unless weather prohibits. All welcome.
Thursday, July 25
Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email email@example.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.
Friday, July 26
Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.
Saturday, July 27
Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m, Lexington Ave,, Magnolia. Forty plus artists.
Hopper’s Houses Walking Tour, 10 a.m. See Gloucester houses made famous in Edward Hopper’s paintings. Presented by Cape Ann Museum. $10 members; $20 nonmembers. Space limited. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Free celebration through worship, arts and cultural heritage, presented by Eagle & Dove Ministries, 6:30 to 10 p.m., Lanesville Community Center, 8 Vulcan St. Live worship, art and dance; and first nations guests. All welcome. Come dressed in your traditional cultural clothing. 978-283-9111. 978-621-6285. www.eagledove.com.
Sunday, July 28
Next Step Living, 9 a.m. to noon, Cape Ann YMCA, Middle Street. Learn about no-cost Mass Save home energy assessments from organization that’s connected thousands with no-cost Mass Save home energy assessments and weatherization incentives. Maintain a healthier, more cost efficient home.