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July 12, 2013

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Saturday, July 13

Old Garden Beach Association pancake breakfast, 8 a.m., at the home of Stu Mellen, 38 Atlantic Ave. All neighbors, friends, members and nonmembers welcome.

Sandy Bay Historical Society’s free annual open house, 2 to 4 p.m., Rockport’s Old Castle (postponed from July 6). Join us on Castle Lane, at Granite and Curtis streets, Pigeon Cove. Learn the history of this 1715 home “castle.” Refreshments served.

Old Sloop Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. Rummage sale offers gently-used women’s, men’s and children’s clothing, bed linens, luggage, handbags and more.

S.S. Crocker Memorial Race, held off the coast of Manchester. Race open to all sailboats. Fun-filled family event. Awards given for first, second and third in each class. Wood and Fiberglass boats welcome. Sponsored by Manchester Yacht Club and Manchester Harbor Boat Club. www.sscrockerrace.com.

Pilates/Yoga Class, sponsored by Rockport Recreation Department, 6 to 7 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $60/12 classes, $8/drop in fee. 978-546-1309.

Rockport High School Drama Llamas present one-night only cabaret, 7 p.m., John Lane Auditorium. $10 donation at door. Proceeds benefit RHS drama program. Family-friendly celebration.

Sunday, July 14

U.S. Navy Band Pops Ensemble, 1:30 p.m., Rockport High School. Free tickets, email rocnavcom@verizon.net.

Rockport Legion Band free summer concert, 7 p.m., Back Beach bandstand. All welcome. Bring chairs or blanket. Popcorn and cold drinks available.

Monday, July 15

Meet the author, 7 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Joseph R. Gallo Jr. discusses “Boston Bronze & Stone Speak to Us.”

Thursday, July 18

Friends of the Rockport Library annual summer book sale (members’ preview), 5 to 8 p.m., Proceeds supplement library programs, including Cabin Fever movie series, the authors’ series, special programs for children, and museum passes.

Friday, July 19

Friends of the Rockport Library annual summer book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proceeds supplement library programs, including Cabin Fever movie series, the authors’ series, special programs for children, and museum passes.

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