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July 29, 2013

Rockport Calendar

Monday, July 29

Youth and adult tennis lessons start, Monday July 29th, Rockport High School Tennis Courts: $20-35 per session. For more information, call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309. Or visit: www.rockportrecreation.com

Tuesday, July 30

Free ice cream social, 12:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. Make your own sundae. RSVP to 978-546-2573.

Memoir Writing Group, 10:15 a.m., Rockport Senior Center. Taught by Cathryn Clark. Bring imagination, memories, paper, pen and notebook.

Artist demonstration: Jude Abbe — Oil Landscape, 7 p.m., Rockport Art Association, 12 Main St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $5, free for members. 978-546-6604. www.rockportartassn.org.

Wednesday, July 31

Artist demonstration: Stapleton Kearns — Oil, 7 p.m., Rockport Art Association, 12 Main St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. $5, free for members. 978-546-6604. www.rockportartassn.org.

Thursday, Aug. 1

July Birthday Party for the Rockport Senior Center, All of you who got your invitation, please mark this new date and RSVP to Diane at 978-546-2573.

Tidepool Explorers at Halibut Point, 1 — 2 p.m. Some of the best tide pools in New England, with an interpreter to guide you through them. Inter-tidal exploration, creatures inhabiting special environment. Meet at the Visitors Center in the park. All ages. Rain or shine; pouring rain cancels.

Friday, Aug. 2

Tidepool Explorers at Halibut Point, 2 — 3 p.m. Some of the best tide pools in New England, with an interpreter to guide you through them. Inter-tidal exploration, creatures inhabiting special environment. Meet at the Visitors Center in the park. All ages. Rain or shine; pouring rain cancels.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Babson Farm Quarry Tour, 10 — 11 a.m., Halibut Point. Interpreter uses trail and quarry to explain how granite was quarried, including splitting of granite with traditional quarry tools. Meet at Visitors Center in the park. All ages. Rain or shine; pouring rain cancels.

Sunday, Aug. 4

Babson Farm Quarry Tour, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Halibut Point. Interpreter uses trail and quarry to explain how granite was quarried, including splitting of granite with traditional quarry tools. Meet at Visitors Center in the park. All ages. Rain or shine; pouring rain cancels.

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