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April 17, 2013

Rockport Calendar

Tuesday, April 16

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Awakening Arts with Carla Mattoli, 1 to 3 p.m., first class of 8-week course at Rockport Senior Center. Nature observation, drawing chalk pastels, and watercolor. Eight classes/$40.

Wednesday, April 17

Computerized presentation of Alaska in April, 1 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. Presented by Jim Wallius. Refreshments provided. To RSVP, call 978-546-2573.

Wednesday, April 17

Curious Creatures at the Opportunity Center at Pond View Village, 2 to 3 p.m. Limit of 50 children, so don’t be late; 23 LePage Lane, Gloucester. Call Stacy Randell at srandell@thecalebgroup.org or call 978-281-8181, ext. 141.

Saturday, April 20

Old Garden Beach Association’s Earth Day cleanup at Old Garden Beach, 8 to 11 a.m., Old Garden Beach. Volunteers needed to help with planting and general landscaping. Friends, neighbors, members and nonmembers welcome. Bring gloves, rakes, clippers, etc. Trash bags supplied.

Indoor/outdoor Cape Ann Farmers Market, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., in conjunction with Time Bank’s Eco-Trip, at Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, corner of Middle and Church streets. Call Nikki Bogin at 978-290-2717. www.CapeAnnFarmersMarket.org.

Tuesday, April 23

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Celebrate William Shakespeare’s 449th birthday and Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe’s fifth anniversary, 7:30 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $10, $5 for students. Tickets available at door; or email cast2008@prodigy.net. www.capeannshakespearetroupe.blogspot.com.

Wednesday, April 24

Senior Center trip to Mohegan Sun, 7 a.m. departure from Rockport Depot; 4:30 p.m. return from casino. $25, includes transportation, $15 bet and $15 food voucher. To register, call 978-546-2573.

Thursday, April 25

Pigeon Cove Circle pot-luck supper, 6 p.m. Bring something for the table, and bring guests.

Saturday, April 27

T-ball program, for children in kindergarten through grade 2, begins today. Sponsored by Rockport Recreation Department. To register, visit www.rockportrecreation.com. Contact Caitlin at 978-546-1309 or caitlin@rockportrecreation.com.

Sunday, April 28

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