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April 17, 2013

Essex Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Thursday, April 18

Special story hour, 10 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Singer/author Daisy Nell will present “The Stowaway Mouse.”

Saturday, April 20

Celebrate Earth Day with tree saplings, 2 p.m., Transfer Station. Kousa Dogwood and Rose of Sharon available, provided by Essex Department of Public Works. First-come, first-served. DPW accepting brush (limbs up to eight inches in diameter), 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Essex residents only. 978-768-6262.

Thursday, April 25

Friends of the TOHP Burnham Library, 7 p.m., in the library. All welcome.

Wednesday, May 1

Friends of the TOHP Burnham Library annual pie fest, noon to 5 p.m. Bakers and eaters needed. $3 per slice. Proceeds benefit children’s programming.

Friday, May 3

Happy As A Clam 5K Road Race and One-Mile Fun Run, Essex Elementary School, 12 Story St. Registration at 4 p.m., followed by race at 5:30 p.m. Fundraiser for Essex Elementary PTO. $25 for 5K, $8 for fun run. www.happyasaclam.org.

Tuesday May 7

Book group, 9:30 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Topic: “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail” by Cheryl Strayed. All welcome.