, Gloucester, MA

June 20, 2013

Manchester Calendar

Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Friday, June 21

Council on Aging’s monthly trip to Trader Joe’s in Danvers, 9:30 a.m. departure, return around noon. Hour or so of shopping at Trader Joe’s or any other store in the plaza. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Monday, June 24

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Manchester Public Library. If bringing group, please register.

Wednesday, June 26

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants through age 2, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. Simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Thursday, June 27

Council on Aging’s trip/tour of Glen Magna Farms & Estate, 10 a.m. pick up for 10:30 a.m. tour of farms that belonged to Peabody and Endicott families for 144 years. Boxed lunch provided. $20 all-inclusive cost. Prepaid reservations due by June 17; call 978-526-7500.

Friday, June 28

Council on Aging’s trip to Christmas Tree Shop in Lynnfield, 9:30 a.m. pick up, return around noon. $3 donation requested. 978-526-7500.

Saturday, June 29

Concert of sacred and instrumental music of the German Baroque, 4:30 p.m., Emmanuel Church chapel, 24 Masconomo St. Works by Bach, Handel, Schütz, Telemann and others. $10 donation suggested. 978-526-0085.

Saturday, July 13

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.

Tuesday, July 23

Manchester senior citizen’s cookout, 12:15 p.m., Tuck’s Poin.t Sponsored in part by Friends of the Manchester Council on Aging. Steak tips, chicken kabobs, corn on the cob and salad. $10 per person. To register, call 978-526-7500.