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Downtown Gloucester’s 3rd annual Shopping Spree kicks off today, Gloucester’s own ‘Black Friday,’ and this year the spree is worth $1,500, which is up another $400 big bucks from last year!! Fifty four downtown merchants have joined this Super Shopping Spree. How does it work? Every time you make a purchase from any of the participating businesses, you’ll get a ‘Free Spree’ entry to win the $1,500! So look for posters in participating shops, an get shopping and watch your chances add up!
Giant penny sale
Mark your calendar for Dec. 1, and be there when the doors open at 5 p.m. at Msgr. Sullivan Church Hall, Pleasant Street, for a big, fun family night penny sale fundraiser hosted by St. Ann School. Get into the holiday spirit as you support your local school, with super prizes, certificates, toys, and merchandise donated by local businesses, including Cape Ann restaurants, many unique articles donated by parents and faculty added to the prize list, and games starting at 6 p.m., with several rounds of play to put the final touches on the night.
The Trustees of Reservations invite you to join us for a candlelight Solstice Stroll in Ravenswood Park on Saturday, Dec. 15, from 4 to 6 p.m. Celebrate the solstice sky with your family in our favorite woodland park followed by a warm fire, S’mores, and hot chocolate. Please bring a non-perishable item for donation to the Cape Ann Open Door Food Pantry. Free to Trustees members; $5 to nonmembers. To preregister or for more information, visit www.thetrustees.org, email: email@example.com, or call 978.281.8400