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December 5, 2012

Rockport Calendar

Friday, Dec. 7

Holiday shopping night, 4 to 8 p.m. More than 56 downtown Rockport merchants offer exclusive promotions, discounts, raffles and giveaways. Light refreshments. Call Dawn Noble at 978-546-5868.

Rockport Legion Band free Christmas concert, 7 p.m., Rockport Methodist Church.

Saturday, Dec. 8

Annual Jul Fest Scandinavian Christmas Fair, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Spiran Lodge Hall, School Street. Traditional Scandinavian foods, meats, cheese, baked goods, decorative baskets of greens, gifts and decorations. Noon luncheon. Music and entertainment.

Overboard at Old Sloop Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 12 School St. High-powered soul-infused vocal rock, in an energetic live show of contemporary a cappella. Advance tickets $10 online at www.oldsloopcoffeehouse.org.

Hip Hop Hula Hoops registration, 10 to 11 a.m. for new class for Grades K-5; Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Admission, $5. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309

Rockport’s Boy Scout Troop 20 Christmas Tree Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. All trees $35, while supplies last. Supports scouting trips, equipment. Free hot chocolate! Alvin S. Brown Scout Hall, 47 Mt. Pleasant Street, Rockport. Call 978-546-1652.

Sunday, Dec. 9

Rockport’s Boy Scout Troop 20 Christmas Tree Sale, noon to 5 p.m. All trees $35, while supplies last. Supports scouting trips, equipment. Free hot chocolate! Alvin S. Brown Scout Hall, 47 Mt. Pleasant Street, Rockport. Call 978-546-1652.

Monday, Dec. 10

Council on Aging bingo, 1 to 3:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. 978-546-2573.

Pilates Yoga Strength Training, 6:30 to 7:15 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Emphasis on strength training. $60/12 classes, $8/drop in fee. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309.

Tuesday, Dec. 11

Rockport Recreation’s Pilates/Yoga class, 6 to 7 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. $60/12 classes, $8/drop in fee. Call Caitlin Chandler at 978-546-1309.

Wednesday, Dec. 12

Council on Aging holiday party, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Rockport Senior Center, 58 Broadway. Lunch menu: roast lamb with gravy, whipped potatoes, green beans, red velvet cupcake and knotted roll; cost is $2. Entertainment by Tony Malionek. Reservations required; call Freda 978-546-2573.

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