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July 5, 2013

Essex Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Wednesday July 10

Eco-themed Film Series, time TBA, John Muir In The New World (2011; 85 minutes) at Cox Reservation, 82 Easter Avenue (Route 133).John Muir’s life, influences and impact then and now.

Thursday, July 11

Kids summer book club, for those entering grades two and three, 11 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Meet Wilson and his hilarious Uncle Pirate and pet penguin. Three-week session. Sign up at awanner@mvlc.org or 978-768-7410 to reserve book.

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. www.sscrockerrace.com.

Wednesday July 17

Eco-themed Film Series, time TBA, Sun Come Up (2010; 38 minutes). The story of the world’s first climate refugees. At Cox Reservation, 82 Easter Avenue (Route 133).

Monday, Aug. 5

Manchester Essex Regional School District records destroyed today, parents and students who attended Manchester or Essex Schools, graduated in 2006, and wish to obtain records, call 978-525-6060 by August 1.

Tuesday, Aug. 13

Adult book group, 9:30 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Topic: “The Gift of Rain” by Tan Twan Eng. All welcome.