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March 9, 2013

Essex Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Monday, March 11

March Magic Mondays instruction, 5 p.m., TOHP Burnham Library, 30 Martin St. Ages 8 and up. $10 for supplies for four sessions. Space limited to 10. To register, call 978-768-7410 or email awanner@mvlc.org.

Wednesday, March 13

“Gwendolyn the Graceful Pig,” 1 p.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Free performance by David Ira Rottenberg about a pig who wants to be a ballerina and her friend who wants to be a football star. 978-768-7410. Email awanner@mvlc.org.

Friday, March 15

Paint-A-Bowl for the Empty Bowl event, 2 to 4 p.m. TOHP Burnham Library, 30 Martin St. Kindergarten and up. Paint/decorate a bowl for May fundraiser.

Monday, March 18

March Magic Mondays instruction, 5 p.m., TOHP Burnham Library, 30 Martin St. Ages 8 and up. $10 for supplies for four sessions. Space limited to 10. To register, call 978-768-7410 or email awanner@mvlc.org.

Wednesday, March 20

Lawyer Joseph S. Orlando Jr. at TOHP Burnham Library, 5 to 7 p.m. Question and answer on maritime and land-based personal injury. Open to all on a first-come basis.

Sunday, March 24

Cape Ann Symphony’s “Late Romantic Masters Concert,” 2 p.m., Manchester Essex High School auditorium, 36 Lincoln St., Manchester. $35 for adults, $30 for seniors, $20 for young adults, free for children 18 and under. Handicapped-accessible. 978-281-0543. www.capeannsymphony.org.

Monday, March 25

March Magic Mondays instruction, 5 p.m., TOHP Burnham Library, 30 Martin St. Ages 8 and up. $10 for supplies for four sessions. Space limited to 10. To register, call 978-768-7410 or email awanner@mvlc.org.

Tuesday, March 26

Book Group meets, 9:30 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library, 30 Martin St. Topic: “The Lotus Eaters” by Soli. Copies available. Snack and coffee provided.

Thursday, April 4

“Power of the Purse” event, sponsored by Women’s Fund of Essex County, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Brookwood School, Manchester. Hors d’oeuvres and wine, and raffle featuring chances to win distinctive purses and bags donated by renowned designers and retailers. All proceeds fund special projects and annual grant awards made by The Women’s Fund throughout Essex County. $35 in advance, $40 at door. www.thewomensfundec.org.

Friday, April 5

Woodman’s celebrates 25 years of giving with “Howl at the Moon” event, Essex Room. Cocktail reception at 6 p.m., followed by Dueling Pianos at 7 p.m. $25 per guest. Proceeds benefit Mr. & Mrs. L. Dexter Woodman Scholarship Fund. www.howlatthemoon.com.