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March 11, 2013

Rockport Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

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

Tuesday, March 12

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Thursday, March 14

Senior’s St. Patrick’s Day luncheon, 11:30 a.m. Corned beef and cabbage, carrots and turnip, potatoes with parsley, Irish soda bread and Blarney Stone parfait. $2. Comedy by Mel Simons. RSVP to Freda; 978-546-5027.

Friday, March 15

Friends of the Rockport Library spring book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 17 School St. Baked goods, hardbacks, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos and DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org. 978-546-6934.

Saturday, March 16

Friends of the Rockport Library spring book sale, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 17 School St. Baked goods, hardbacks, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos and DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org. 978-546-6934.

Family Fun Day, Sandy Bay Preschool celebrates 40 years, 10 a.m. to noon, Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Games, crafts, face-painting, Wayne from Maine concert from noon to 1 p.m., prizes and more. $5 per person, $20 per family. Proceeds support preschool. 978-546-6366. www.sandybaypreschool.org.

Sunday, March 17

Friends of the Rockport Library spring book sale, 1 to 5 p.m., 17 School St. Baked goods, hardbacks, paperbacks, children’s books, tapes, videos and DVDs. Proceeds support library programs. www.rockportlibrary.org. 978-546-6934.

Tuesday, March 19

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Wednesday, March 20

Presentation of specialized telephone equipment for seniors, 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center.

Saturday, March 23

Rockport Democratic Town Committee meeting, 10:30 a.m., Brenner Room, Rockport Public Library. All voters registered as Democrats in Rockport welcome. Free. Call Suellen Wedmore at 978-546-3754.

Reading and dance performance of “Gwendolyn, the Graceful Pig,” 2 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Public welcome.

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

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

Tuesday, March 26

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Monday, April 1

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

Tuesday, April 2

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

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.

Tuesday, April 9

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 16

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 23

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

Tuesday, April 30

Preschool story hour, 10 to 10:45 a.m., Rockport Public Library.

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ONGOING CALENDAR

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Monday,

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

Wednesday,

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