Friday, Aug. 23
Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.
“This Is Our Youth,” by Academy Award nominated playwright Kenneth Lonergan, 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. $40 for adults, $35 for seniors and students. For reservations: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.org.
Saturday, Aug. 24
Dads & Donuts Storytime, 10 a.m., in the Friend Room at Sawyer Free Library. Meet award-winning local author Pat Lowery Collins, reading her new book “The Deer Watch”. Families welcome. 978-281-9763, ext. 18.
“Standing Still” event, presented by Eagle & Dove Ministries, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Free and open to the public. First Nations worship, dance and arts. 978-283-9111 or 978-621-6285. www.eagledove.com.
“This Is Our Youth,” by Academy Award nominated playwright Kenneth Lonergan, 3 and 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. $40 for adults, $35 for seniors and students. For reservations: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.org.
Bowling fundraiser for Trinity Church Youth Programs, 5 p.m. Cape Ann Lanes, Washington St. Register for Sunday School, Pioneer Club. Bring the whole family. $15 per person; call Kimberly Parsons at 978 283-1582
Sunday, Aug. 25
Music & Meditation, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church. Led by Dr. Neil Williams and Moira Kelly. Open to all. offerings gratefully accepted; refreshments follow. www.gloucesteruu.org.
Lebanese American community picnic, 11 a.m., Stage Fort Park (opposite The Cupboard). Music, games. Bring food, drinks, grill.
“This Is Our Youth,” 4 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Reservations: 978-281-4433 orgloucesterstage.org.
Free summer concert series, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Cape Ann Big Band performs. Free parking. Handicapped-accessible. Rain date: Following Wednesday, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 28
Night Church mid-week worship hours, 7 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church. All welcome. Simple service, family friendly, flexible, Word and Sacrament.