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Legion Ladies Auxiliary
The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, Post 3, will meet Wednesday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. All members are encouraged to attend. Those wishing to join the Ladies Auxiliary, but are unsure of eligibility, are invited to arrive at 5 p.m. or to call Margaret at 508-284-0068.
Women’s Community Club
The Women’s Community Club will kick off its 2013-14 season with a cookout at the home of president Carol Sutherland, 7 Ocean Ave., Magnolia, on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 5 p.m. Those who signed up to bring a dish should receive a postcard in the mail. New members are welcome to join the club, which meets the second Tuesday of the month at Jones Hall, Magnolia Library Center. Dues are $25; checks can be made payable to WCCM. Call 978-525-3773.
Theatre in the Pines will present the musical theater presentation of “Cabaret,” directed by Nan Webber, Sept. 13 and 14, 7:30 p.m., and Sept. 15, 3 p.m., at the Shalin Liu Performance Center, 37 Main St., Rockport. For tickets, stop by Toad Hall Book Store, 47 Main St., Rockport; or The Bookstore, 61 Main St., Gloucester.
Barbara Warren, executive director of Salem Sound Coastwatch, will conduct a morning walk for those interested in an up-close view of Good Harbor’s salt marsh Saturday, Sept. 14, at 10 a.m. to noon. Meet at the Good Harbor Beach parking lot, the section nearest Thatcher Road. Participants should wear outdoor clothing plus boots for those walking in the marsh. Visit www.goodharbor.org.