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May 9, 2013

Rockport Calendar

Wednesday, may 8

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

Tai Jai, 9-10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center, $3.

Thursday, may 9

Dr Mann Healthy Aging Free Presentation, 2:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center. RSVP 978-546-2573

Yoga, 9 — 10 a.m. Rockport Senior Center, $3.

Knitting Hand work Group meets, 12:30-3:30 p.m., Rockport Senior Center.

Tower Tour, 11 a.m. to noon, Halibut Point State Park, Gott Avenue. Includes climb to upper-levels of park’s World War II artillery fire control tower. Meet at Visitors Center. All ages. Rain or shine. Free and open to public. 978-546-2997. www.mass.gov/dcr.

Open Door’s annual Empty Bowl Dinner, 4 to 8 p.m., Cruiseport Gloucester. Extra parking at Good Harbor Beach, with regular trolley service to and from event. $15, $10 for children under 10. Tickets at door. Simple soup, bread and cookie. Guests choose and keep soup bowl handcrafted for event. 978-283-6776. www.foodpantry.org.

“Dividing the Estate,” presented by Theatre in the Pines, 7:30 p.m., Spiran Hall, corner of School Street and Broadway. Directed by Nan Webber, this Horton Foote comedy classic puts a fun spin on dysfunctional family rivalries. Tickets at The Bookstore in Gloucester and Toad Hall in Rockport.

Friday, may 10

Zumba gold, 11 a.m., Rockport Senior Center; $5 walk in rate

Strength Resistance Exercise Class, 9 to 10 a.m., Rockport Senior Center, $4 per class

Reading the Granite Landscape, 10 to 11 a.m., Halibut Point State Park, Gott Avenue. Natural history of granite tells stories via geology, plant communities, environmental forces and human use. Meet at Visitors Center. All ages. Pouring rain cancels. Free and open to public. 978-546-2997. www.mass.gov/dcr.

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Cinderella,” presented by Rockport High School Drama Llamas, 7 p.m., John Lane Auditorium, 24 Jerden’s Lane. $10 for adults, $8 for students/seniors, $6 for children (10 and under).

“Dividing the Estate,” presented by Theatre in the Pines, 7:30 p.m., Spiran Hall, corner of School Street and Broadway. Directed by Nan Webber, this Horton Foote comedy classic puts a fun spin on dysfunctional family rivalries. Tickets at The Bookstore in Gloucester and Toad Hall in Rockport.

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