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July 11, 2013

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---- — Saturday, July 13

S.S. Crocker Memorial Race, held off the coast of Manchester. Race open to all sailboats. Fun-filled family event. Awards given for first, second and third in each class. Wood and Fiberglass boats welcome. Sponsored by Manchester Yacht Club and Manchester Harbor Boat Club. www.sscrockerrace.com.

Wednesday July 17

Free Eco-themed Film night at Cox Reservation, 6:30 p.m., Studio Barn. “Sun Come Up: The Story of the World’s First Climate Refugees” chronicles relocation of Carterer Islanders. Bring a picnic, stroll scenic grounds; film followed by informal conversation with special guest.

Wednesday, July 24

Free Eco-themed Family Film night at Cox Reservation, 6:30 p.m., Studio Barn. “The Legend of Pale Male” follows adventures of Pale Male, a red-tailed hawk nesting near Central Park in New York City. Bring a picnic, stroll scenic grounds; film followed by informal conversation with special guest.

Wednesday, July 31

Free Eco-themed Family Film night at Cox Reservation, 6:30 p.m., Studio Barn. “The Greenhorns” explores the lives of America’s young farming community. Bring a picnic, stroll scenic grounds; film followed by informal conversation with special guest.

Tuesday, Aug. 13

Adult book group, 9:30 a.m., TOHP Burnham Library. Topic: “The Gift of Rain” by Tan Twan Eng. All welcome.