GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

Community

August 2, 2013

Manchester Calendar

Friday, Aug. 2

Council on Aging’s Essex River Queen cruise, departs 10:30 p.m. for 90 minutes of spectacular seascapes, salt marsh farms, historic houses, estates and shipyard sites. $22 per senior (due by July 26). To register, call 978-526-7500.

Dreamwriters workshop, for writers of all ages, 10:30 a.m., with Barbara Flaherty and Sara Collins. Works in progress-poetry, short stories, etc. Register at scollins@mvlc.org or 978-526-2016.

Manchester Public Library closes, 3 p.m., for Friends of the Library giant book sale.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Manchester Public Library giant book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Sunday, Aug. 4

Manchester Public Library giant book sale, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of the Library.

Thursday, Aug. 8

Council on Aging’s lunch trip to Beverly’s China Jade restaurant, 12:15 p.m. Van pickup at 12:15 p.m., return by 2 p.m. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Friday, Aug. 9

Dreamwriters workshop, for writers of all ages, 10:30 a.m., with Barbara Flaherty and Sara Collins. Works in progress-poetry, short stories, etc. Register at scollins@mvlc.org or 978-526-2016.

Council on Aging trip to Danvers malls, seniors choose between the North Shore or Liberty Tree malls. $3 donation requested. Van pickup at 9:30 a.m. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

Friday, Aug. 16

Council on Aging trip to Trader Joe’s in Danvers, departs at 9:30 a.m. Return by noon. About an hour of shopping in plaza. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

“Bach by the Sea” with Manchester Summer Chamber Music, $5 discounted senior tickets and van transport to Crowell Chapel Concert Series sponsored by Council on Aging. Van pickup at 7 for 7:30 p.m. show. 978-526-7500.

Tuesday, Aug. 27

Council on Aging’s annual chicken and rib barbecue, 12:15 p.m., Tuck’s Point. Catered by Causeway restaurant. $10 per senior. Barbecued chicken, ribs, summer salads, dessert and beverage. Prepaid reservations by Aug. 22. 978-526-7500.

Thursday, Aug. 29

Council on Aging trip to Olive Garden in Danvers, van pick up at 11:15 a.m. Prepaid reservations required; 978-526-7500.

Friday, Aug. 30

Council on Aging shopping trip to Walmart plaza in Seabrook, N.H., van pickup at 9:30 a.m. Return by 1:30 p.m. $3 donation requested. For reservations, call 978-526-7500.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Community

Pictures of the Week
Your news, your way
Comments Tracker
AP Video Network
Raw: More Than 100,000 Gather for Easter Sunday Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest