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August 6, 2013

Gloucester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Tuesday, Aug. 6

“Stories, Songs and More,” 10 to 11 a.m., Stage Fort Park, near Antonio Gentile Bandstand. Meet on Welcoming Center porch on rainy days. Family fun with Lucille LePage and Alicia Quintano. Free two-hour parking for attendees. 978-281-3524. 978-281-6304.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Wednesday, Aug. 7

Fitz Henry Lane’s Sunset Harbor Cruise, 6 to 8 p.m., aboard schooner Ardelle. Presented by Cape Ann Museum and Maritime Gloucester. Members only, $20. Reservations required; www.MaritimeGloucester.org or 978-281-0470.

Nicole Rafter discusses genocide films, “Night and Fog” by Alan Renais and “Enemies of the People” by Thet Sambath, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center. www.Gloucesterwriters.org. 978-283-7738.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Thursday, Aug. 8

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Celebrate state Rep. Ann-Margaret Ferrante’s 41st birthday, 6:30 p.m., Cruiseport Gloucester. Local talent and special guests. $75. For tickets, email Karen at seajewels1@verizon.net or call 978-282-8870.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Friday, Aug. 9

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.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Saturday, Aug. 10

Barnacle Bazaar, 9 a.m., Lanesville Congregational Church, 1120 Washington St. Yard sale and silent auction.

Fitz Henry Lane’s Gloucester Walking Tour, 10 a.m., rain or shine. Highlights artist’s neighborhood. Presented by Cape Ann Museum. $10 members, $20 nonmembers. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or info@capeannmuseum.org.

Illustrated lecture, 3 p.m. Cape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant St. Manchester Historical Museum Curator John Huss and CAM archivist Stephanie Buck use turn of the century postcard imagery to illustrate rapid transformation of Cape Ann from gritty fishing community into one of New England’s most popular vacation destinations. Free for members or with museum admission. 978-283-0455. www.capeannmuseum.org.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Sunday, Aug. 11

Free summer concert series, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Grupo Fantasia performs. Free parking. Handicapped-accessible. Rain date: Following Wednesday, 7 p.m.

“Chicago,” presented by Annisquam Village Players, 7:30 p.m., Annisquam Village Hall, 36 Leonard St. $32 reserved seating, $16 general admission; visit www.annisquamvillageplayers.com. General admission tickets may be purchased after July 22 at: Annisquam Exchange, 32 Leonard St.; The Bookstore, 61 Main St.; and Lula’s Pantry, 5 Dock Square, Rockport. Air-conditioned and handicapped-accessible. Refreshments served.

Tuesday, Aug. 13

Free program, “Beauport: Henry Davis Sleeper’s Eclectic Showplace” with Pilar Garro, site manager of Beauport, 7:30 p.m., Rockport Public Library. Sponsored by Sandy Bay Historical Society. All welcome.

Wednesday, Aug. 14

Night Church mid-week worship hours, 7 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church. All welcome. Simple service, family friendly, flexible, Word and Sacrament.

Thursday, Aug. 15

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Aug. 16

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.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Schooner Adventure’s waterfront walking tour, 10 a.m. Stroll along Gloucester’s working waterfront and visit sites where maritime companies once reigned. 90-minute tour starts at Fisherman’s Memorial statue (weather permitting) and ends at Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane House on Harbor Loop. $5 per person. Wear walking shoes.

Hopper’s Houses Walking Tour, 10 a.m. See Gloucester houses made famous in Edward Hopper’s paintings. Presented by Cape Ann Museum. $10 members; $20 nonmembers. Space limited. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or info@capeannmuseum.org.

Annual fishermen’s memorial service, 5 p.m., in remembrance of all who have lost their lives in the long history of Gloucester’s fishing industry. Procession from American Legion, then proceeds to Stacy Boulevard. All invited to share in tribute.

Cape Ann Animal Aid’s sunset cruise, 7 to 8:30 p.m., aboard Capt. Bill’s Whale Watch, Harbor Loop. Return to shore for Gloucester Block Party. Raffles, prizes and free refreshments. Tickets are $20; stop by Cape Ann Animal Aid, Animal Krackers, Cape Ann Vet Hospital, Essex Bird Shop and Pet Supply, and Northshore Vet Hospital. www.CapeAnnAnimalAid.com. 978-283-6055, ext. 23.

Sunday, Aug. 18

Free summer concert series, 7 p.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Cape Ann Community Band performs. Free parking. Handicapped-accessible. Rain date: Following Wednesday, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug. 21

Night Church mid-week worship hours, 7 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church. All welcome. Simple service, family friendly, flexible, Word and Sacrament.

Thursday, Aug. 22

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

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.

Sunday, Aug. 25

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.

Thursday, Aug. 29

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Aug. 30

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.

Saturday, Aug. 31

Schooner Adventure’s waterfront walking tour, 10 a.m. Stroll along Gloucester’s working waterfront and visit sites where maritime companies once reigned. 90-minute tour starts at Fisherman’s Memorial statue (weather permitting) and ends at Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane House on Harbor Loop. $5 per person. Wear walking shoes.

Thursday, Sept. 5

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Sept. 6

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.

Thursday, Sept. 12

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Sept. 13

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.

Saturday, Sept. 14

Schooner Adventure’s waterfront walking tour, 10 a.m. Stroll along Gloucester’s working waterfront and visit sites where maritime companies once reigned. 90-minute tour starts at Fisherman’s Memorial statue (weather permitting) and ends at Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane House on Harbor Loop. $5 per person. Wear walking shoes.

Thursday, Sept. 19

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Sept. 20

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.

Thursday, Sept. 26

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Sept. 27

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.

Saturday, Sept. 28

Schooner Adventure’s waterfront walking tour, 10 a.m. Stroll along Gloucester’s working waterfront and visit sites where maritime companies once reigned. 90-minute tour starts at Fisherman’s Memorial statue (weather permitting) and ends at Fitz Henry (Hugh) Lane House on Harbor Loop. $5 per person. Wear walking shoes.

Thursday, Oct. 3

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Oct. 4

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.

Thursday, Oct. 10

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Email capeannfarmersmarket@gmail.com or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Friday, Oct. 11

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.

Friday, Oct. 18

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.

Friday, Oct. 25

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.

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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.

Wednesday,

Rebecca’s Wednesday Story Hour, 10 to 11 a.m., Rebecca’s Playground, St. Paul Lutheran Church. Story, storytellers, light snack, easy craft provided. Age appropriate, popular picture books, told by church members. Meet outside, unless weather prohibits. All welcome.

Free swim!

Due to popular response (and the continued heat wave), the Cape Ann Y pool will be free and open to the community each Monday from 3 to 6 p.m. from Monday, July 22 to Monday, Aug. 19. The Cape Ann Y is proud to serve the community while acting as a flagship for our core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.

July 27

Twin Lights Surf Co. 3rd Annual Board Swap, 11 a.m — 3:30 p.m., Charlie Thomas Field. Bring used surf boards & equipment. Great for kids looking for first board. Contact: Jess@Twinlightssurf.com, or call 386-290-4011