Saturday, Nov. 17
Middle Street Harvest Festival, events take place throughout the day at venues along Middle Street.
Thanksgiving Harvest Market, sponsored by the Cape Ann Farmers Market, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., corner of Middle and Church streets. Local produce, soups, baked goods, crafts, meats, cheese, herbs, Trupiano sausage, pasta and maple syrup. www.CapeAnnFarmersMarket.org. Call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.
Country Cupboard Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. John’s Church, 48 Middle St. Handmade crafts, fish chowder luncheon, holiday decorations, “Cookie Walk” bake sale, silent auction, jewelry and more. Thrift Shop open. Free. Park at 33 Washington St.
Harvest for Grace concert, “Celtic Music of the Sea & Season,” 2:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 10 Church St., corner of Middle Street. Family-friendly community concert to benefit The Grace Center of Gloucester. Pre-concert coffee and dessert, 1 to 2 p.m., Trinity Congregational Church, 70 Middle St.
Holy Family Christmas Fair, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall (St. Ann’s Hall) Pleasant St. Thanksgiving bake sale, Sugar and Spice table, Chinese Raffle, wheel of fortune, win an I Pad, Kindle, Beats. Shop at the Christmas table for jewelry and treasures.
Open Door Thanksgiving food drive with North Shore 104.9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Shaw’s on Eastern Avenue, Stop & Shop on Thatcher Road, and Market Basket at Gloucester Crossing. Most needed: Tuna, peanut butter, cereal and juice. www.foodpantry.org.
Suicide survivors simultaneous healing network, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., BankGloucester, 160 Main St. Share in simultaneous conferences. $10 suggested donation. Contact Anita Pandolfe Ruchman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-546-6599.
Go To Top, 10 a.m. to noon, Sawyer Free Library Friend Room. Harvest Storytime with drop-in craft, as part of Middle Street Harvest Celebration. Harvest crafts and card-making from 10 a.m. to noon.
Gloucester High School Docksiders wine tasting, concert and live auction, 6 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. Guest auctioneer: Sen. Bruce Tarr. $25.