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May 10, 2013

Gloucester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Friday, May 10

“Dividing the Estate,” presented by Theatre in the Pines, 7:30 p.m., Spiran Hall, corner of School Street and Broadway, Rockport. Nan Webber’s direction takes Horton Foote’s comedy classic to hilarious new levels. Tickets at The Bookstore in Gloucester, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Schooner Adventure’s History Sharing Program, “Working Waterfront 1880s-1930s, Part 1,” 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Enjoy images of old Gloucester and share your own memories. Call Beth Welin at 978-281-8079.

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.

Cape Ann Symphony’s “Heroic Music for Mother’s Day” concert open rehearsal, 7:30 to 9 p.m., Manchester Essex High School auditorium, 36 Lincoln St., Manchester. Public invited. Questions from audience follow. $10 for adults, free for children 18 and under. For tickets, call 978-281-0543 or visit www.capeannsymphony.org.

Saturday, may 11

Gloucester letter carriers’ food drive, put nonperishable donations in bag by mail box and it will be delivered to local food bank. 781-405-2914.

League of Women Voters annual breakfast, 8:45 to 11 a.m., Gloucester Maritime Heritage Center, 9 Harbor Loop. At 9:45 a.m., Damon Cummings, Valerie Nelson and Patti Page discuss “The Impact of Global Warming on Cape Ann: The Science of Storms and Their Effect On Our Coastline, Barrier Beaches and Water Supply and What Citizens Can Do About It.” Business meeting at 9:20 a.m. Free breakfast; donations accepted. 978-546-2191.

Integral Yoga with Mary Kay Dyer, 3 to 5 p.m., 222 Arts & Wellness Center, 222 Eastern Ave. A Spirituality of Life Improving program.

Gloucester Public School Arts Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Locations for student displays and performances include Sawyer Free Library, The Hive, Cape Ann Museum, and City Hall. Free and open to public. Supported by Gloucester Education Foundation. www.gloucesterschools.com or www.gloucestereducationfoundation.org.

“Dividing the Estate,” presented by Theatre in the Pines, 7:30 p.m., Spiran Hall, corner of School Street and Broadway, Rockport. Nan Webber’s direction takes Horton Foote’s comedy classic to hilarious new levels. Tickets at The Bookstore in Gloucester, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Cape Ann Symphony’s “Heroic Music for Mother’s Day” concert, 8 p.m., Manchester Essex High School auditorium, 36 Lincoln St., Manchester. Features Tchaikovsky’s “Serenade for Strings” and Beethoven’s “Symphony No. 3, Eroica.” $35 for adults, $30 for seniors, $20 for those 19-24, free for children 18 and under. For tickets, call 978-281-0543 or visit www.capeannsymphony.org.

Sunday, may 12

“Dividing the Estate,” presented by Theatre in the Pines, 3 p.m., Spiran Hall, corner of School Street and Broadway, Rockport. Nan Webber’s direction takes Horton Foote’s comedy classic to hilarious new levels. Tickets at The Bookstore in Gloucester, and Toad Hall Bookstore in Rockport.

Tuesday, May 14

Sawyer Free Library’s book group meets, 7 to 8 p.m., Friend Room, to discuss “The Glass Room” by Simon Mawer.

Wednesday, May 15

Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce May Membership Power Luncheon, 11:30 a.m., Woodman’s Essex Room, Essex. Keynote speaker: Massachusetts Secretary of Education Matthew Malone.

“Making Your Life More Meditative,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Rocky Neck Cultural Center, 6 Wonson St. With Elizabeth McLindon. Open to all. Supported by donation. 978-879-9159. Email mcdogdog@yahoo.com.

Thursday, May 16

Peter Anastas and David Rich reads works by Vincent Ferrini, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. Parking available across street. www.gloucesterwriters.org.

Friday, May 17

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.

Share the Music performs “Singin’ the Fifties,” 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Proceeds benefit GSC. Tickets are $25; call 978-281-4433 or visit www.gloucesterstage.org.

Saturday, may 18

“A Course in Miracles” with Newt Fink, 3 to 5 p.m., 222 Arts & Wellness Center, 222 Eastern Ave. A Spirituality of Life Improving program.

Yard and bake sale fundraiser, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Maj. Fred W. Ritvo Veterans Center, 12 Emerson Ave. Benefits Cape Ann’s active duty military and their families.

Sing-along spaghetti supper, 5:30 p.m., Gloucester United Methodist Church, 436 Washington St. Proceeds benefit church’s Machias, Maine, Mission Trip. $10 per person (children under 6 free) with a pair a men’s white tube socks for migrant workers. For reservations, call 978-281-1040.

Share the Music performs “Singin’ the Fifties,” 8 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Proceeds benefit GSC. Tickets are $25; call 978-281-4433 or visit www.gloucesterstage.org.

Sunday, May 19

Share the Music performs “Singin’ the Fifties,” 3 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Proceeds benefit GSC. Tickets are $25; call 978-281-4433 or visit www.gloucesterstage.org.

Monday, May 20

Community conversation and screening of “Gen Silent,” 4 to 6:30 p.m., Cape Ann Community Cinema, 21 Main St. Facilitated by LGBT Aging Project, and presented by SeniorCare Inc. $10 per person, $8 for seniors. Preregistration suggested; 978-281-1750.

Tuesday May 21

Cape Ann Skeptics in the Pub, 6 p.m., LaTrattoria, Main St. Mary Kingsley presents “Self-defense for Skeptics.” Program begins at 6:45 p.m. www.capeannskeptics.com.

Wednesday, may 22

“Making Your Life More Meditative,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Rocky Neck Cultural Center, 6 Wonson St. With Elizabeth McLindon. Open to all. Supported by donation. 978-879-9159. Email mcdogdog@yahoo.com.

Friday, May 24

Free self defense seminar for women, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Gloucester Uechi Karate Academy, 2a Pond Road. Topics include sexual assault myths vs. realities, assault prevention strategies, attacker/victim profiles and attack scenarios. To register, call 978-282-0629 or email dojo@gmuka.com.

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, may 29

“Making Your Life More Meditative,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., Rocky Neck Cultural Center, 6 Wonson St. With Elizabeth McLindon. Open to all. Supported by donation. 978-879-9159. Email mcdogdog@yahoo.com.

Friday, May 31

Sawyer Free Library’s annual book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Sawyer Free Library. Donations may be dropped off at library’s front desk.

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, June 1

Sawyer Free Library’s annual book sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sponsored by Friends of Sawyer Free Library. Donations may be dropped off at library’s front desk.

Friday, June 7

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, June 14

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, June 21

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, June 22

Gloucester High School Class of 1983 30th reunion, 6 to 11 p.m., Gloucester House. $47 per person. Light buffet, DJ and cash bar. Contact Missie at bankes@comcast or Maria at riarussell11@msn.com. Send updated contact information to GHSreunion83@yahoo.com.

Friday, June 28

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.