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May 18, 2013

Gloucester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Saturday, may 18

Art demonstrations, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cape Ann Museum. Bart Stuyf: Sculpture-making activity for children, and Judith Goetemann: Batik; and 1 to 3 p.m., Leslie Wind: Fiber arts, Sara Wright: Weaving, and Jayn Gardner and Meredith Anderson: Jewelry.

Ethical Electronics Recycling Drive to benefit Ocean Alliance, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, Ocean Alliance headquarters, (Old Tarr and Wonson Paint Manufactory on Rocky Neck). Bring almost anything with a battery or a plug. No hazardous materials. $1 per pound. Discounts to seniors, teachers and staff. 50 or more pounds qualifies to enter to win iPad Mini.

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“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.

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.

Penny sale, 7 p.m., Our Lady of Good Voyage Church parish hall, 142 Prospect St. Sweet bread, groceries, baked goods and more.

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.

William Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 8 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway, Rockport. Directed by Ray Jenness. Multi-generational cast from Cape Ann to Cambridge. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19, available at door. To reserve tickets, email cast2008@prodigy.net. www.capeannshakespearetroupe.blogspot.com.

Sunday, May 19

Ethical Electronics Recycling Drive to benefit Ocean Alliance, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., rain or shine, Ocean Alliance headquarters, (Old Tarr and Wonson Paint Manufactory on Rocky Neck). Bring almost anything with a battery or a plug. No hazardous materials. $1 per pound. Discounts to seniors, teachers and staff. 50 or more pounds qualifies to enter to win iPad Mini.

Annual Crowning of Our Lady by members of Legion of Mary, 3 p.m., St. Ann Church, Holy Family Parish, Pleasant Street. Event also includes rosary procession and Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament.

William Shakespeare’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” presented by Cape Ann Shakespeare Troupe, 3 p.m., Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway, Rockport. Directed by Ray Jenness. Multi-generational cast from Cape Ann to Cambridge. $15, $10 for students, $5 for those under 19, available at door. To reserve tickets, email cast2008@prodigy.net. www.capeannshakespearetroupe.blogspot.com.

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.

St. John’s Episcopal Church, kicks off 150th anniversary celebration with choral and organ concert, 4 p.m., 48 Middle St. Open to the public. Reception follows in parish hall.

Gloucester Citizenship Awards public ceremony, 4:30 p.m., Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church. ]Dennis Acker, Rick Doucette, Roger Corbin, Newton Fink, Shannon Gallagher, Reverend Ronald Gariboldi, Paul Harling, Russell Hobbs, Sheldon (Don) Knowles, Karen Ristuben, Diana Smith. Middle and Center streets; handicapped access via Church Street entrance.

Monday, May 20

Gloucester High School Class of 1947 66th reunion, 1 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. Everyone who started with the class welcome. St. Ann High School Class of 1947 also welcome. Pay your own lunch. For reservations, contact Virginia McKinnon at 978-283-3968 or mckinnon02@msn.com.

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.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Association meets, 6:30 p.m., Community Church of East Gloucester, Chapel Street. All lot owners welcome. All artificial flowers/containers must be removed before May 20. Call Mary Ann Boucher at 978-281-3348.

Cape Ann Interfaith Commission reception and awards ceremony for youth volunteers, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Gloucester High School lecture hall.

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.

Thursday, May 23

Animal Cruelty forum, 7 p.m., Gloucester City Hall. Michael Keiley of the MSPCA and Leonard Campanello, Gloucester Chief of Police. Free and open to public to raise awareness of animal cruelty in Gloucester. Call 617-970-7739.

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.

Tuesday, May 28

Capt. Lester S. Wass American Legion elections, 7 p.m., Post 3.

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.

Monday, June 3

Evening of Intercessory Prayer, 6 p.m., St. Ann Church, Holy Family Parish, Pleasant Street. With Rev. Thomas Reilly and Rev. John Kiley. All welcome.

Wednesday, June 5

Daisy Nell & Captain Stan concert to benefit schooner Adventure, 6 to 10 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. Silent auction, finger foods, cash bar and more.

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.

Wednesday, June 12

Flag Day ceremony, 6 p.m., Gloucester Elks. Gloucester High School ROTC color guard formations performed outside the lodge followed by services inside. All welcome.

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.

Monday, June 17

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Tuesday, June 18

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Wednesday, June 19

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Thursday, June 20

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

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.

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Saturday, June 22

Jackie Hardy tribute and Gloucester Dog Park fundraiser, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Gloucester House restaurant. Hors d’oeuvres and program led by City Councilor Bruce Tobey. $100; for tickets, call Bruce at 978-968-8100 or Dick at 978-525-3293.

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.

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Sunday, June 23

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Monday, June 24

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

Tuesday, June 25

St. Peter’s novena, 7 p.m., American Legion Hall. All welcome. 978-283-4367.

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.

Friday, July 5

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, July 6

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.

Friday, July 12

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, July 19

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, July 20

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.

Friday, July 26

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, Aug. 2

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. 3

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.