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Rockport Commnity Schools will be offering the following programs this winter
Yoga, with Janet Green Garrison; Thursdays, 5:15 – 6:30 p.m. in MS / HS Library 8 weeks: Jan. 10 — Mar. 7. $96/ person. All-levels, all ages. Manage anxiety, arthritis, asthma, back pain, blood pressure, depression, stress. Improves concentration, self-esteem, muscle tone, flexibility, strength, etc.
Fitness, with Marsha Whelan: Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. in Elementary gym, 6 weeks (12 sessions): Jan. 2– Feb. 13, $60/Unit ($48/Unit for seniors 60+) With hand weights (3 to 8 pounds), mat for floor work session, supportive footwear,comfortable clothing. Have fun getting in shape!
Drawing and painting, with Joe Dai Buell; Tuesdays, 7 – 9 p.m. in the high school art room; 8 weeks: Feb. 26 – April. 23, $180/ person; 2 hour multi-medium drawing class using pencils, graphite and color, charcoal, brush and acrylic paints.
Pre-paid registration required for all classes, forms available at the Rockport Public Library and all school offices. For more information, please call: Gini Nangle, Community Schools Manager, at 978-546-1204.
The Fishtown Players will be holding auditions for their April production of Martin McDonagh’shilarious and explosive tragic-comedy, ‘The Lonesome West’ on Jan. 24, at 7 p.m. at The Rocky Neck Cultural Center, at 6 Wonson St., on Rocky Neck. Auditions will be based on readings from the script and are available on our website. You may also prepare a short (1-2min) monologue. The show will run for two weekends (Thursday, April 4 through April 14) at The Gorton’s Theater, home of the Gloucester Stage Company. For more information, visit: www.fishtownplayers.com or call 978-515-7957.