, Gloucester, MA


February 20, 2013

Gloucester Goings On

Businesswomen’s meeting

On behalf of Co-Chairs, Paula Curley and Ruth Pino, Cape Ann CHamber of Commerce reminds everyone that the next Businesswomen’s Meeting is Thursday, Feb. 28, at the Chamber office, 33 Commercial St., from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Choir at Crosswinds

The North Shore Christian Men’s Choir will perform at the Crosswinds Coffeehouse at the First Baptist Church, 38 Gloucester Ave., Gloucester on Saturday, Feb. 23rd at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. Donation is $10 at the door. Proceeds benefit local mission projects. Homemade treats will be available for purchase. All are welcome. For more information, call 978-283-4808

Kindergarten registration

Kindergarten Registration for the Gloucester Public Schools has begun for families with a child 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2013. Registration is at the Fuller School on Wednesday, March 13, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. A birth certificate and proof of residency (tax bill, rent receipt, or utility bill) is required, and vaccinations must be completed prior to entrance. Those unable to register on March 13, or those in need of a registration packet, contact Ann-Marie Jordan, Kindergarten Registration coordinator, at: or call 978-281-9816 ASAP. Visit: to download registration forms. (Children need not attend registration; parents or legal guardians must register children.)

Living will

On Sunday, Feb. 24, at 10 a.m., at the Gloucester Unitarian Universalist Church, Ginny Cohen, R.N., who holds a certificate in Congregational Health Ministry, will give a sermon on the meaning of a good death, based on the “5 Wishes” program, a Living Will that documents end of life wishes, including emotional, spiritual, and medical issues. Materials and refreshments are available at coffee hour after the service. The UU Church is at the corner of Church and Middle Streets. For more information, call 978-283-3410.

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