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February 21, 2013

Manchester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Friday, Feb. 22

Mystery Book Group, 10:30 a.m., Manchester Public Library, to discuss “Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax” by Dorothy Gilman. Available at the Circulation Desk if you’d like to join group.

Tuesday, Feb. 26

Author and illustrator Helen R. Kamins and Rob Dinsmoor, 1:30 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Preschool story time. Topic: “Does Dixie Like Me?,” a story about a rescued dog adopted from Cape Ann Animal Aid.

Thursday, Feb. 28

Rockin’ Readers, 3:30 to 4 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Grades four and five. Topic: “The Starry River of the Sky” by Grace Lin.

Friday, March 1

Teen Friday Night Feast, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Cook up your own kebab with cookbook author Anna Tourkakis. Grades 6-12 welcome. Space limited. To register, call 978-526-7711 ASAP.

friday, March 8

John and Abigail Adams “Love Letters,” 7:30 p.m., First Congregational Church, 39 Main St. A personal presentation by Adams scholars and living history performers Patricia Bridgman and Thomas Macy. Tickets online at: Essexshipbuildingmuseum.org, or call 978-768-7541. $10 pp advance, $15 at door, students $5.