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October 4, 2012

Manchester Calendar


Gloucester Daily Times

---- — Thursday, Oct. 4

Manchester COA’s trip to Stonewall Kitchen Store and Café in York, Maine, Light lunch at the Café, a tour of the viewing gallery, and plenty of time for shopping. Van pickup starts at 10:30 a.m. $4 donation requested, call 978-526-7500.

Monday, Oct. 8

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11:10 a.m., Manchester Public Library.

Tuesday, Oct. 9

Meet author Natalia Dykstra, 7 p.m., Manchester Public Library. Author of bestselling nonfiction book “Clover Adams: A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life.”

Zumba class starts, 11 a.m., American Legion Post 113. With Pat Martines, certified Zumba Gold instructor. Offered to seniors by Manchester COA. $3 per week. Registration required; call 978-526-7500.

Wednesday, Oct. 10

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants to age 2 and their caregivers, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. 20 minutes of simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

“Civil War Women of the North Shore,” 7 p.m., Manchester Public Library. With history scholar Bonnie Hurd Smith.

Manchester COA’s monthly mystery ride to destination unknown on the North Shore. Only the van driver knows where its bound, but it’s bound to be delicious fun! Call the COA at 978-526-7500 for information/reservation.

Monday, Oct. 15

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11:10 a.m., Manchester Public Library.

Low Vision Support group meets, 1 p.m., Plains Community Room. All welcome. With Mimi Flannery of Commission for the Blind. To register, call COA at 978-526-7500. Van available.

Tuesday, Oct. 16

Zumba class starts, 11 a.m., American Legion Post 113. With Pat Martines, certified Zumba Gold instructor. Offered to seniors by COA. $3 per week. Registration required; call 978-526-7500.

Wednesday, Oct. 17

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants to age 2 and their caregivers, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. 20 minutes of simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Monday, Oct. 22

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11:10 a.m., Manchester Public Library.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants to age 2 and their caregivers, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. 20 minutes of simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Monday, Oct. 29

Preschool Story Time, for children ages 3 to 5, 10:30 to 11:10 a.m., Manchester Public Library.

Wednesday, Oct. 31

Mother Goose Story Time, for infants to age 2 and their caregivers, 10:30 to 10:50 a.m., Manchester Public Library. 20 minutes of simple rhymes, stories and instruments.

Manchester COA’s lunch trip to the Log Bridge Inn, a student-run restaurant at the North Shore Technical High School in Middleton. $8 per senior,, and prepaid reservations due by Oct. 22. Limited to the first 12 who sign up. Call 978-526-7500

Thursday, Nov. 1

Manchester COA’s trip to Angelica’s Restaurant in Middleton, for lunch and a show with impressionist Mark Verselli providing great musical entertainment. All-inclusive cost, $46 per senior. Yankee pot roast or baked scrod. Prepaid reservations due at the COA office by Oct. 29. Call 978-526-7500.