saturday, june 15

Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org.

sunday, june 16

Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org.

saturday, june 22

Madame Varney Tea, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., First Congregation Church, an Essex Bicentennial event.

Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org.

sunday, June 23

Clam Basket Making Workshop, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Waterline Center, Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St. Open to adults/children ages 12 and up. Coffee and lunch provided. Free plus $65 materials charge. www.essexshipbuilding.org.Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org.

saturday, june 29

Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org.

sunday, june 30

Guided tours at the Essex Shipbuilding Museum, 66 Main St., www.essexshipbuilding.org

saturday, july 20

Rededication of Ancient Cemetery, 1 p.m., an Essex Bicentennial event.

friday, Aug. 9

Food Trucks at Memorial Park to celebrate Essex bicentennial, 5 to 8 p.m., followed by Old Times Baseball Game.

saturday, Sept. 7

Old Essex Day, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Centennial Grove. Tour on the half hour. An Essex Beicentennial event. Raind date, Oct. 6.