Tuesday, April 16
Explore the Shore Halibut Point State Park, 10 to 11:30 a.m., 16 Gott Ave. Meet in parking lot by the kiosk. Especially for kids ages 8-12.
Wednesday, April 17
Kids’ Quarry Tour at Halibut Point State Park, 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., 16 Gott Ave. Meet in parking lot by the kiosk. Only for kids over 8.
Saturday, April 20
Babson Farm Quarry Tour at Halibut Point State Park, 10 to 11 a.m., 16 Gott Ave. Meet in parking lot by the kiosk. For all ages: includes the splitting of granite with traditional quarry tools.
29th Annual Rockport Community Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., for the children of the town, preschoolers through grade one, on the field adjacent to the Rockport Elementary School playground, 24 Jerden’s Lane. Sponsored by the Rockport division of Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce. To volunteer or donate nut-free goodies, call 978-283-1601.
Sunday, April 21
Birding for Beginners at Halibut Point State Park, 8 to 10 a.m., 16 Gott Ave. Meet in parking lot by the kiosk. An educational two hours with birder Peter Van Demark. Bring binoculars if you have them. For all ages.
Reading the Granite Landscape at Halibut Point State Park, 10 to 11 a.m., 16 Gott Ave. Meet in the parking lot. Land as living museum of history and geology. For families with children over 8 years old.
Tuesday, April 23
Movie Tuesday at the Rockport Senior Center, 1:30 p.m., 58 Broadway. On the screen: TBD
Wednesday, April 24
Stroke Prevention and treatment, 1 p.m., Rockport Senior Center, 58 Broadway. The VNA partners with Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke program to educate seniors. Call to register, 978-546-2573.
Thursday, April 25
Rockport Schools Gives Back event, 4 to 8 p.m., downtown Rockport. Experience collaborative projects of teachers, parents and students, support local business, eat locally, support and encourage local talents to build on for the future of Rockport.
Saturday, April 27
Rockport Conservation Commission’s Earth Day celebration, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., gathering at Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway, with cleanups and other activities all over town. For more information, contact Geralyn Falco at 978-546-5005 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, May 6
Rockport Garden Club Meeting, noon, Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. Socialize before 1 p.m. presentation on “Designing Shady Retreats.” Public invited; $5 contribution for nonmembers.