Wednesday, june 5

Fitness class with Marsha Whelan, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Elementary School gym. $60/unit ($48/unit for seniors 60+). Hand held weights (3 to 8 pounds), drinking water, mat and towel. Drop ins welcome!

Thursday, June 6

Seniors’ Open Door Mobile Market, 10 to 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Council on Aging along with the Open Door and SeniorCare. Applications available at the Mobile Market and the Senior Center. Please bring your own bags with you. 978-546-2573

An Evening with Margot Livesey, 7 p.m. at the Rockport Public Library, 17 School St., a free evening with the acclaimed author and professor of writing. For more information, contact folrockport@gmail.com

Rockport Republican Town Committee (RRTC) meeting, 7 p.m., Conference Room of the Rockport Police Station, 168 Main St. With Reading GOP chairman Jeffrey Yull, candidate for the Republican State Committee. For more information, contact Jonathan Ring at j_ring@hotmail.com.

Wednesday, June 12

Senior Center’s Day Trip to Providence Little Italy, $79 includes lunch and a step on guided city tour. Prepaid registration and information at 978-546-2573.

Thursday, june 13

The nurse will be at the Senior Center on the second Thursday of each month from 9:30-11:30AM. She is available to check your blood pressure, pulse, heart and lung monitoring, diabetes testing and answer your healthcare questions. No appointment are necessary.

Friday, June 14

Deadline for applications for Rockport Garden Club Rena Kurth Scholarship, for students environmental studies at an accredited institution of higher education. Submit letter with career plans and summary of school/community/voluntary/work activities over past year with copy of grades, to Cynthia G. Johnson at Rockport Garden Club, PO Box 712, Rockport, MA 01966.

SATURday, June 15

League of Women Voters of Cape Ann, 10 a.m., Rockport Police station, 168 Main St. in Rockport. All welcome. Visit lwvcapeann.org or call Judith Bly at 978-865-3869.

Monday, July 1

Rockport Garden Club meeting, 6 p.m., Rockport Art Association, 12 Main St., wine and cheese reception to start. Bill Sargent of Plum Island Outdoors Inc. on “Sea Level Rise: The Plum Island Story” at 7 p.m. Public invited.

Wednesday , july 3

Fitness class with Marsha Whelan, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Elementary School gym. $60/unit ($48/unit for seniors 60+). Hand held weights (3 to 8 pounds), drinking water, mat and towel. Drop ins welcome!

Thursday, July 4

Seniors’ Open Door Mobile Market, 10 to 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Council on Aging along with the Open Door and SeniorCare. Applications available at the Mobile Market and the Senior Center. Please bring your own bags with you. 978-546-2573

Monday, Aug. 5 

Rockport Garden Club’s Annual Picnic, noon to 2 p.m., BYO picnic and chair. If rainy, meet at Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway.  

Monday, Sept. 9 

Rockport Garden Club meets, 6 p.m., social hour at the Community House; 7 p.m. presentation with Dan Jaffe, propagator and stock bed grower at the New England Wild Flower Society on “Native New England Plants.” Public invited, $5 contribution for nonmembers.

Monday, Oct. 7 

Rockport Garden Club meeting, noon, members’ social hour, Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. At 1 p.m., Attleboro master gardener Kathy Gariepy presents “Developing a Bulb Garden.” Public invited, $5 contribution for nonmembers.

Monday, Nov. 4 

Rockport Garden Club Annual Meeting, Rockport Community House, 58 Broadway. 11:30 a.m., social hour; noon, business meeting. Bill Graham, proprietor of About Beautiful Things, Ltd., Salem, presents “The Holidays — Let’s Get Ready!” at 1 p.m.