Wednesday, June 29

VNA nurse available for seniors, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Wellness checks, and blood pressure and diabetes screenings. For an appointment, call 978-281-9765.

Senior shopping trip, CATA bus leaves Rose Baker Senior Center promptly at 9:45 a.m. for Liberty Tree and North Shore malls. Round-trip is $5 per person. 978-281-9765.

Relaxation and Stretching Chair Yoga, 12:15 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Sam Cornish poetry reading, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. Cornish is the former poet laureate of Boston. www.GloucesterWriters.org.

“Albatross,” 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett. Directed by Rick Lombardo. Inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” $28-$38. Discounts available for preview performances, Cape Ann residents, seniors and those ages 25 and under. Tickets: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.com.

Thursday, June 30

Gentle Chair Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Brunch at Beauport, 10 a.m. to noon, Beauport, the Sleeper-McCann House, 75 Eastern Point Blvd. Elegant brunch on terrace overlooking harbor. Assorted quiche, fresh fruit, croissants, sticky buns and mimosas. House tour follows. Sun hats recommended. Rain date: July 7. $40/Historic New England members, $50/nonmembers. Registration required; 978-283-0800.

Afternoon at the Movies, 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. “Still Mine,” starring James Cromwell. Discussion follows.

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Features local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Runs Thursdays until Oct. 13 www.capeannfarmersmarket.org or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Mari Martin outdoor concert, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Sawyer Free Library.

“Albatross,” 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett. Directed by Rick Lombardo. Inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” $28-$38. Discounts available for preview performances, Cape Ann residents, seniors and those ages 25 and under. Tickets: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.com.

Friday, July 1

Zumba sessions, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Free. New members welcome.

Hopper walking tour, 10 a.m., Text ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/SolidText ColorSwatch/NoneStrokeStyle/$ID/Solid$ID/NothingText ColorText Color$ID/NothingText ColorText ColorCape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant St. 90-minute guided tour of select Gloucester houses made famous by American realist painter Edward Hopper. Rain or shine. $10/members, $20/nonmembers (includes museum admission). Space limited. Reservations required; info@capeannmuseum.org or 978-283-0455, ext. 10. Upcoming tours: July 23 and 30, Aug. 12 and 27.

Sawyer Free Library’s Children’s Summer Reading kick-off, 10 a.m. to noon. Entertainment by Jungle Jim, “The Reading Olympics.” Balloon artistry, comedy and storytelling. Register for summer reading, enter raffles and decorate cupcakes.

Tai Chi sessions, 11 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

Figure/life sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St., Rockport. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown. 978-546-6604.

American Legion’s “Back to Bingo” meat raffle, 6:30 p.m., Post 3, 8 Washington St. Members and guests welcome.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

“Albatross,” 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett. Directed by Rick Lombardo. Inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” $28-$38. Discounts available for preview performances, Cape Ann residents, seniors and those ages 25 and under. Tickets: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.com.

Saturday, July 2

Oak Grove Cemetery walking tour, 9:30 a.m., 177 Washington St. Join Courtney Richardson for a deeper look at this historic landmark and learn about the cemetery’s multi-year restoration project which is underway. Free and open to the public. Rain or shine. 978-283-1219. Email oakgrovecemeterygloucester@gmail.com.

Public sculpture walking tour, 10 a.m., Cape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant St. Uncover stories behind public sculptures of Gloucester. 90-minute guided walking tour held rain or shine. $10/members, $20/nonmembers (includes museum admission). Space limited. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or email info@capeannmuseum.org. Upcoming tours: July 9; Aug. 13.

“Albatross,” 2 and 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett. Directed by Rick Lombardo. Inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” $28-$38. Discounts available for preview performances, Cape Ann residents, seniors and those ages 25 and under. Tickets: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.com.

Performance by Way Up South, Northborough improvisational southern-rock band, 9 p.m., Katrina’s, 14 Rogers St. Free.

Sunday, July 3

“Albatross,” 2 p.m., Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main St. Written by Matthew Spangler and Benjamin Evett. Directed by Rick Lombardo. Inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.” $28-$38. Discounts available for preview performances, Cape Ann residents, seniors and those ages 25 and under. Tickets: 978-281-4433 or www.gloucesterstage.com.

Tuesday, July 5

Tai Chi sessions, 9 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

“Stories, Songs and More,” a festive program for children and families, 10 a.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Led by Lucille LePage and Alicia Quintano. Free. Rain or shine. Runs Tuesdays through Aug. 2. 978-281-6304.

Knitting and crochet group, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Volunteers knit and crochet items for veterans and other needy groups. New members welcome. Materials provided. 978-281-9765.

Gentle Mat Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Senior Scrabble, 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. New members welcome. 978-281-9765.

Wednesday, July 6

VNA nurse available for seniors, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Wellness checks, and blood pressure and diabetes screenings. For an appointment, call 978-281-9765.

Senior shopping trip, CATA bus leaves Rose Baker Senior Center promptly at 9:45 a.m. for Liberty Tree and North Shore malls. Round-trip is $5 per person. 978-281-9765.

Gloucester Stroke Club, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., Logan Room, Addison Gilbert Hospital. Use 298 Washington St. entrance. Activity: Fourth of July celebration; bring favorite dish.

Relaxation and Stretching Chair Yoga, 12:15 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

“A Really Open Rehearsal,” presented by North Shore Arts Association and Music at Eden’s Edge, 1 to 3:30 p.m., at NSAA. Open and free to the public. Concert: July 15, 7:30 p.m. For concert tickets, visit www.edensedge.org.

Poetry reading with Derek Fenner and Micah Ballard, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. www.GloucesterWriters.org.

Thursday, July 7

Gentle Chair Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Features local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Runs Thursdays until Oct. 13 www.capeannfarmersmarket.org or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Harbor Loop Concert Series, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Harbor Loop (behind Fitz Hugh Lane House, across from Coast Guard Station). Music by Ol’ Brown Shoe. Free and family-friendly. Bring blanket/chair. Donations welcome. Vendors selling fried dough, popcorn, slush and more.

Cape Ann Museum “Design/Build” lecture series, 7 p.m., 27 Pleasant St. “New Spaces/Old Places: Merging Contemporary Architecture with Historic Neighborhoods.” Reception at 6 p.m. Exhibit on view June 4-Oct. 9. Members: $10/lecture, $25/series. Nonmembers: $15/lecture, $40/series. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or info@capeannmuseum.org.

Friday, July 8

Zumba sessions, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Free. New members welcome.

Tai Chi sessions, 11 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

Figure/life sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St., Rockport. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown. 978-546-6604.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Saturday, July 9

Gloucester Marine Genomic Institute event, Sawyer Free Library. Sponsored by League of Women Voters of Cape Ann. Free breakfast at 9:30 a.m. Presentation at 10 a.m. www.wvcapeann.org. 978-546-2191.

Playtime Stories, a program of children’s stories, live performances and interactive workshops, for ages 3 and older, 10 a.m., Gloucester Stage, 267 East Main St. Stories: “Curious George” and “Little Bunny Foo Foo.” $5. 978-281-4433. www.gloucesterstage.com.

Public sculpture walking tour, 10 a.m., Cape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant St. Uncover stories behind public sculptures of Gloucester. 90-minute guided walking tour held rain or shine. $10/members, $20/nonmembers (includes museum admission). Space limited. Reservations required; 978-283-0455, ext. 10, or email info@capeannmuseum.org. Upcoming tour: Aug. 13.

Monday, July 11

Live music and dancing, 1 to 3 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Music by Good Ole Salty Jazz Band.

Open Mic Night, 7:30 p.m., Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. Each reader gets five minutes. Sign up at door. www.GloucesterWriters.org.

Tuesday, July 12

Tai Chi sessions, 9 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

“Stories, Songs and More,” a festive program for children and families, 10 a.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Led by Lucille LePage and Alicia Quintano. Free. Rain or shine. Runs Tuesdays through Aug. 2. 978-281-6304.

Knitting and crochet group, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Volunteers knit and crochet items for veterans and other needy groups. New members welcome. Materials provided. 978-281-9765.

Gentle Mat Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Senior Scrabble, 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. New members welcome. 978-281-9765.

Wednesday, July 13

VNA nurse available for seniors, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Wellness checks, and blood pressure and diabetes screenings. For an appointment, call 978-281-9765.

Senior shopping trip, CATA bus leaves Rose Baker Senior Center promptly at 9:45 a.m. for Liberty Tree and North Shore malls. Round-trip is $5 per person. 978-281-9765.

Relaxation and Stretching Chair Yoga, 12:15 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Author book reading, Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St. Mishka Shubaly reads from his new memoir “I Swear I’ll Make It Up to You.” www.GloucesterWriters.org.

Wednesdays, July 13-Aug. 17

Summer Awakening Art Series begins, 2 to 4 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Introduction to Japanese art of flower arranging with painting and drawing. Register: 978-546-8018 or 978-281-9765.

Thursday, July 14

SeniorCare’s annual sunset cruise fundraiser, aboard Cape Ann Whale Watch’s Hurricane II. Light box dinner, dancing and entertainment by DJ Tracey Sousa, raffle and door prizes. Tickets $30 each; 978-281-1750 or www.seniorcareinc.org. Sponsorships available.

Gentle Chair Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Features local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Runs Thursdays until Oct. 13 www.capeannfarmersmarket.org or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Harbor Loop Concert Series, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Harbor Loop (behind Fitz Hugh Lane House, across from Coast Guard Station). Music by Freevolt. Free and family-friendly. Bring blanket/chair. Donations welcome. Vendors selling fried dough, popcorn, slush and more.

Friday, July 15

Zumba sessions, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Free. New members welcome.

Tai Chi sessions, 11 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

Figure/life sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St., Rockport. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown. 978-546-6604.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Monday, July 18

Live music and dancing, 1 to 3 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Music by Good Ole Salty Jazz Band.

July 18-22

Free VBS summer camp for children, pre-kindergarten through middle school, 9 a.m. to noon, First Baptist Church of Rockport. Games, music, Bible stories, snacks and more. www.FirstBaptistRockport.org. 978-546-6121.

Tuesday, July 19

Tai Chi sessions, 9 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

“Stories, Songs and More,” a festive program for children and families, 10 a.m., Antonio Gentile Bandstand, Stage Fort Park. Led by Lucille LePage and Alicia Quintano. Free. Rain or shine. Runs Tuesdays through Aug. 2. 978-281-6304.

Knitting and crochet group, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Volunteers knit and crochet items for veterans and other needy groups. New members welcome. Materials provided. 978-281-9765.

Gentle Mat Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Senior Scrabble, 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. New members welcome. 978-281-9765.

Book launch, 5 to 8 p.m., Beauport Hotel Gloucester. Claire Alemian’s novel “In the Shadow of Light.” Social hour, 5 to 6 p.m. Opening remarks, reading of selections, Q&A and book signing at 6:45 p.m. Free. Space limited. Registration required; www.clairealemian.com.

Wednesday, July 20

VNA nurse available for seniors, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Wellness checks, and blood pressure and diabetes screenings. For an appointment, call 978-281-9765.

Senior shopping trip, CATA bus leaves Rose Baker Senior Center promptly at 9:45 a.m. for Liberty Tree and North Shore malls. Round-trip is $5 per person. 978-281-9765.

Relaxation and Stretching Chair Yoga, 12:15 p.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Thursday, July 21

Gentle Chair Yoga, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Offered by Council on Aging. 978-281-9765.

Cape Ann Farmers Market, 3 to 6:30 p.m., Stage Fort Park. Features local produce, fish, crafts, baked goods, music and children’s activities. Runs Thursdays until Oct. 13 www.capeannfarmersmarket.org or call Nicole Bogin at 978-290-2717.

Harbor Loop Concert Series, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Harbor Loop (behind Fitz Hugh Lane House, across from Coast Guard Station). Music by Safety. Free and family-friendly. Bring blanket/chair. Donations welcome. Vendors selling fried dough, popcorn, slush and more.

Friday, July 22

Zumba sessions, 10 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. Free. New members welcome.

Tai Chi sessions, 11 a.m., Rose Baker Senior Center. To sign up, call 978-281-9765.

Figure/life sketch group (long pose), 1 to 4 p.m., Rockport Art Association studio, 12 Main St., Rockport. Use Stone Barn Lane entrance. Monitor: Em Marquis Brown. 978-546-6604.

Holy Family Parish bingo, 6:30 p.m., Monsignor Sullivan Hall, St. Ann Church, Gloucester. Anyone 18 and older invited. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Proceeds support school and parish programs. 978-281-4820.

Saturday, July 23

Hopper walking tour, 10 a.m., Cape Ann Museum, 27 Pleasant St. 90-minute guided tour of select Gloucester houses made famous by American realist painter Edward Hopper. Rain or shine. $10/members, $20/nonmembers (includes museum admission). Space limited. Reservations required; info@capeannmuseum.org or 978-283-0455, ext. 10. Upcoming tours: July 30, Aug. 12 and 27.

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