Please join us tomorrow, Thursday, Dec. 1 at 10 a.m. at Gloucester City Hall, where Mayor Sefatia Romeo Theken will raise the #WorldAIDSDay flag along with other elected officials and community activists and groups, including North Shore Health Project, to preside over a short ceremony marking this important day of remembrance and gratitude.
Month: November 2016
Gloucester High School Open House “Future Stars of GHS Night”
8th Grade Students and their Families
You are cordially invited to Gloucester High School’s
“Future Stars of GHS Night”
8th Grade Students
GHS Class of 2022
GLOUCESTER HIGH SCHOOL
“WHERE STUDENTS DISCOVER THEIR PASSIONS”
Date: Wednesday, November 8th
Time: 7:00 P.M.
Place: Gloucester High School Auditorium
Award Ceremony & Raffle
Please contact the high school with any questions you may have in advance (978) 281-9870
CATA Wednesday Mall Bus
Each Wednesday, CATA provides service to shopping centers outside Cape Ann for senior and disabled customers. Locations include WalMart, Christmas Tree Shops, Trader Joe’s, and Liberty Tree/North Shore. Pickups are at the Rockport and Gloucester Senior Centers. The cost is $5 round trip. Please call 978-283-7916 with any questions!
Maritime Gloucester Holiday Party
“Blue Christmas” healing service this Saturday
For many people, the holiday season is anything but joyful. St. John’s Episcopal Church is offering a healing service for those who are alone, stressed, or in pain this Saturday at 5 p.m. The church will open at 3 for individual prayer and contemplation. All are welcome, regardless of faith (or lack thereof).
Stop by Backyard Growers’ POP-UP SHOP!
BACKYARD GROWERS’ ANNUAL HOLIDAY POP-UP SHOP IS IN FULL SWING UNTIL DEC 21!
The holidays are almost here, and we’ve filled our office at 271 Main Street with veggie socks, garden books, children’s watering cans and more! Come shop our new and vintage funky clothes, gardening tools, cooking supplies, and books- plus our usual supply of seeds, organic fertilizers, and pest sprays.
We will be open every Monday–Friday 9 am- 5 pm
Also, shop late from 5-10 pm on Ladies Night Dec 1, Employee Night Dec 8, and Men’s Night Dec 15!
All proceeds benefit Backyard Growers’ school, community, and backyard garden programs.
SPACE AVAILABLE: Backyard Growers’ “Painting the Harvest Still Life”
Rockport DECA event
Sawyer Free Library: week of Nov 27, 2016
~~The library will open at 10 am on Thursday December 1 in order to have a full staff meeting.
Teen Sphero Challenge!
What’s a Sphero? It’s a sphere shaped app-enabled robot that you navigate by using basic programming. The teen department has 2 Spheros – come on December 2 and 9 (Firdays) at 3pm to navigate mazes, including ramps and other neat challenges!
Middle Street Walk is coming – save the date!
Please Help SeniorCare on #Giving Tuesday
CLICK HERE TO DONATE TO #GivingTuesday
SeniorCare needs your help to continue helping our friends– like Mary. On Giving Tuesday-November 29, 2016, please consider pledging to donate $10 per month for one year. When 80 donors make this pledge, the cost of Mary’s services will be covered for one year-ensuring that Mary can safely remain in her home for as long as possible.Thank you.