See you at the market!


CAFM accepts SNAP/EBT, WIC, Senior Farmers Market Coupons, and cash! Earn bonus SNAP dollars when you buy fresh produce from participating farmers through the Healthy Incentives Program!


Learn more about CAFM, our vendors, and our SNAP/EBT programs at or come talk to us at our info table at the market!


Volunteers Needed for EverWalk New England Event in September

Cuba swim endurance mavericks Diana Nyad and Bonnie Stoll are committed to leading Americans away from sedentary lifestyles into the great outdoors. Their goal is to turn American into an EverWalk nation of walkers. This vision is being realized through epic EverWalk events around the country. The first Ever Walk was held in 2016, with walkers traveling from Los Angeles to San Diego in one week!

The second EverWalk will take place in New England, departing from Boston’s Copley Square on Sunday, September 10, walking up the beautiful north of Boston coastline, arriving at Cape Elizabeth, Maine, on Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Hundreds of volunteers will be needed along the EverWalk route throughout the week. Volunteers will be asked to register walkers, provide assistance along the walking route, call emergency services if needed, and a variety of other services. Monetary stipends are available for volunteers.

For more information on this exciting EverWalk through New England or to learn more about volunteering for one day or the entire week, contact event Coordinator Kelly Knox at or 860-301-6205. To learn about the EverWalk vision and future events, visit

Cape Ann Arts Alive Day Camp: August 21-25

Curious about the Joan of Arc statue on Washington Street?
Explore the mysteries of her story through music, movement, and drama. Arts educators from five area churches collaborate for a memorable week of singing, bell ringing, dancing, and acting for children ages 6-12.


WHAT: DAY CAMP. Singing, bell ringing, drumming, drama, movement, play time & snacks.
WHO: Children ages 6-12. No religious affiliation necessary.
WHEN: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am -12:30 pm August 21-25.
COST: $75 per child for the week. Scholarships are available.
WHERE: St. John’s Episcopal Church, 48 Middle Street
HOW: Details at

We will showcase our week’s work with a program
at 11:30 am Friday, August 25 at St. John’s Church.


TEACHERS: Kathleen Adams, Annisquam Village Church; Rose Sheehan, Gloucester UUC; Anne Deneen, St. Paul Lutheran; Kristina Martin, First Congregational, Rockport; Jay DiPrima and Mark Nelson, St. John’s.

For more information contact: Mark Nelson 978-283-1708

Help support the Cape Ann community – attend the SAFE HARBOR BENEFIT on Sept. 9th!

Action Inc.’s Client & Housing Services sees hundreds of local residents a year. From emergency shelter, to help applying for public benefits, to rental assistance, housing searches, and more, Action Inc. is the local organization dedicated to helping people find and maintain safe, affordable housing.  Your support will directly benefit your community. We hope you’ll join us!Web Pic