Community Stuff 12/12/13

December 9-15, 2013


Museum Pop-Up Shop and Guided Tours

Saturday, December 14, 2013 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Gloucester City Hall on Middle Street

Paul Cornoyer (1864 -1923), December, Gloucester (c. 1916).
Oil on canvas. Museum purchase. 2007.23.

Guided Walking Tours

Join Museum docents for an illuminating tour of Gloucester’s historic Middle Street. Tours leave City Hall at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. No reservations necessary; free and open to the public.
Ornament Making and Museum Pop-Up Shop
Drop in any time from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for this family oriented activity during the Middle Street Walk. Create a Folly Cove Designer inspired holiday ornament and browse a special selection of holiday gifts in our one-day only Museum Pop-Up Shop.

A full schedule of the day’s events can be found here.


Grandpa’s Turnip (n.d.). An original Folly Cove Design

by Irina Tolford. Collection of the Cape Ann Museum.

There’s still time to make a year-end gift to help sustain the Museum’s day to day operations – particularly vital in this transitional period. Please be bold and give generously. For more information please contact the Development Office at (978)491-7959.  

Cape Ann Artists Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair
Saturday December 14th 2013
10.00am – 2.00pm
Essex Yoga Coop, 121 Eastern Ave (above Schooners Market)

Cape Ann Artist Fair flyer

December at Rose Baker Senior Center

Rose Baker Senior Center
December Activities

Special December Events

When    What    Comments
10:00 December 11     Educational Program    Senator Bruce Tarr
1:00 December 9 & 16    Good Ole Salty Band   
11:45 December 11    Traveling Chef    American Carvery: Roast Beef, Signup by December 9
10:00 December 12    Elder Abuse Presentation   
11:45 December 12    Singing Seniors    Special Performance
10:00 December 19    Financial Consultation    Tom Dexter, CFP, signup required
11:15 December 19    Christmas Luncheon    Signup by December 17
11:45 December 19    Ice cream Social    Provided by Walgreens
11:45 December 19    Blood Pressure Screening    Courtesy of Walgreens
11:30 December 20    Congressman John Tierney    Appointment required
1:00 December 30    Seafood Retires Meet   

Ongoing Programs    When    Comments
Arthritis Pain Relief Exercise    10:15 Mondays    
Gentle Mat Yoga    10:00 Tuesdays    
Gentle Chair Yoga    12:15 Wednesdays   
Gentle Chair Yoga Plus    10:00 Thursdays    
Zumba Dance Exercise    10:00 Fridays     Held at City Hall
Tai Chi Easy    12:30 Tuesdays & Fridays     Registration required
Cards, Games and Entertainment       
Duplicate Bridge    11:30 Tuesdays    
Scrabble    Noon Tuesdays    
Cribbage Tournament    1:00 Tuesdays    
Bingo    12:30 Wednesdays & Fridays    
Bridge and Whist    1:00 Thursdays    
Thursday Movie    12:30 Thursdays   
Computer Classes       
New Sessions Starting    January 13    Signup Now
One on One Computer help        Signup required
CATA Shopping    10:00 Mondays   
Southern Charm    March 23 – 29    Brochure at Sr Center
Alaskan Cruise    May 26 – June 8    Brochure at Sr Center
Arts and Crafts       
Art Program    10:00 Mondays   
Drawing Class    10:00 Tuesdays & Fridays   
Knit and Crochet Group    Tuesdays at 10:00   
SHINE    9:00 to 4:00 Monday thru Friday   
VNA North Shore Clinic    9:30 Wednesdays   
Podiatry    9:30 Thursday    October 10 and 24 only
Singing Seniors    11:30 Tuesdays   
Supportive Day Care    9:00 Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays   
Handy Sewing Lady    10:00 Mondays   
Grief and Loss Support    1:30 Mondays   
Care Giver Support    2:30 Tuesdays   

TAA May 2013-1

As a part of the Gloucester Middle Street Walk, Temple Ahavat Achim is offering a tour of its wonderful building and a session of Questions & Answers with Rabbi Steven Lewis!

Please visit us this Saturday, December 14th from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm!

We are located at 86 Middle Street in Gloucester.

Marty Morgan sale continues


Hi Joey,

My studio sale continues on Saturday December 14th and 21st from noon to four. Call ahead for other hours: 978-281-3347.  I have lots of mugs of all sizes, beautiful vases, lamps and serving pieces, as well as some new quarry vessels. A selection of bowls, planted with narcissus bulbs will be available during December.  All of the pottery is on sale at 20% off for this month. Marty Morgan Pottery 428 Washington Street , Gloucester .

In other news – I am very honored that Discover Gloucester gave me this year’s “Good on Ya” award for my work with the Cape Ann Artisans over thirty years and the work I’ve done for the Empty Bowl Event.

Happy Holidays!


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  Friends & Family Night Dec. 12  

Round HG logo

Join us for a jingle bell rockin’ good time from 5pm to 10pm.   

Thanks for shopping small and shopping local. Enjoy the holiday season. 

The crew at Harbor Goods

Harbor Goods

119 Main Street

Gloucester, Massachusetts 01930


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