1. emitting or reflecting glowing or suffused light. Also, clear, enlightening.

Spring Ephemeral garden at the Mary Prentiss Inn, Cambridge

One of the ‘blue’ lilacs, both heavenly and heavily scented.

My all time favorite narcissus, mostly for its fabulous fragrance, but also because it is super long blooming.



Friends, If you have seen a solitary swan in your neighborhood, please write and let us know in either the comments or at We haven’t seen him in his usual places since Easter. He sometimes takes off for an extended rendezvous, but this one seems unusually long.

If close enough, you can see that Mr. Swan has very distinct blue eyes. Most of the Mute Swans in our region have black eyes.

One Hour at a Time Gang

Good morning all:

Hope everyone is enjoying the beautiful weather. Very exciting.

When:                  Saturday, May 25, 2019

Time:                    08:00 – 09:00

Where:                 Washington Street, I think we should park near train station right on Washington Street

See you there, I have yellow bags.

Thanks kids

Allen Estes tonight! Wednesdays with Fly Amero 7pm @ The Rhumb Line 5.22.2019

Dinner Specials Each Week!
Wednesday, May 22 – 7pm
My Musical Guest: ALLEN ESTES!
Gloucester’s most acomplished songwriter comes to the Wednesday stage once again… the great Allen Estes!  Still fast at work on his much awaited upcoming CD, I’m guessing
he’ll have a few previews in store for us.  My feeling is, Allen
is one of the main reasons we’re all so lucky to be living here in this amazingly creative community.  Come join us.  As
always, we start at 7. ~ Fly
Dinner with great music!
*Each week features a special, invited musical guest
The Rhumb Line Kitchen…..features Morgan Forsythe!  Dishes are better than ever before!
Plus a fine, affordable wine menu!
5/29 – John Rockwell
6/05 – JB, DB & Bobby Stanton
Looking forward…
…to seeing you there 🙂

Thursday, May 23: Jazz Dinner Featuring SCOLLINS-WARSI DUO at Feather and Wedge


The Scollins-Warsi jazz duo is back at Feather & Wedge! With Kevin Scollins on guitar and Sahil Warsi on double bass, they will play from their extensive setlist including selections from the Great American Song Book, modern jazz, contemporary blues and R&B.

Reservations highly suggested! 978.999.5917

Thursday, May 23, 2019
7:30 PM –  10:00 PM


Feather & Wedge, 5 Main Street, Rockport, MA, 01966

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Opening Day at the Sargent House Museum

Cape Ann Community

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When: Saturday, May 25, 2019, with guided tours from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: The Sargent House Museum, 49 Middle Street, Gloucester

The Sargent House Museum will open its doors for its 100th season at noon on Saturday, May 25. Originally built in 1782 for writer and women’s rights advocate Judith Sargent Murray, the Sargent House was incorporated into a museum in 1919 by patrons including Charles Sprague Sargent and Universalist minister Rev. Levi Moore Powers. The Sargent House Museum introduces visitors to the 18th century world of its most famous resident, Judith Sargent Murray, while also featuring a small, curated collection of works by her great-great nephew, the artist John Singer Sargent.

Join us for a great season of programming to celebrate the museum’s centennial, and learn more about Judith Sargent Murray’s revolutionary contributions to women’s fight for equality!

The museum offers guided tours on Fridays, Saturdays and…

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