Briefest update just to let everyone know the hatchlings are all doing beautifully. So many thanks to everyone who is volunteering ❤

One-day-old teeny tiny wing buds

We are having an informal get together at Good Harbor Beach Sunday afternoon at 4:00 for anyone interested in becoming a Piping Plover monitor and learning more about the PiPls. Meet at Boardwalk #3. We hope to see you there!

Nationally Acclaimed Native American Flautist, Jonah Littlesunday Performing on Cape Ann

Cape Ann Wellness


Jonah Littlesunday will be in New England for the first time this August, performing his riveting, soulful, healing music along with sharing information about his Native American culture, history and folklore. Multiple Concerts will be held on Cape Ann.

A member of the Diné (Navajo) Nation, Jonah was introduced to the world when he was invited by Cindy and Meghan McCain to play his flute at Senator John McCain’s funeral, to help Heal a Nation. Here is Jonah, performing Expressions of Love.

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Cape Ann YMCA’s Fathers Day 5K June 16th at 9:00am. Starts and finishes at the Rockport High School.

Rockport Fathers Day 5K – 2019 Online Registration

Event Date: Sunday, June 16, 2019, 
Event Time: 9 am

Online registration ends: 6/13/2019 at 10 P.M., EST

Event Details

Date: Sunday, June 16, 2019

Start Time: 9:00 am

Location: Rockport High School, 24 Jerdens Lane, Rockport

Race Information

Calling all Super Dads! Bring the whole family along for Rockport father’s day 5k road race. Just add kids and dad’s special day is complete. This race will benefit the Cape Ann YMCA Teen Leaders Program.

Registration Fee

Before 5/16/19 – $25

Between 5/17/19 and 6/15 – $30

Race Day – $35

Youth (under 13) $15

Course Map

  Pre-race number pick up: 

Cape Ann YMCA, 71 Middle Street, Gloucester, Ma.

Friday, June 14, 2019 from 12 noon to 9:30 pm

Saturday, June 15, 2019 from 7 am to 7 pm

 Race Day Registration: 

From 7:30 am to 8:45 am at Rockport High School

Race day fee will increase to $35

Race Swag*

Tee shirt

*Must be picked up by race day. Size/availabilty not guaranteed.


This race will be timed but not scored in the race series.

Top  Male and Female Overall


Parking at Rockport High School

24 Jerdens Lane, Rockport, Ma. 01966

Brothers Brew 1923 doughnuts recipe mystery | Does anyone know who M.L.P. of #RockportMA might be?

Brothers Brew mystery recipe author_20190601_© c ryan

Does anyone know...© c ryan

Brother’s Brew coffee shop, 27 Main Street, Rockport, Ma. (978) 546-3775

Brackett’s, Rockport, Mass. http://www.bracketts.com/

Celebrating the life of FRANK WOLCOTT, at the Rockport Community House on Sunday June 2

Join Theatre in the Pines members and friends as we celebrate the life of FRANK WOLCOTT, at the Rockport Community House on Sunday June 2 from 2 to 4 pm.

This will be a special reunion of the Theatre in the Pines family and their friends. All are welcome!

Jazz Brunch Sunday at Feather and Wedge ! Featuring Guitarist Peter Fedele


Join Feather & Wedge for brunch this Sunday with music by jazz guitarist Peter Fedele. Peter is well known for his unique style that combines traditional jazz, with bebop, rock and funk.

Reservations highly suggested! 978.999.5917

Sunday, June 2
10:30 – 2:30 PM

Peter Fedele Jazz Brunch Feather & Wedge

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

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Elder Abuse Awareness Rally

Cape Ann Community

June is World Elder Abuse Awareness Month and June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. SeniorCare Inc. and several non-profit and civic organizations are holding special events throughout the North Shore to increase awareness of this growing issue in our society.

10,000 people turn 65 in the US every day. This trend is going to continue for the next 20 years. Our demographics are shifting, and we now have more elder people in the US than ever before. At the same time that the population is growing, we know that a startling number of elders face abusive situations. Every year an estimated 5 million, or 1 in 10, older Americans are victims of elder abuse, neglect, or exploitation. And that’s only part of the picture: Experts believe that for every case of elder abuse or neglect reported, as many as 23.5 cases go unreported.

Elder abuse and neglect and…

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