FOCUS ON EDUCATION BREAKFAST DECEMBER 9TH

The Gloucester House restaurant will serve as the backdrop for the annual Focus on Education Breakfast to be held December 9th and sponsored by the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce and its Business Education Collaborative. Area students from Gloucester, Rockport,…

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Essex Pride Dance

Essex Pride Dance

November 10, 2011

The Essex Pride Dance will take place on Saturday, November 12 from 7:00-11:00 pm at the Essex Room at Woodman’s Function Hall. this event is sponsored by The L. Dexter Woodman Scholarship in cooperation with The Essex Merchant’s Group. There…

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Project IMPACT ‘ Benefits Planning

Project IMPACT ‘ Benefits Planning

Are you confused about your disability benefits or has the fear of losing your public benefits kept you from exploring employment? The Independent Living Center of North Shore and Cape Ann, Inc. (ILCNSCA) in collaboration with the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission…

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Great Magnolia Swamp, Long Trail Hike

Great Magnolia Swamp, Long Trail Hike

The Trustees of Reservations invite you to the Great Magnolia Swamp ‘ Long Trail Hike, Saturday, November 19, 12:00 noon-3:00 pm. Join us for this circumnavigational hike of Ravenswood Park. Trade in your treadmill for the trails! Get some exercise…

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Clamfest Chowder Competition Winners

WINDWARD GRILLE & IPSWICH CLAMBAKE TAKE HOME CLAMFEST HONORS The Windward Grille and Ipswich Clambake took home first place honors at last month’s Essex Clamfest in the 29th edition of the chowder-tasting contest with nearly 2000 people in attendance. After…

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Beginning Birding on November 20 from 8:00-10:00 am

Beginning Birding on November 20 from 8:00-10:00 am

November 7, 2011

Halibut Point, Rockport Beginning Birding Sunday, November 20, 8:00-10AM at Halibut Point Park. The Trustees invites you to join us for a beginner birding invigorating walk around Halibut Point’nationally renowned for viewing winter birds. Learn the basics of birding, history,…

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Gloucester Candidate Debates

November 1, 2011

The Gloucester Daily Times, in conjunction with the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce, will be presenting a candidate debate series at the Gloucester Stage Company’s Gorton Theatre on Tuesday, November 1 and Wednesday, November 2. All candidates in contested races…

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Got Kids’Unplug Them!

Got Kids’Unplug Them!

October 24, 2011

The Trustees of Reservations in Cape Ann is happy to announce a new short loop designed by teens especially for 3-5 year olds and their family. The Children’s Rocky Woodland Trail begins just outside the entrance to the Discovery Center…

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Cape Ann Restaurant Week, October 23-27

Cape Ann Restaurant Week, October 23-27

October 23, 2011

The Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that 2011 Cape Ann Restaurant Week will take place beginning Sunday, October 23 and continuing through Thursday, October 27. Cape Ann Restaurant Week 2011 will feature a variety of menus…

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2011 Essex Clamfest Saturday, October 22

2011 Essex Clamfest Saturday, October 22

October 22, 2011

The Essex Division of the Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the twenty-ninth annual Essex ClamFest on Saturday, October 22nd (rain date: Sunday, October 23rd), from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Shepard Memorial Park in Essex. The highlight…

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ENHC Presents Smolak Farms Tour October 27th

ENHC Presents Smolak Farms Tour October 27th

October 19, 2011

‘Smolak Farms Tour!’ Presented by the Essex National Heritage Commission 221 Essex Street, Suite 41 Salem, MA 01970 978-740-0444 Date: Thursday, October 27, 3:45 PM ‘ 5:30 PM Location: Smolak Farm 315 South Bradford Street North Andover, MA 01845 Autumn…

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Hermit’s Haven Quest

Hermit’s Haven Quest

Any day, any time at Ravenswood Park: Hermit’s Haven Quest or our newest, the Sweetbay Swamp Quest! On this self-guide clue-based treasure hunt through the swamp trails you’ll discover stories about our curious hermit and/or our “loved to death” Sweebay…

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Painting ‘ ‘A stubborn necessity’

October 15, 2011

The Cape Ann Museum is pleased to present Painting ‘ ‘A stubborn necessity,’ a gallery talk with Patricia Stark Feinstein, guest curator of Sam Feinstein: Evolution of a Vision, on Saturday, October 15 at 10:00 a.m. This program is free…

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Ravenswood:

Ravenswood:

October 10, 2011

Ravenswood: “Through the Centuries” Walk Gloucester, MA ‘ The Trustees of Reservations in Cape Ann is hosting “Wilderness to Special Place Walk: Ravenswood through the centuries” at Ravenswood Park, Gloucester, on Sunday, October 10, 1-3pm. Walk through the Park’s history:…

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