Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Making a Difference
Our Members. Our Community. Our Region.
Because of the many wonderful events scheduled this summer, we have split Soundings into 2 Editions: Soundings EVENTS on Tuesdays and Soundings BUSINESS on Thursdays.
Cape Ann Dance - Main Street Block Party
July 19 | 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Ipswich Riverwalk

Finally it looks like Mother nature will cooperate and let us enjoy tonight on the Riverwalk. Headline musical act is Julian Mendoza - check out his Spotify channel for a sample of his music.
An Evening with Donato Tramuto
Tuesday, July 26 | 5 - 7 PM

Join us and several other Chambers for networking followed by a presentation from Donato Tramuto, author of "The Double Bottom: Line How Compassionate Leaders Captivate Hearts and Deliver Results."

RSVP to Kirk Mansfield, Director of Corporate & Community Relations.
Thursday, July 28 | 5 - 7 PM

Join us for our Business After Hours Networking event at The Manchester Historical Museum. Come and experience their exciting new exhibit, "Manchester 1772". Please register today to reserve your spot. Registration is limited.
Thursday, August 4 | 9 AM
Virtual Networking

Occurring on the first Thursday of the month at 9 AM, the Greater Cape Ann Chamber hosts Coffee & Connections, a virtual networking event! We will continue holding these via Zoom so that you may join us from anywhere. Meet new people, expand your business connections and stay in touch with friends and colleagues.
Saturday, August 6 | 10 AM to 6 PM Manchester-by-the-Sea

Please contact Michelle Pepin at michelle@capeannchamber.com for more information.
Thursday August 11 | 5 - 8:30 PM
Schooner Adventure
Maritime Gloucester, 23 Harbor Loop
$50 members. $65 non-members.
Registration is required!

Enjoy a wonderful sail aboard one of Gloucester's oldest working vessels! Sail Gloucester Harbor and beyond, enjoy a glorious Cape Ann Sunset, network and enjoy the company of other area Businesswomen. Learn More & Register Now
Shalin Liu Performance Center

Thursday, July 19 | 8 PM: WE BANJO 3
Thursday & Friday, July 21 & 22 | 8 PM: TOM RUSH with Matt Nakoa
Saturday, July 23 | 8 PM: JORDAN RUDESS
Sunday, July 24 |7 PM: PAULA COLE
Hammond Castle Museum Programs

Wednesdays in July & August | 10 - 11 AM
Adults: $10; Kids 12 & under: $5

Thursday, July 21 | 6 - 10 PM
Adults: $20; Kids 5 - 12: $10; Kids 4 & under: free.
Summer Markets at Ocean Alliance
Thursday, July 21 | 4 - 8 PM
32 Horton Street, Rocky Neck, Gloucester

The market event will feature more than 20 Artisans, Crafters & Makers from Cape Ann offering nature and coastal inspired handmade Arts and Crafts, including jewelry, metalsmithing, pottery, sculpture, painting, photography, woodworking, fiber arts, candles, hand harvested artisanal sea salts, natural body care and much more.
Thursday, July 21 | 5:30 - 7:30 PM

Offered as part of the city-wide Culture Splash, the Courtyard Concerts feature local and regional musicians whose music ranges from Latin tunes to pop reinventions, acoustic folk to rock music, and chamber music to bluegrass.
Thursday, July 21 | 7 - 9 PM
Castle Hill at the Crane Estate

Bring a picnic blanket or lawn chair and set up on the lawn. While here, explore the gardens, walk the 1/2-mile-long Grand Allee, try a landscape-themed eye spy, picnic, and dance on the grass. Gates open at 5 PM. Buy Tickets
Musician - Artist - Poet - Naturalist on the
Friday, July 22 | 5 - 8 PM
Schooner Adventure

Complimentary wine, beer & soda included. BYO-Picnics encouraged. Discounts for members, students, seniors, military & first responders. Book tickets
Saturday, July 23 | 3 - 9 PM
Manchester Legion, Church Street

The Manchester Masonic Lodge and the Manchester Legion are hosting the annual cookout - Lobsters-by-the-Sea! Tickets are available at "4 Beach", 4 Beach Street, Manchester; at The Manchester Lodge; and on-line at COOKOUT TICKETS.
Monday, July 25 | 12 PM Sharp
Woodman's of Essex

Clamshells for Scholars is a spin-off from our Dexter Scholarship
and it will award two $2,500 scholarships to two of our
Woodman's employees who are in at least their sophomore year of college, post-graduate, or vocational programs.
Thursday, July 28 | 3 - 3:30 PM
Needy Meds

Join NeedyMeds' PAP Research Manager, Kim Anderson, for this 15-minute webinar explaining what PAPs are, how they work, how to find them on NeedyMeds’ website and - most importantly - how they can save you money on your meds.
Opening Night Friday, July 29| 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Runs through August 21
Gloucester Stage Company

Bill and Nancy have been happily married for fifty years. As their adult children descend on the Grand Horizons senior living community – they are forced to reexamine everything they thought they knew about their parents’ happy lives. A powerhouse comedy that explores a family turned upside-down and takes an intimate look at the wild, unpredictable, and enduring nature of love.
Cape Ann Ongoing Events
  • Appleton Farms: Check out all events, from Farmhouse Culinary Workshops to Fire Pit Picnics to Hikes for Beer!
  • Discover Gloucester Culture Splash: Every Thursday evening through August 25, a different cultural organization will be spotlighted on Rocky Neck and in Harbortown.
  • Hammond Castle: Gloucester Gratis Days every Tuesday. Self-guided tours daily.
  • Music at the Beach: Every Monday night at 6:30 PM at the Rockport Legion Bandstand
  • Rockport Exchange: Farmer's Market every Saturday through October 15th from 9 AM to Noon in Harvey Park
  • Rockport Legion Band: 2022 summer concert series every Sunday night at 7 PM at the Rockport Legion Bandstand
  • Schooner Adventure: Weekend public sailings with free sails for children
We extend a big thank you to our supporting sponsors.

If you are interested in promoting with the Greater Cape Ann Chamber of Commerce and sponsoring this newsletter, please contact Ken Riehl at ken@capeannchamber.com
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