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Potty Training Seminar
Potty Training Seminar Overview
Mark your calendars for Potty Training Seminar! May 15, 2016 to Sep 4, 2016
10:30am to 11:00am
Admission: FREE

Have a new puppy or an older dog going potty in the house? Join our FREE 30-minute seminar and learn great tips to help prevent accidents. Successful potty training can last a lifetime. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Gloucester, or call 877-411-FIDO to speak with one of our pet travel experts!

When: May 15, 2016 12am to Sep 4, 2016 12am in Gloucester, MA

Puppy Playtime

Puppy Playtime Overview
Mark your calendars for Puppy Playtime! May 15, 2016 to Sep 4, 2016
10:00am to 10:30am
Admission: FREE

This 30-minute session provides puppies ages 8 weeks to six months a safe and fun environment to learn social skills. Build a lifetime bond with your puppy while learning about puppy play and social development from a Petco Positive Dog Trainer. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Gloucester, or call 877-411-FIDO to speak with one of our pet travel experts!

When: May 15, 2016 12am to Sep 4, 2016 12am in Gloucester, MA

Fanfare: Recent Acquisitions

In recent decades, the collection of the Cape Ann Museum has grown in all areas. This growth has strengthened the Museum's standing within the community and throughout the region. Perhaps most importantly, it has broadened opportunities for visitors to experience firsthand the artistic and cultural diversity of one of this country's oldest and most historically important places, Cape Ann. On display is a selection of objects added to the Museum's fine arts holdings in recent years including paintings, prints, sculpture and ceramics. The works came into the collection as gifts from private owners, from artists themselves and, on occasion, through purchases. Together they offer a glimpse into the extraordinarily rich artistic traditions of the area as well as into the vibrant art colony which exists in the community today. The Cape Ann Museum is indebted to the individuals and the private foundations that have played a crucial role in the growth of the organization's collections. Their leadership and vision is to be commended.

When: May 17, 2016 12am to Dec 12, 2016 12am in Gloucester, MA

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Gloucester, MA 01930

877- 563-3181
The team at Atlantic Vacation Homes (AVH) is the premier vacation rental company on Cape Ann and throughout Boston's North Shore. Choose from a large selection of beach houses, condos, oceanfront estates and cottages that will suit every need and budget.
About Gloucester, MA
Gloucester, MA is located 30 miles North of Boston and is accessible by car, train or boat. Good Harbor Beach in Gloucester is just one of the fabulous beaches or go for a whale watch and experience the thrill of a lifetime on a family Ocean adventure.

Find local Gloucester homes for sale and make your move to the historic seaside community.

Gloucester.com provides local information, discount coupons, event listings and a local guide to find the best businesses, restaurants, whale watches, hotels and accommodations in the area.

Start your Cape Ann vacation in Gloucester which is one of four Cape Ann Communities that offers you recreation and relaxation as well as the excitement of the countless festivals and celebrations found only in New England.

Dine at the many fine waterfront restaurants and experience some of the world's freshest seafood. Enjoy plenty of antique shops at the world renowned Rocky Neck Art Colony or the miles of trails and six lighthouses along the great Seascapes and Landscapes that have been a favorite place for artists for generations.

The St. Peter's Fiesta is an annual celebration that has attracted visitors from all over the world for more than a century. The Festival is held in Gloucester on the closest weekend to June 29 which is the feast day of St. Peter and runs Wednesday thru Sunday with free concerts, sporting events and children games. The Gloucester community pays homage to St. Peter, the patron saint of fisherman with a host of events that includes music, food and entertainment for the whole family. The highlight of the festival includes the Greasy Pole contest, the carnival rides, Seine boat races and the Blessing of the Fleet.

Come and visit the places made famous by the movie "The Perfect Storm" and the series "Wicked Tuna" currently airing on the National Geographic Channel. Tour the city's enthralling museums that include the Cape Ann Historical Museum featuring an extensive collection of Fitz Hugh Lane paintings or stroll around the Hammond Castle.

Beautiful Oceanside accommodations and historic Inns will welcome you to the city and its many attractions because you will need more than one day to soak in the charm of this historic landmark.

Gloucester was established in 1623 and is America's oldest working seaport. You can visit the commercial pier and witness the daily catches or take a tour around the harbor on a private charter.