2017-09-13 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Sept. 13

Girl Scout registration and informational event. 6:30-8 p.m. Tonight, at the Girl Scout House, 22 Washington St., for any girl in kindergarten through grade 12 who is interested in becoming a member of a dynamic organization. For more information, contact Danielle Notis at dnotis@comcast.net or Joan Riser at joanriser@comcast.net

Boy Scout Troop 62 registration. 7-8:30 p.m., Holy Family Church Parish Center, 601 Tremont St. For more information, email Scoutmaster Brett Sovick at troop62scoutmaster@gmail.com.

Life Reimagined checkup. 5 – 7 p.m. Workshop at the Duxbury Free Library. A free, two-hour workshop, open to all and co-sponsored by the Duxbury Senior Center and the Duxbury Free Library. Designed to help you navigate life’s changes and discover methods for achieving your dreams. The workshop is limited to 30 people and registration is required sign up via duxburyfreelibrary.org. or in person, or by phone, 781 – 934 - 2721. DFL address is 77 Alden St.

Zengevity! 10 – 11 a.m. at the Duxbury Senior Center. A new thematic class that incorporates joyful movement for a better body, brain and balance. Get ready to move your body and power up your brain! Class is $5, sign up at 781-934-5774, ext. 5716. September’s theme: Don’t be the fall guy.

Thursday, Sept. 14

Coffee with the Cops. 10 a.m. at the Duxbury Senior Center, special guest speaker from the Duxbury Police Department will be Chief Matthew Clancy. Sign up by calling 781-944- 5774, ext. 5716.

Doc Talks. 11 a.m. at the Duxbury Senior Center, Dr. Michael H. Kelleher will continue his series of medical presentations with “Opioids & NSAIDs: Between a Rock and a Hard Space for Pain Control.” Sign up in advance by calling programming at 781-934-5774, ext. 5716.

Drew Archival Library guest speaker. 7 p.m., Author and historian Scott Ridley speaks about his book, “Morning of Fire.” Program in library’s Wright Building, 147 St. George St. Reservations recommended. Call 781-934-6106 or email colson@duxburyhistory.org.

Friday, Sept. 15

State Sen. Patrick O’Connor office hours. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St. Any resident with a question or an issue they would like to discuss is encouraged to stop by.

Nature trail walk. Daily, dawn to dusk, self-guided on marked trail at Mass Audubon’s North Hill Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary. Mayflower Street. Call for directions, 781-837- 9400.

Saturday, Sept. 16

South Shore Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Registration at 8 Plymouth, 79 Water St., Plymouth. Ceremony at 9:30 a.m., walk begins at 10 a.m. Route length is 1.2 or 2.2 miles. Visit online: alzwalkmanh.org

Sunday, Sept. 17

Artists’ reception. 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Mel Leipzig and Friends and “Close to Home,” art exhibit opening. Works by nine women artists curated by Elizabeth Michelman. Also, “Rotations: Objects from the Permanent Collection,” through Jan. 14, 2018z

Monday, Sept. 18

Knitting night. 6-8 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Merry Room.

Tuesday, Sept. 19

A Get Together with Jaci! 11 a.m. “Reminiscing about back to school.” Sign up in advance by calling Duxbury Senior Center programming at 781-934-5774, ext. 5716. 10 Mayflower St.

Teen Advisory Board. 3-5 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Young Adult Area.

Duxbury Dragons Football. 7-9 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Merry Room.

Wednesday, Sept. 20

Hot Breakfast with a Side of Topics. 8:30 a.m., Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St. Mike Quinlan will discuss “Threat from China: Myth or Reality?” Sign up in advance by calling programming at 781-934- 5774, ext. 5716. Breakfast $5.

YA Philosophy Society. 3-5 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Young Adult Area.

Thursday, Sept. 21

Laughter Yoga. 11:30 a.m.-noon. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Resource Room.

YA Dungeons and Dragons. 3-5 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Young Adult Area.

Duxbury Youth Baseball Meeting. 7-9 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Merry Room.

Friday, Sept. 22

Fall Soulstice Yoga Retreat. 1-3 p.m. Chair yoga, guided meditation and more. Sign up in advance by calling programming at 781-934-5774, ext. 5716. $10 at the door. Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St.

Saturday, Sept. 23

Summerset Place Condominiums Annual Meeting. 2-4 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Setter Room.

Monday, Sept. 25

YA Dungeons and Drakes. 3-5 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Young Adult Area.

Great Books Meeting. 3-4 p.m. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Lanman Room.

The South Shore Chapter of Greater Boston PFLAG. 7 p.m. will hold its monthly support group meeting for parents and friends of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning) people at First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A next to the Duxbury Town Hall. For more information email duxburypflag@gmail.com, go to gbpflag.org or on Facebook, South Shore PFLAG Support Group.

SShAGLY (South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Youth). 7 p.m. Meeting and support group exclusively for youth ages 14 - 22 and meets at First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A next to the Duxbury Town Hall. For more information, email duxburypflag@gmail.com, go to gbpflag.org or on Facebook, South Shore PFLAG Support Group.

Tuesday, Sept. 26

Community Garden Club of Duxbury Board Meeting. 9 a.m.- noon. Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., Merry Room.

Ongoing

Early American history in Duxbury. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. on four Saturdays: Sept. 2, Sept. 16, Oct. 14 and Nov. 11. Fall schedule in effect. King Caesar and Bradford houses open to the public. Bradford House, 931 Tremont St., Duxbury. Hours and admission information at duxburyhistory.org. King Caesar House, 120 King Caesar Road.

Open art studio every Tuesday. Noon – 2:30 p.m. Local artist Bridget Ryan Snell hosts open studio in the Ellison Center for the Arts, second floor, 64 St. George St.

Regional

Wednesday, Sept. 13

South Shore Community Partners in Prevention. 8:45-10:15 a.m. Funkhouser Conference Room A, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Plymouth, 275 Sandwich St., Plymouth. Presentations include: Project Outreach and Plymouth Recovery Center; Home for Little Wanderers Mini-grant Outcome Report.

Tuesday, Sept. 19

Living well and wisely despite hearing loss. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Stu Nunnery presents, “Rebuilding your musical self after hearing loss.” Program presented by the Hearing Loss Association of America, Plymouth chapter. Come at 6 p.m. for cookies and conversation. Plymouth Public Library, 132 South St., Plymouth. For more information, email Sandy Spekman@gmail.com.

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