2017-11-22 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Nov. 22

Dinovember Scavenger Hunt. 10 a.m-5 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Come to the library’s children’s room to see if you can find all the dinosaurs hidden. No registration required.

Tech help: Digital Device Dropin. 10:30-11:30 a.m. DFL, DFL, Reference Area.

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

Thursday, Nov. 23

Happy Thanksgiving!

High School football game. Duxbury v. Marshfield. 10 a.m. Game this year at Marshfield High, 167 Forest St. Tickets on sale this week through Wednesday, Nov. 22 in DHS athletic department office. Pre-sale tickets $5 for adults and students. Tickets on game day Thursday morning will be $7/adults and $5/students.

Friday, Nov. 24

Dinovember Scavenger Hunt. 10 a.m-5p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Come to the children’s room to see if you can find all the dinosaurs hidden. No registration required.

Read, Sing, Play. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Children’s program room. Story time with a special guest reader. No registration required.

RadioFaces Teen Podcasting. 3-5 p.m. Create your own audio legacy. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Saturday, Nov. 25

Dinovember Scavenger Hunt. 10 a.m-5 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Come to the children’s room to see if you can find all the dinosaurs hidden. No registration required.

Sunday, Nov. 26

Holly Days celebration. Town-wide. 1-4 p.m. Events at different locations, including from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the DSC, 10 Mayflower St., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. the center’s annual Craft Fair and Bake Sale with a Santa’s Elves Workshop for children.

Dinovember Scavenger Hunt. 1-5 p.m. Come to the children’s room to see if you can find all the dinosaurs hidden. No registration required.

Sunday Salon Series: author Melanie Brooks. 2-4 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. “Writing Hard Stories: Celebrated Memoirists Who Shaped Art from Trauma.” Registration is required, either online at duxburyfreelibrary.org, or call 781- 934-2721, ext. 5655.

Monday, Nov. 27

Battle of the Books: third-graders Orange Team Meeting. 2-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Young Adult program: Dungeons and Drakes. 3-5 p.m. DFL, YA Area.

Great Books Meeting. 3-4:30 p.m., DFL, Lanman Room.

Alden School Council. 3-5 p.m. Alden School, 75 Alden St., Room 103.

Board of Selectmen. 7 p.m. Town Hall, 878 Tremont St. Mural Room.

South Shore Chapter of Greater Boston PFLAG. 7 p.m. 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. Email duxburypflag@gmail.com, go to gbpflag.org or on Facebook at South Shore PFLAG Support Group.

SShAGLY (South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Youth). 7 p.m. A 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. Email sshagly@gmail.com, go to bagly.org or find us on Facebook at SSHAGLY South Shore.

Tuesday, Nov. 28

Little Scientists Club. 10:30-11:15 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room. Science concepts through stories, music, and exploration in this three-week series on Tuesdays, Nov. 28, Dec. 5 and Dec. 12. Age 4 to 5 years, stay-alone program. Registration for children is for all three dates either online or call 781-934-2721, ext. 5632.

Coffee Break Concert Series: “Blue Tuesday.” 11 a.m. Free concert at South Shore Conservatory’s Duxbury campus, 64 St. George St. Concerts last about an hour. Program is free, reserve seating. Call Anne Smith at 781-452-7455, ext. 210. Concerts include complimentary coffee, tea and light refreshments. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Sponsored by the Village of Duxbury.

Teen Advisory Board. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area. Share your ideas for library programs.

Board of Assessors. 4-5 p.m. Town Hall. Assessor’s office.

Mayflower Sampler Club Stitch- In. 6-9 p.m. DFL, Setter Room. A place for embroidery artisans to share projects and techniques.

Finance Committee. 7-9:30 p.m. Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St.

Wednesday, Nov. 29

Community Preservation Committee. 8:15-10 a.m. Town Hall, Mural Room.

Tech help: Digital Device Drop-in. 10:30-11:30 a.m., DFL, Reference Area.

Nature’s psychics. 2:45 p.m. Can animals intuitively sense pending changes in the weather? Children in grades 3 through 5 are invited to learn more on this topic from master geologist and geophysicist Jean Chu. DFL, Children’s Program. Register online or call 781-934-2721, ext. 5632.

YA Philosophy Society. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Gurnet Saquish Corporation Board Meeting. 6:45-8:45 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Thursday, Nov. 30

Duxbury Free Library Laughter Yoga. 11:30 a.m.-noon. DFL Resource Room. Relax with laughter, relieve stress, be more positive.

YA Dungeons & Dragons. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Finance Committee. 7-9:30 p.m. Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St.

Duxbury Youth Soccer Board Meeting. 7:30-9 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Duxbury Affordable Housing Trust. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Town Hall, lower level kitchen.

Friday, Dec. 1

Art exhibit: “The Immediacy of Abstraction.” 1-4 p.m. Featuring painters Diane Novetsky and Jo Ann Rothschild. The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Open to the public, admission and parking always free. Museum hours Wednesday through Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Show continues through Feb. 18, 2018.

Saturday, Dec. 2

Holiday Fair. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. First Parish Church, 878 Tremont St. Route 3A, (next to Town Hall). Wreaths and centerpieces, gourmet food items, handcrafted gifts and ornaments, soup and sandwich café. Call for more info: 781-934-6532.

A 19th century Christmas at Alden Historic House. 12-3 p.m. 105 Alden St. For more information, please visit www.alden.org or call 781 934- 9092. Visitors will explore early New England Christmas traditions on tours of the house decorated c. mid-nineteenth century, hands-on activities, and holiday goodies. The museum gift shop is also open.

Snug Harbor Community Chorus presents “We Wish You Joy.” 7:30 p.m. Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St. Tickets available at the Studio and Westwinds Bookshop and at the Performing Arts Center on the night of the show. Tickets to the Duxbury show cost $17 for adults; $15 for seniors and students; $5 for children 10 and under. To learn more, check online at snugharborcc.org.

Sunday, Dec. 3

South Shore Conservatory Youth Chorus Winter Concert. 6 p.m. at SSC’s Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George St. Admission is free, the public is welcome to attend.

Monday, Dec. 4

Hour of Code Activities: Lego WeDo. 2-4 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Ask us for a Lego We Do tutorial and work on it using one of our computers. Open to ages 7 and up with an adult. No registration required.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

Economic Advisory Committee. 8:30-9:30 a.m. DSC, Card Room.

Board of Assessors. 4-5 p.m. Town Hall, Assessor’s office.

Bay Players Open Auditions for “Over the River & Through the Woods.” 7 p.m., First Parish Church Hall, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A. There are parts for three women, age range 60s or 70s, 20s and three men 60s, 70s, late 20s/30s. Questions or further info, email: movieshorts@aol.com. Or call 781-910-2938 or go to bayplayers.org. Auditions on Wednesday, Dec. 6, same time.

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