2017-12-13 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Dec. 13

Council on Aging Board. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St., Walker Room.

Second night of Hanukkah.

School Council High School meeting. 5-6 p.m. Duxbury High School/Duxbury Middle School, campus, 71 Alden St.

Open Book Club. 10:30 a.m.-noon. Duxbury Free Library. 77 Alden St., Setter Room.

Digital Device Drop-In. 10:30- 11:30 a.m. DFL, Reference Area. Happily Ever Active. 10:30-11:15 a.m., DFL, Merry Room. Register at duxburyfreelibrary.org.

Duxbury Art Association competition update. 6-8 p.m. Help available at Ellison Center, 64 St. George St. for artists who need assistance posting their work online for consideration in winter 2018 juried competition. To learn more, check out duxburyart.org, Call 781-934-2731, ext. 12 or email winterjuriedshow@duxburyart.org.

Art museum exhibits. 1-4 p.m., The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Free admission and parking. Open Wednesday through Sunday. Ongoing exhibits at The Art Complex Museum include “The Immediacy of Abstraction,” through Feb. 18, 2018. “Close to Home” and Rotations: Objects from the Permanent Collection” through Jan. 14, 2018. More info: artcomplex.org.

Battle of the Books: third-grade girls Fluffy Pink Llamas. 2-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Teen Star Wars Marathon. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Planning Board meeting. 7-10 p.m. Duxbury Town Hall, 878 Tremont St., Mural Room.

Fiscal Advisory Committee. 7:30-9 p.m. DSC,

Thursday, Dec. 14

Lifelong Learning Committee. 9-10 a.m. DSC, Walker Room.

Pop-up Playgroup. 10-11 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room.

Duxbury Free Library Laughter Yoga. 11:30 a.m.-noon. DFL, Resource Room. Thirty minutes to relax with laughter, in the supportive company of others seeking to destress.

Junior Garden Club meeting. 2:15-3 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Teen Star Wars Marathon. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area. Crafternoon: Perler Beads. 3:30-5 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Recommended for fourth and fifth-graders.

Poetry Circle. 7-8:30 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Duxbury Youth Baseball meeting. 7-9 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. Finance Committee meeting. 7-9 p.m. DSC.

Zoning Board of Appeals meeting and public hearing. 7:30-10 p.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Duxbury High School Concert Groups Concert. 7:30 p.m. DHS campus.

Friday, Dec. 15

Read, sing, play. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room.

Battle of the Books: third-grade girls Red Team. 2:15-4:15 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Teen Star Wars Marathon. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area. Saturday, Dec. 16

Preschool French Storytime. 10:30- 11 a.m. Ages 4 and up. Organized by Duxbury High School’s French National Honor Society. DFL, Child Program Room. Registration required. Sign up at duxburyfreelibrary.org.

Sunday, Dec. 17

Sunday Salon Series: author Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg. 2-4 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. “Eden” is a historical novel with themes and issues especially pertinent to women. Registration is required online via the meeting room calendar.

Monday, Dec. 18

Character Counts Recognition Breakfast. 8:20 a.m. For middle school student honorees and their parents to celebrate students’ good deeds and behavior. DMS/DHS cafeteria.

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

Knitting Night. 6-8 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Duxbury Civic Association meeting. 6-8 p.m. DFL, Setter Room. Board of Selectmen meeting. 7-9 p.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Tuesday, Dec. 19

Community Preservation Committee meeting. 8:15-9:15 a.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Board of Assessors. 4-5 p.m. Town Hall.

Finance Committee. 7-9 p.m. DSC.

Duxbury High School Ensemble Groups Concert. 7:30 p.m. DHS campus.

Mama Steph Concert. 10:30-11 a.m. Fun for kids in prekindergarten and up, with an adult, who must accompany the child or children. Registration required for child and adult online at duxburyfreelibrary.org. Merry Room.

Wednesday, Dec. 20

Breakfast with a side of topics: “Kids say the darndest things.” 8:30 a.m. Speaker and experienced Santa tells what it’s like to play Santa and the insights he’s learned about kids from what they’ve told him over the years. DSC. Reservations for breakfast must be made 48 hours in advance. Cost is $5.

Digital Device Drop-In. 10:30-11:30 a.m. DFL, Reference Area.

YA Philosophy Society. 3-5 p.m. Discuss and debate the issues of today. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Duxbury Free Library Writers Group. 6:30-8:30 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Duxbury School Committee meeting. Starting at 7 p.m. Alden School, 75 Alden St., Room 104.

Last night of Hanukkah.

Thursday, Dec. 21

Pop-up Playgroup. 10-11 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room.

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

Crafternoon: Perler Beads. 3:30-5 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Recommended for fourth and fifth-graders.

Friday, Dec. 22

Read, sing, play. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room.

Battle of the Books: fifth-grade Pink Fluffy Llamas. 10-11:30 a.m., DFL, Setter Room.

Saturday, Dec. 23

Community Table. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Care of First Parish Church, 849 Tremont St. For more information, go to uudux.org.

Monday, Dec. 25

Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, Dec. 26

Community Garden Club of Duxbury Board meeting. 9 a.m.- noon.

Wednesday, Dec. 27

Digital Device Drop-In. 10:30-11:30 a.m. DFL, Reference Area.

Thursday, Dec. 28

Art museum exhibits. 1-4 p.m., The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Free admission and parking. Open Wednesday through Sunday. Ongoing exhibits at The Art Complex Museum include “The Immediacy of Abstraction,” through Feb. 18, 2018. “Close to Home” and Rotations: Objects from the Permanent Collection” through Jan. 14, 2018. More info: artcomplex.org.

Friday, Dec. 29

Read, sing, play. 10:30-11 a.m. Story time with a special guest reader. Drop in, registration not required. DFL, Child Program Room.

Radiofaces Teen Podcasting. 3-4 p.m. A teen podcasting group recording Reader’s Theater. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Saturday, Dec. 30

Art museum exhibits. 1-4 p.m., The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Free admission and parking. Open Wednesday through Sunday. Ongoing exhibits through Jan. 14, 2018. More info: artcomplex.org.

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