2018-01-03 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 3

Council on Aging Board. 8:30 a.m. DSC, Walker Room.

SSCAC STEM Playgroup. 10:30- 11:30 a.m. DFL, Child Program Room. Registration required and must be for all six class dates. Call Debbie Wightman, South Shore Community Action Council to register: 508-747- 7575, ext. 6247.

Battle of the Books: Third-graders Boys Orange Troopers meeting. 2-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Bookmarks Teen Discussion Group. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area. A discussion group for students in grades 8 through 12, focusing on philosophy and current events.

Duxbury Camera Club monthly meeting. 7-9 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. Guest speaker is Paul Nguyen, who specializes in low-light photography.

Thursday, Jan. 4

Family Stories and Music. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Resource Room.

Crafternoon: Perler beads. 3:30-5:30 p.m. DFL, Children’s Department.

Pilgrim Investors Group A. 4-5:30 p.m. DFL, Lanman Room.

Friday, Jan. 5

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

Radiofaces Teen Podcasting. 3-4 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Teen Anime Club. 4-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Saturday, Jan. 6

Duxbury DRP Investment Club Meeting. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Music Makers with Miss Bethany. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Resource Room. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon.

Introduction to 3-D Printing. 10:30-11:30 a.m. DFL, Reference Area. Watch the library’s 3D printer construct objects during the program on 3D printing. This “big picture” program will give an overview of how 3D printers work and how you can design in TinkerCAD at home and print objects at the Library. DFL, upper level.

Sunday, Jan. 7

Sunday Salon Series. Travel Guide extraordinaire Heide Hasselmann. 2-4 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon.

Monday, Jan. 8

SShAGLY (South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Youth) meeting and support group. 7 p.m. exclusively for youth ages 14-22. Meets at First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A, next to Town Hall. To learn more, email or sshagly@gmail.com, go to bagly.org or on Facebook: SSHAGLY South Shore.

Battle of the Books: Fifth-grade girls Pink Fluffy Llamas. 2-3:30 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

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

Tuesday, Jan. 9

DFL Book Group. 10 a.m.-noon. DFL, Setter Room.

Art & Storytime. For 4 and 5-year-olds, stay-alone program. 10:30- 11:15 a.m. Dress appropriately for messy art or craft project fun. Registration required, go online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link.

Music and Storytime. 10:30-11 a.m. Drop-in dance, music and song program for children ages 3 and under, accompanied with an adult.

Board of Assessors. 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Town Hall.

Photography 101. 1-2:30 p.m. Members of the Duxbury Camera Club provide one-on-one training and offer expertise to assist you. To sign up for individual 30-minute sessions, call the Senior Center, 781-934-5774, ext. 5716. Offered monthly, every second Tuesday.

Fourth-grade CCD class. 2-3:30 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Molly Weasley Society. 3-3:45 p.m. DFL, Young Adult Area. Teen hangout while someone reads Harry Potter out loud. Listen and act: bring your homework, knitting, games or do artwork.

Duxbury Teachers Association Meeting. 4-5 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

South Shore Women Business Owners/Leaders meeting. 6-7 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Screenhouse Lane Association meeting. 7-9 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Conservation Commission. 7-9:30 p.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Wednesday, Jan. 10

Duxbury Council on Aging Board. 8:30-10 a.m. DSC, Walker Room.

Battle of the Books: Third-grade girls Pink Team. 2-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Bookmarks Teen Discussion Group. 3-5 p.m. A discussion group for students in grades 8-12 focusing on philosophy and current events. DFL, Young Adult area.

Primary Ballet/Ballet 1 with South Shore Conservatory. 4:30-5:15 p.m. DFL, Resource Room. A stay-alone program for ages 5 to 8 with an instructor from the South Shore Conservatory. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon. Or, call 781-934-2721, ext. 5367.

Planning Board meeting. 7-9 p.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Thursday, Jan. 11

Snowflake-Themed Lunch. 11 a.m. start to help decorate room with handmade snowflake designs, lunch at noon. DSC, sign up at 781-934- 5774, ext. 5703.

Crafternoon: Perler beads. 3:30- 5:30 p.m. Suggested for fourth and fifth-graders. DFL, Children’s Department.

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

Duxbury Youth Baseball Board meeting. 7-9 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

‘13th’ screening. 7 p.m. First Parish Church hosts presentation of documentary, “13th,” followed by a discussion. Free admission, all welcome. In case of bad weather, check uudux.org.

Friday, Jan. 12

Read, Sing, Play. 10:30-11 a.m. Story time with a special guest reader. No registration required. DFL, Child Program Room.

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

Saturday, Jan. 13

History of Duxbury discussion group. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Ongoing on Saturdays. An informal and lively conversation about all things Duxbury. DFL, Duxbury History Room.

Mayflower Sampler Guild meeting. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

Music Makers with Miss Bethany. 10:30-11 a.m. DFL, Resource Room. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon.

Intro to 3D Printing. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Open to ages 7 (with parent help) and up. Learn how to design a 3D printed object using Tinkercad and have it printed out on library 3D printers. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon; in person; or by phone, 781-934-2721. DFL, Children’s Dept.

Sunday, Jan. 14

Sunday Salon Series. Town Historian Tony Kelso moderates a presentation and discussion of the history of Duxbury neighborhoods Gurnet and Ashdod. Authors Sarah Evans and Richard Boonisar will present their books “Ashdod” and “Gurnet Point: a small remote summer community with a fascinating history.” Program is co-sponsored by Westwinds Bookshop. Registration required: online to duxburyfreelibrary.org, click on Meeting Room Calendar link and click on hand icon.

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