2018-01-31 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 31

Risk Management Committee. 10- 11:30 a.m. Town Hall, Mural Room.

Digital Device Drop-In. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Bring your smartphone, tablet or computer laptop and questions about how to make the most of this tech equipment. Or, to make an appointment, call 781-934-2721, ext. 5623. Bring the charged-up device, library card and pin and Apple ID if you have an Apple device.

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.

Thursday, Feb. 1

Family Stories & Music. 10:30-11 a.m. No registration required. Open to ages 2 and up and their families. DFL, Resource Room.

Art exhibit: “The Immediacy of Abstraction.” Through Feb. 18. The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Free admission and parking. Open Wednesday through Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 2

“Groundhog Day.” 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Over and over again: repeated film screening of the 1993 comedy starring Bill Murray. Feel free to come and go anytime between those hours. Rated PG.

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

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

Threads of Duxbury Past Gallery Talk: Characters from literature series. 11 a.m.-noon. Madelon Ali leads discussion of Charles Dickens’ “Martin Chuzzlewit” and 19th century men’s frock coat. Presented by Duxbury Free Library and Duxbury Rural and Historical Society. DFL, Reference Area.

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

Democratic Town Committee Caucus. 10 a.m.-noon. DFL, Setter Room.

Saturday, Feb. 3

Professional cake decorating for boys. 10:30 a.m. DFL program requiring registration. Call 781-934- 2721, ext. 5632.

Democratic Town Committee Caucus. 10 a.m.-noon. DFL, Setter Room.

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

Duxbury Art Association 45th annual Winter Juried Show opening reception. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Featuring live music, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar. Duxbury Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Tickets $40 in advance; $45 at the door. Purchase tickets at duxburyart.org.

Sunday, Feb. 4

Sunday Salon Series. Author Elizabeth Searle presents “Soap Opera Confidential.” 2-4 p.m. Registration required and can be done online at duxburyfreelibrary.org. DFL, Merry Room.

Duxbury Art Association 45th Annual Winter Juried Show. 1-4 p.m., 189 Alden St., The Art Complex Museum. Continues through April 22. Ongoing with Art Complex Museum’s “Rotations: Objects from the Permanent Collection.” Museum’s hours Wednesday through Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Free admission and parking.

Monday, Feb. 5

Great Books. 3-5 p.m. Discussion of literary classics. DFL, Lanman Room.

Selectmen’s meeting. 7 p.m. Town Hall, lower level, Mural Room.

Tuesday, Feb. 6

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

Friends of the Library Board meeting. 9:15-10:30 a.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Battle of the Books: Third-grade Girls Pink Team. 2-3 p.m.

Molly Weasley Society. 3-3:45 p.m. A place for teens who also are fans of all things Harry Potter. DFL, Young Adult Area.

Helen Bumpus Gallery Board Meeting. 5:30-6:30 p.m. DFL, Lanman Room.

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

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

Wednesday, Feb. 7

Vital information: computer safety information you should know. 10:30 a.m.-noon. DFL, Merry Room.

Duxbury Camera Club. 7 p.m. Guest speaker is Paula Ferazzi Swift. DFL, Merry Room.

Community forum: plans for Island Creek Oyster Farm. 6-8 p.m. 6:30 p.m. Doors open with refreshments. Presentation and Q&A. Learn about the company’s plans for its new home. Public invited. Island Creek Oyster Farm, Clapp Building, 397 Washington St.

Thursday, Feb. 8

Learn how to safely burn brush outdoors. 1 p.m. Controlled burn presentation with resident Bob Bales, president of Wildland Restoration International and DXFD Deputy Fire Chief Christopher West. At DSC. Call 781-934-5774, ext. 5716 to sign up.

Battle of the Books: Fourth-grade Green Galactic Turtles meeting. 2:15-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Crafternoon: Perler Beads. 3:30- 5:30 p.m. Suggested for fourth and fifth-grade students. Drop in and make something fun. DFL, Children’s Program Room.

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

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

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

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

Friday, Feb. 9

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

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

‘Over the River & Through the Woods.’ 8 p.m. Bay Players presents this family-friendly comedy. First Parish Church Hall, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A, Duxbury. Tickets at the door or by reservation. Call 781-269- 9885 or visit bayplayers.org. 8 p.m. shows Feb. 16 and 17.

Saturday, Feb. 10

Mayflower Sampler Guild meeting. 10 a.m-4 p.m. Practice and learn new embroidery stitches. DFL, Merry Room.

Cookbook Book Club. 1-2 p.m. Choose a recipe from this month’s book choice, “A New Way to Bake,” by the editors of Martha Stewart Living magazine. Choose a recipe and bring the finished dish to our potluck. Drop-in. DFL, Resource Room.

“Over the River & Through the Woods.” 8 p.m. Bay Players presents this family-friendly comedy. First Parish Church Hall, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A, Duxbury. Tickets at the door or by reservation. Call 781-269- 9885 or visit bayplayers.org.

Sunday, Feb. 11

Mass of Hope and Healing. 10:30 a.m. All are invited, regardless of faith. A Mass of hope, support and prayer, dedicated to people struggling with addiction and in memory of those who died due to addiction. Holy Family Church, 601 Tremont St.

Sunday Salon Series: musical performance by guitarist John Muratore. 2-4 p.m. DFL, Merry Room. Program co-sponsored by Westwinds Bookshop. Registration required via duxburyfreelibrary.org.

“Over the River & Through the Woods.” 3 p.m. matinee. Bay Players presents this family-friendly comedy. First Parish Church Hall, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A, Duxbury. Tickets at the door or by reservation. Call 781- 269-9885 or visit bayplayers.org

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