2018-02-21 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Wednesday, Feb. 21

Duxbury Art Association 45th annual Winter Juried Show. 1-4 p.m. Exhibit shown at The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Free admission and parking.

Digital device drop-in. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Duxbury Free Library, Reference area. 77 Alden St. Bring charged-up smartphones, tablets or laptops and learn how to better use them.

Intro to 3D Printing. 10:30-11:30 a.m. DFL, Children’s Department. Grades 3 and up, registration required. Learn to use TinkerCAD, hands-on web-based software to create threedimensional objects.

Design Review Board. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Town Hall, small conference room. 878 Tremont St.

Duxbury Free Library Writers Group. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Focus in quiet space to write, share and discuss your work. DFL, Merry Room.

Historical Commission. 7 p.m. Town Hall, lower level.

Open Space Committee. 7:30 p.m. Senior Center. 10 Mayflower St.

Public Information session about proposed Senior Center expansion. 7 p.m. DSC, 10 Mayflower St.

Thursday, Feb. 22

Family Stories and Music. 10:30- 11 a.m. Songs, dance and play. Ages 2-plus and families. Drop-in; registration not required.

Crafternoon: needle felting. 3:30- 5:30 p.m. For fourth-graders and up, with an adult. Use felt, wool fiber and felting needles to make something. First come, first served. DFL, Children’s Department.

Finance Committee. 7 p.m. Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St.

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

Friday, Feb. 23

Read, sing, play. 10:30-11 a.m. Story time with guest reader. Drop in. DFL, Resource Room.

Duxbury Art Association 45th annual Winter Juried Show. 1-4 p.m. Exhibit shown at The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Wednesday-Sunday, Free admission and parking. Continues through April 22.

Saturday, Feb. 24

Rotations: New acquisitions at The Art Complex Museum. 1-4 p.m. Focus on women’s artwork. Ongoing through April 22. 189 Alden St. Museum hours Wednesday-Sunday.

Superhero Scavenger Hunt. 10 a.m.-4:45 p.m. DFL, Children’s Room. Registration not required.

Pokemon Go Community Event and Walk. 2:30-3:30 p.m. Main level of library. Registration required. Anyone under age 9 must have parent or guardian present. Call 781-934- 2721 for information.

Sunday, Feb. 25

Opening exhibit: artist Irena Roman. 1-4 p.m. “Second Wind: challenging stereotypical views of aging by focusing on vitality and creativity of those who have found a new vocation.” Through May 13. 189 Alden St. Museum hours Wednesday- Sunday. 1-4 p.m.

Monday, Feb. 26

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

Battle of the Books: third-grade boys Orange Troopers Meeting. 2-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Knitting night. 6-8 p.m. A night for knitting, meeting people and getting help with projects. Drop in. DFL, Merry Room.

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

SShAGLY (South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Youth) meeting. 7 p.m. For ages 14-22. Meets at First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A. Learn more: email sshagly@gmail.com, go to bagly.org or find us on Facebook at SSHAGLY South Shore.

The South Shore Chapter of Greater Boston PFLAG. 7 p.m. Monthly support group meeting for parents and friends of LGBTQ people. First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St., Route 3A, next to Town Hall. Email duxburypflag@gmail.com, go togbpflag.org or find us on Facebook at South Shore PFLAG Support Group to learn more.

Tuesday, Feb. 27

Coffee Break Concert Series: The Elan Mehler Trio. 10:30 a.m. doors open, 11 a.m.-noon concert. South Shore Conservatory’s (SSC) Coffee Break Concert Series (CBCS) presents free program open to the public at the SSCs Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George St. Sponsored by the Village at Duxbury.

Tuesday Book Club. 2:30-3 p.m. DFL, Setter Room.

Molly Weasley Society. 3-3:45 p.m. DFL, Young Adult area.

Board of Assessors. 4 p.m. Town Hall, Assessing Dept., 878 Tremont St.

Snug Harbor Investment Partnership meeting. 4-5 p.m. Setter Room.

Mayflower Sampler Guild Monthly Stitch-in meeting. 6-9 p.m. Setter Room.

Conservation Commission. 7 p.m. Town Hall, Mural Room.

Finance Committee. 7 p.m. DSC, 10 Mayflower St.

Wednesday, Feb. 28

Vital Information program: focus on travel. 10:30 a.m.-noon. DFL, Merry Room. Registration required.

Digital device drop-in help. 10:30- 11:30 a.m. DFL, Reference area. Bring charged-up smartphones, tablets or laptops and learn how to better use them.

Duxbury Art Association 45th annual Winter Juried Show. 1-4 p.m. Exhibit shown at The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Free admission and parking.

Bookmarks Teen Discussion Group. 3-5 p.m. DFL, Young Adult area. Especially for eighth through 12th-graders, talk about philosophy and current events.

Planning Board meeting. 7 p.m. Town Hall, Mural Room.

Regional

Thursday, March 1

Plymouth Area League of Women Voters public forum about the concept of ranked choice voting. 7 p.m., 26 Court St., Plymouth, Great Hall. Free event sponsored by Plymouth Area League of Women Voters.

Saturday, March 3

Welcome Duxbury gardening enthusiasts. 1-4 p.m. Marshfield Senior Center, Eighth annual presentation by author and garden show host C. L. Fornari. Two different lectures on gardening flowers, veggies, fruits, trees and shrubs. The event is open to residents of all towns. Call 781-837-1433 for more information and pre-registration. Attendees may choose to attend one or both lectures.

Upcoming

Tuesday, March 13

Photography lessons. Schedule a session for free technical help with your camera or learn photography tips. Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St. Call 781-934-5774, ext. 5716, to register for a 30-minute session.

Saturday, March 17

Booster Club Antique Show. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sponsored by Duxbury Boosters Club to benefit the Duxbury High School athletic programs. The two-day show features over 50 quality dealers. Appraisal day is Sunday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., $5 for one item and 3 items appraised for $10 total. Admission is $7 for adults, children under 10, no charge. DHS, 71 Alden St. Learn more at duxburyboosters.org.

Sunday, March 18

Appraisal Day at Duxbury Spring Antique Show. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Show opens for visitors from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Duxbury High School, 71 Alden St.

Sunday, April 29

Airmen of Note. 7 p.m. The United States Air Force jazz band, Airmen of Note, will be coming to Duxbury as part of its national tour The band will perform at the Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St. Ticket information will be available the first week in March.

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