2018-03-14 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14

Open Book Club. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Discussion of author Nicholas Drayson’s novel, “A Guide to the Birds of East Africa.” DFL, Setter Room. Drop-in.

Lego Duplo Block Party. 10:30-11:15 a.m. For ages 2 and up. Children’s Program Room. Registration not required.

Digital Device Drop-in. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Bring charged-up tech items DFL Reference Area.

Bookmarks teen discussion group. 3-5 p.m Drop-in session for eighth- 12th graders to discuss and debate news and current cultural issues. DFL, Young Adult area.

Duxbury Camera Club. 7-9 p.m. Rescheduled from March 7. Guest speaker Paula Ferazzi Swift. She will speak on capturing images of children, their families and relationships. Visit duxburycameraclub.org to learn more about the club. DFL Merry Room.

THURSDAY, MARCH 15

Duxbury Free Library Laughter Yoga. 11:30 a.m.-noon. DFL, Resource Room.

Saint Patrick’s Day luncheon and entertainment. Noon. Chef Peter will be serving his traditional corned beef and cabbage. Irish musicians will perform. Make reservations with the Duxbury Senior Center at 781- 934-5774, ext. 5703. Reserve early to secure a spot! $8.

Crafternoon: Perler beads. 3:30- 5:30 p.m. DFL, Children’s Dept. Drop-in craft program.

Duxbury Woods Homeowners Association meeting. 6:30-8:30 p.m. DFL, Merry Room.

FRIDAY, MARCH 16

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

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

Open Minds Speaker Series. 7 p.m. Darci Schofield, senior environmental planner at Metropolitan Area Planning Council presents “Water, Water Everywhere: Climate Vulnerability on the South Shore.” Discussion to follow. First Parish Church Unitarian Universalist, 842 Tremont St. (Route 3A), Duxbury. Admission is free and all are welcome.

SATURDAY, MARCH 17

37th Annual Duxbury Spring Antique Show. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. To benefit the Duxbury High School sports programs; sponsored by Duxbury High School Boosters Club. Location at Duxbury High School, 71 Alden St. Admission $7 for Adults and children under 10 no charge. For more information, go to duxburyboosters.org

Annual Duxbury Youth Baseball Leveling Day. 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For AAA (third-and fourth-graders) and Majors (fifth-and sixth-graders. Meet at DuxPlex. Attendance is mandatory for all AAA and Majors players. You must register for spring baseball in advance. Call DYB president Dave Massingham with questions, 781-934-2667.

SUNDAY, MARCH 18

37th Annual Duxbury Spring Antique Show. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. To benefit the Duxbury High School sports programs; sponsored by Duxbury High School Boosters Club. Location at Duxbury High School, 71 Alden St. Admission $7 for Adults and children under 10 no charge. Appraisals are available today 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. $5 for one item and three items appraised for $10.

Youth Art Show at Duxbury Free Library. 1-5 p.m. Show opening; ongoing through March 31.

Three ongoing art exhibits. Duxbury Art Association 45th annual Winter Juried Show; Irena Roman “Second Wind”; and “Rotations, objects from the permanent collection.” The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. 1-4 p.m. Free admission and parking.

Christian Science Church lecture. 2-3 p.m. Maryl Walters, CSB, will speak on “Our Government Under the Healing Power of Divine Love.” Free lecture and open to the public, held at the Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St. Walters will draw on church founder Mary Baker Eddy’s, “Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures.” Sponsored by Christian Science Church, Duxbury. Call 781- 934-2960 to learn more.

MONDAY, MARCH 19

Youth Art Show. Come admire the hard work and creativity of Duxbury’s young artists. Their work will be on display in the Lower Level Display case March 18 through 31.

Youth Art Show at Duxbury Free Library. 1-5 p.m. Show opening; ongoing through March 31.

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

Great Books. 3:30-5 p.m. Discussion of classic literary works. DFL, Lanman Room.

Knitting night. 6-8 p.m. Learn to knit, get help with projects. DFL, Merry Room.

UPCOMING

MONDAY, MARCH 26

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

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

SUNDAY, MARCH 25

Artist talk: Irena Roman. 2 p.m. Rescheduled from March 8. Roman’s current exhibit, “Second Wind,” challenges stereo typical views of aging and focuses on the vitality and creativity of those who have found a new vocation in latter life.

THURSDAY, MARCH 29

Meet the artists. 10:30 a.m. coffee, lecture 11 a.m. A chance to meet the artists now exhibiting in the Duxbury Art Association Winter Juried Show and Founders Show. To learn more, contact sally@artcomplex.org or call 781-934-6634, ext. 10.

SATURDAY, MARCH 31

Duxbury Youth Softball Fundraiser. 7-11 p.m. Annual fundraising party featuring the sounds of Duxbury’s own Mike Kane. Cash bar, light fare, door prizes & raffles. Tickets $20 at the door at Duxbury American Legion hall, 5 West St.

SATURDAY, APRIL 7

Blooms at the Complex. 1-4 p.m. Think Spring! Members of Community Garden Club of Duxbury interpret the artwork exhibited in the Duxbury Art Association Annual Winter Juried Show through floral design. The Art Complex Museum 189 Alden St. Free event.

SUNDAY, APRIL 8

Blooms at the Complex. 1-4 p.m. Members of Community Garden Club of Duxbury interpret the artwork exhibited in the Duxbury Art Association Annual Winter Juried Show through floral design. The Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St. Free and open to the public.

SUNDAY, APRIL 29

Airmen of Note. 7 p.m. The United States Air Force jazz band, Airmen of Note, to play at the Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St. Tickets now available and are free. Advance pick up at American Legion Duxbury Post, Duxbury Free Library, The Duxbury Senior Center, Westwinds Bookshop & Duxbury Deli recommended. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are first come, first served. All remaining seats will be released 15 minutes prior to April 29 show time.

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