2018-09-12 / Calendar

CLIPPER COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Saturday, September 15

It’s International Dot Day. Join us for a storytime featuring Peter Reynolds’ book “The Dot” and a dot-related craft. After our morning storytime we will have dot activities for all ages, including recycled CD crafts, collaborative art, and more.

10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. At the Duxbury Free Library.

Tuesday, September 18

Tuesday Evening Adult Clay Workshop. 7 – 9 p.m. at the Art Complex Museum.

Wednesday, September 19

Booked for Lunch. Author and actress Marianne Leone reads from her newest memoir “Ma Speaks Up, And a First Generation Daughter Talks Back.” There will be an Italian catered luncheon. The author event is free. The lunch is $10 to be paid at the time of registration. Noon to 2 p.m. at the Senior Center. Call 781-934-5774, ext. 5716 to register.

Financial Planning in your 50s and 60s. 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library. A chartered financial analyst will present important information on retirement, such as how to avoid common retirement pitfalls. There will also be time for questions. Seating is limited to 10 in the Setter Room. Registration is required.

Thursday, September 20

The Journey of Writing and How to Get Published. 7 to 9 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library. Join Pushcart Prize Outstanding Writer Jessica Keener and Patry Francis, writing blogger and the author of “The Liar’s Diary” as they lead a panel discussion on the journey of writing and how to get published.

Saturday, September 22

Duxbury Beach Triathlon. Starts 8 a.m. at Duxbury Beach. The .35- mile swim in Duxbury Bay, 13- mile bike ride and 3.1-mile run has twists, turns and rolling hills met by beautiful landscapes and screaming fans. For all race inquiries, including volunteer opportunities, contact Race Director Brian Noyes at 781-706-1166 or via email at director@duxburybeachtriathlon.com.

Kids-Try-It Saturday Morning Clay Workshop. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at the Art Complex Museum.

South Shore Folk Music Club presents Dennis and Dennis. 7 p.m. at First Parish Church-Duxbury. Tickets are $9 for members, $10 for non-members.

Sunday, September 30

Japanese Tea Ceremony. 2 p.m. at the Art Complex Museum. Admission is free.

Friday, October 5

Historic clothing gallery talk. Learn about mourning clothing, jewelry and customs with the DRHS Textiles and Clothing Committee. 11 a.m. at the Duxbury Free Library.

2020 Herring Mosaic Project Workshop. 1 – 3 p.m. at the Art Complex Museum. Limited of five participants.

Saturday, October 6

South Shore Folk Music Club. The Wolff Sisters and the Last Cavalry, featuring Rebecca, Rachael and Kat Wolff on vocals, acoustic and electric guitar and keyboards, Joe Soldati on bass, and Willy Rodriguez on drums. 7 p.m. at First Parish Church. Admission is $10 or $9 for club members.

Sunday, October 7

Concert at the Art Complex. Pianists Christine and David Hagan perform a free concert at 4 p.m. Seating is limited.

Saturday, October 13

Duxbury Maritime Festival. Food trucks, historical tours, children’s activities and musical performances at the Nathaniel Winsor, Jr. House. Tickets on sale at duxburyhistory.org.

Monotype Workshop with Acua Inks. 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Art Complex Museum. $90

Friday, October 26

Fourth annual Halloween FunFest. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Chandler School. There’ll be games, prizes and candy at this free event for children ages toddler up to second grade. Remember to wear a costume!

Tuesday, October 30

Coffee Break Concert Series Presents: Flute Banquet. This concert highlights the sweeping suffusions of color brought to life by the flute. 11 a.m. at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 Saint George St. Admission is free

Saturday, November 3

South Shore Folk Music Club. Blues show with Peter Parcek and Friends. 7 p.m at First Parish Church. Admission is $10 or $9 for club members.

Saturday, November 17

Turkey Trot 5K Road Race. Runner can sign up in person at the Recreation Department Office at 22 Washington St. The fee is $10 and all runners receive a t-shirt. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the local food bank.

Tuesday, November 27

Coffee Break Concert Series Presents: Another Blue Tuesday. This concert features blues powerhouses Anthony Geraci on piano, Chris Rathbun on bass and Ed Sorrentino on drums. 11 a.m. at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 Saint George St. Admission is free.

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