2018-11-21 / Calendar

Clipper Community Calendar

Sunday, November 25

A Duxbury Celebration. Noon-4 p.m. at the Nathaniel Winsor, Jr. House, 479 Washington St. Join the DRHS for family activities.

Puppet show. The Puppet People return to The Art Complex Museum for two performances of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” This spectacle features hand-crafted marionettes, shadow puppets, masks and lavish costumes. Performances are at 1:30 p.m. and at 2:45 p.m.

Monday, November 26

SShAGLY. (South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning Youth), a meeting and support group exclusively for youth ages 14-22, meets 7 p.m. at First Parish Church 842 Tremont St. For information, email sshagly@gmail.com or go to bagly.org.

PFLAG. The South Shore Chapter of Greater Boston PFLAG holds its monthly support group meeting for parents and friends of LGBTQ people. 7 p.m. at First Parish Church Duxbury, 842 Tremont St. For more information, email duxburypflag@gmail.com or go to gbpflag.org.

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.

Run by the Bay. The 14th Annual 5k Run by the Bay is a USATF-sanctioned race that begins and ends on the Bay Farm Montessori Academy campus and runs along Bay Road. The event is capped off with a post-race barbecue celebration on campus. All proceeds help sustain Bay Farm’s commitment to its Right-Fit Tuition Program. Participants can register at one.bidpal.net/bayfarmrun.

Thursday, November 29

Booked for Lunch. the Duxbury Senior Center welcomes National Book Award finalist George Colt to discuss his book, “The Game, Harvard, Yale and America in 1968,” and hosts a tailgate party luncheon from noon to 2 p.m. The Booked for Lunch events are open to all. To sign up, call the Duxbury Senior Center at 781-934-5774, ext. 5716, or stop by Westwinds Bookshop. Sign up online for the author event via the Duxbury Free Library website duxburyfreelibrary.org.

Saturday, December 1

Community Garden Club of Duxbury. 2017 Holiday Greens Sale. 9 a.m.-noon at the Cornerstone Lodge, 585 Washington St. Wreaths, mantelpiece arrangements, swags, roping, Christmas centerpieces and more.

Sunday, December 2

Sunday Salon Series. Author Katherine Dimancescu talks about her book “Denizens: A Narrative of Captain George Denison and His New England Contemporaries.” Her non-fiction narrative fosters an appreciation and understanding of courage, fortitude and resolve of a small group of people who left behind indelible legacies in American history. The author will have books available for purchase and signing. Registration is required and can be done at the Duxbury Free Library website. 2-4 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library.

Tuesday, December 4

Booked for Lunch. Rabine Andrau will present her book “Bowing to the Emperor: We Were Captives in World War II.” 1-2 p.m. at the Senior Center. Westwinds will have books available for sale and signing. Registration is required for this program and can be donate the Duxbury Free Library website or by calling the Senior Center at 781-934-5774.

Sixth Grade Concert. 7 p.m. at the Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St.

Wednesday, December 5

Seventh/eighth Grade Choruses and Orchestras. 7 p.m. at the Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St.

Thursday, December 6

7/8th Grade Bands Concert. 7 p.m. at the Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St.

Saturday, December 8

Holiday fair. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Parish Church, 842 Tremont St. Find hand-crafted ornaments and kitchen and wardrobe accessories, as well as a selection of wreaths and centerpieces.

Saturday, December 8

Tour the King Caesar House. This year the decorations are inspired by “The Wizard of Oz,” in honor of Margaret Hamilton, who played the Wicked Witch of the West and often stayed at an inn on Washington Street that eventually became the Nathaniel Winsor Jr. House. Noon to 5 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for children under 12.

Snug Harbor Community Chorus. Ring in the holiday season with the Snug Harbor Community Chorus’s winter concert. 7:30 p.m. at the Duxbury Performing Arts Center, 73 Alden St. The concert features nearly 70 singers performing an eclectic mix of classical pieces, traditional Christmas carols, and Hanukkah songs that reflect the spirit of the season.

Sunday, December 9

Gallery talk. Artist Sara Ringler will speak about the exhibit “ArtSynergies.” 2 p.m. at the Art Complex Museum

Sunday Salon Series. Author and performer Rita Parisi will present “Zelda Fitzgerald, One Woman Show.” Zelda Fitzgerald is often known as the crazy wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald, the glittering half of the Golden Couple of the 1920s and muse and inspiration for the flapper characters in Fitzgerald’s Jazz Age stories. But before she met Fitzgerald, she was the flamboyant and outrageous Zelda Sayre, the famous belle from Montgomery, Alabama and the daughter of a judge and an artistic mother. 2-4 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library. Registration is required and can be done starting Nov. 25 at 1 p.m. at the Duxbury Free Library website

Tuesday, December 11

Duxbury Community Garden Club meeting. 9 a.m. at the Duxbury Bay Maritime School. Lisa Oberholzer-Gee will present unique holiday decorating arrangements. All are welcome. $5 per guest charge. Visit www.communitygardenclubofduxbury.org for more information.

Wednesday, December 12

SSC Community Voices Winter Concert. South Shore Conservatory’s adult chorus for individuals with developmental delays presents their annual winter concert featuring a variety of seasonal tunes, 7 p.m. at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 Saint George St.

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