Duxbury Free Library
77 Alden Street
Duxbury, Massachusetts 02332
781-934-2721

Adult Events

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Upcoming Events:

Due to the Reading Garden Construction, please be aware that event locations can change. Please stop in at the Circulation Desk if there is any questions.

Library Card Sign Up Month
Thursday, September 1 ~ Friday, September 30
The Duxbury Free Library is joining the American Library Association and public libraries nationwide to make sure that students have a free library card. We are offering free replacements too during the month of September! Just bring a picture id to get your free replacement.

Digital Device Drop-In 
Wednesday, September 21~ 10:30AM-11:30AM ~ Reference Desk

DFL Writer's Group
Wednesday, September 21~ 6:30Pm-8:30PM ~YA Area

Laughter Yoga 
Thursday, Septmeber 22 ~ 11:30AM-12:00PM ~ YA Area

BookBreeze Literary Festival: B.A. Shapiro 
Thursday, September 22 ~ 7:00PM-9:00PM
B.A. Shapiro will discuss her book, The Muralist .  'Shapiro's plotting is deft and the anonymous paintings and Alizée's disappearance add mystery and intrigue to the tale.  Like her well-received 2012 novel, The Art Forger , this new story takes us into the heart of what it means to be an artist . . .vibrant and suspenseful.' - The Washington Post

This program is co-sponsored by Westwinds Bookshop, which will have copies of the book available for purchase and signing.  Registration is required and can be done via the hand icon.  The icon will appear on September 8 at 10:00 am.

Digital Device Drop-In 
Wednesday, September 28 ~ 10:30AM-11:30AM ~ Reference Desk

Laughter Yoga 
Thursday, Septmeber 29 ~ 11:30AM-12:00PM ~ YA Area

Ongoing Events:

BookBreeze: Duxbury's Summer Literary Festival 2016

Makerspace Knitting Night
Every third Monday of the Month
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. ~ Resource Room

If you need help seaming a sweater, need to learn how to turn a cable, or want to learn to knit - join us! A night for social knitting with help available for beginners and intermediates. No registration required, just drop in.

Digital Devices Drop-in
Wednesdays, ~ 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM ~ Reference
Bring in your device and questions for informal instruction on using your smart phone and/or tablet.  Find out how to download books, watch movies, learn a foreign language, place holds on books and more.  Registration is not required.

DFL Writers Group Meeting
Every Third Wednesday 6:30 p.m. ~ Merry Room
Meetings include discussion of writing projects and some time for actual writing.  Open to all adult writers, all levels of experience.  No registration required, just drop in!

Open Book Club
2nd Wednesday of the Month schedule ~10:30AM ~ Setter Room
This is a commitment free book club – you can come once or twice a year or every month. No registration is required, just show up ready to share insights on the book. Book discussed can be picked up at the Circulation Desk.

Laughter Yoga
Every Thursday 11:30 p.m. ~ Resource Room
This is a weekly drop-in Laughter Yoga group where we laugh together without the use of jokes or props. It is free to the public. Laughing, combined with yoga breathing, without jokes for the fun of it! Drop-in when you can, stay for the healthy benefits!

Online Class of the Week
Every Thursday 10:30 a.m. ~ Reference Area
10:30 to 11:30.  Every week a different subject. Drop-in session on the upper level, no registration required.

Adult Game Night
Every First Thursday 6:30 p.m. ~ YA Area
Want to play board games, but never have enough people? Looking to have some fun without spending any money? Come for an after hours event at the library. Play old classics or try new games you might not have heard of.

Registration is required and begins two weeks before, in person or by phone.
Open to ages 18+.

Adult Coloring Night
Every Third Thursday 6:30 p.m. ~ YA Area
Coloring isn't just for kids. Join us for a coloring night. Coloring has been shown to reduce stress, increase calmness and “zen” in your life. We will provide adult level coloring pages, and atmosphere. We'd love for you to provide the great company! Put yourself first and come color with us!

knitting group

 

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