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

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Upcoming Events:

Natural Breast Health  
Thursday, October 16
7:00PM-9:00PM ~ Merry Room
Mammography is a well-known term to American women. Thermography is the preferred non radiation choice for breast health by European women but relatively unknown in the U.S.  Join Dr. Dawna Jones, M.D. and Jackie Bell, natural medicine consultant, and learn about an integrative, natural approach to breast health which will benefit the health of every woman. Their presentation will include information on the six facets to natural breast health, an explanation of Thermography which analyzes your breast health holistically, and a discussion of how taking care of your endocrine glands and hormones is unique for each person.

Registration is required and may be done beginning Thursday, October 2 at 10 a.m. online or by phone 781-934-2721 x115.

Digital Media Lab: Family Archive Month,Creating a Family Slide Show to Music  
Tuesday, October 21
6:30PM to 7:30PM ~ Media Lab
We are offering training and orientation classes throughout the month of October on Family Archiving. This week, we will be focusing on how to create a family slide show with music incorporating your digitized photos.

Each session is self-contained.  You may return to the Media Lab on your own time to practice if you want to go deeper.  Space is limited to 10 spots.
Registration is required and can be done via the hand icon.  The icon will appear on October 7 at 10:00 am.

Digital Media Lab: Family Archive Month, Recording Your Family Stories 
Tuesday, October 28
6:30PM to 7:30PM ~ Media Lab
We are offering training and orientation classes throughout the month of October on Family Archiving. This week we will be focusing on recording family recollections by interviewing a family member like Story Corp.

Each session is self-contained.  You may return to the Media Lab on your own time to practice if you want to go deeper.  Space is limited to 10 spots.  Registration is required and can be done via the hand icon.  The icon will appear on October 14 at 10:00 am.

 

Ongoing Events:

DFL Open Book Club
Every second Monday of the Month
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.~ Setter Room

Join DFL Open Book Club to meet & discuss recently read books with others in the Duxbury community. All adults are welcome to attend. No registration required.

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
Every Mon.-Thurs. 6:30-7:30 p.m. ~ Reference Area
Informal instruction on using your smartphone and/or tablet.  Learn how to access the library mobile website, to use the catalog, book museum passes, or renew materials.  Get free apps to download e-books and e-audiobooks, and use Mango language learning from your smartphone.  Just bring your device and we can talk!

Digital Media Lab
Every Tuesday 6:30 p.m. ~Reference
Training and orientation classes in various products offered in the Duxbury Free Library Media Lab. Lessions are self contained. You may return to the Media Lab on your own time to dig deeper. Space is limited to 10 spots.

Registration is required and begins two weeks before..

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!

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!

Adult Game Night
Every Fourth Friday 6:00 p.m. ~ Resource Room
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+.

 
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knitting group

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Downton Abbey program

 

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