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The Town of Duxbury was founded in 1637 and is located in Plymouth County about 33 miles south of Boston.

Many beautiful and historic homes from the Pilgrim period still exist in Duxbury. The town population is about 15000.

Duxbury contains a salt water beach as well as a summer time pool along with the North Hill Golf Course and Country Club.

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Lunchtime Chat: Bird Feeding Made Easy
Bring a lunch and join Doc Jordan from Wild Birds Unlimited as he introduces fun, new ways to feed birds and attract wildlife to your backyard habitat. Feeding birds is one of the best ways to enjoy the hobby of bird watching. Doc will also share tips on tidy feeding techniques, squirrel-resistant feeding options and adding water to the habitat. Lunchtime Chats at Sharon Woods have been popular for years. Bring your lunch and listen to the presenter or eat beforehand. Meeting Place: Schrock Lake Picnic Shelter

When: Aug 1, 2014 12 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 12 )
Royce Whitaker 5K Run by the Bay


When: Nov 2, 2014 7:15:00 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Sun, 02 Nov 2014 07:15:00 )
Duxbury Beach Triathlon


When: Sep 20, 2014 12 AM to Sep 20, 2014 12 AMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00 )
Thursday Night Time Trial Series
Presented by
Pegasus Elite Athlete Management

Online Registration Closes
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time

When: May 1, 2014 12 AM to Aug 21, 2014 12 AMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Thu, 01 May 2014 00 )
Faculty Concert
Duxbury Music Festival presents: Bridge: Quartet for Piano and Strings in F sharp minor, H 94 "Phantasie"

When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Lois Tarlow: Metaphor

For “Metaphor,” Lois Tarlow used handmade paper and dry pigments to respond to the natural world and explore the power of memory through subtle, poetic suggestions. Held at The Art Complex Museum, “Metaphor” is the artist’s first solo exhibition. There will be an opening reception on June 1 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.



When: May 25, 2014 12 AM to Aug 17, 2014 12 AMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Sun, 25 May 2014 00 )
Art By The Bay

 Duxbury Art Association's Midsummer Art Show Cocktail Reception on Saturday night, Aug. 9th will be held in the Duxbury Bay Maritime School's boatshed and on the surrounding lawn. The reception will include Duxbury Bay oysters, a wet paint art auction, an awards ceremony, live music and breezes off the bay.Awesome Art in a Serene Setting, Live Music, Great Food, Cash Bar and Fun Friends.



When: Aug 9, 2014 6 PM to Aug 9, 2014 10 PMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 09 Aug 2014 18 )
Kids Summer Program - 3 week (7/21-8/8)


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Duxbury Pura Vida Beach Party

Join us for fun on the Bay with cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, an auction with amazing prizes, and a live band, the Nantucket Acoustic Club! Limited tickets are available at $75 each. Reserve yours today at www.cwbfoundation.org/events.



When: Aug 23, 2014 6 PM to Aug 23, 2014 9 PMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18 )
Oktoberfest 2014

The 2nd Annual 'Duxbury Oktoberfest', this year a part of the new 'Duxbury Food & Wine Festival', takes place again at the Duxbury Bay Maritime School in the picturesque 'Clifford Hall'. Beers from around the world supported by local distributors including L. Knife & Son, will present Fall Fest beers, October Seasonal beers, and Craft beers from over 50 brewmasters around the world. Music, related foods, and enthusiastic participants make this 2nd annual event a must attend!

Get your tickets today, save over Fall pricing increases, and avoid the waitlist in September!



When: Sep 25, 2014 6 PM to Sep 25, 2014 9 PMin Duxbury, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18 )
Natural Play Area Adventures: Creek Safari
Take a 1-mile roundtrip hike to Spring Creek and venture into the cool waters to search for aquatic life. There is a 1/2 Đmile hike required to get to the creek. Please wear close-toed shoes (old tennis shoes or other water hiking shoes are the best. Velcro sandals and flip- flops are not a good option.) Spring Creek does have some deeper pools of water that may reach 4 feet in depth. Meeting Place: Apple Ridge Bulletin Board

When: Aug 23, 2014 3 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15 )
Skills & Will for Boys (grades rising 4&5)


When: Jul 30, 2014 5 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17 )
Archery (8/11-8/14)


When: Aug 11, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Mon, 11 Aug 2014 11 )
Horsemanship - 8/4-8/8


When: Aug 4, 2014 9 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09 )
Adult Tennis - Advance Beginner/Intermediate


When: Jul 30, 2014 7 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 19 )
Bootcamp for Women (August)


When: Aug 5, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln M/W - Beginner 8-9am


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Kids Tennis - Alden T/TH - Beginner 8-9am


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln T/TH - Beginner 8-9am


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Kids Tennis - Alden M/W - Beginner 8-9am


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Kids Tennis - Alden M/W - Intermediate 10-11am


When: Jul 30, 2014 10 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10 )
Ice Skating- All ages - Thurs (6/26-8/14)


When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Skills & Will for Girls (High School)


When: Jul 30, 2014 5 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17 )
Horsemanship - 8/19-8/22


When: Aug 19, 2014 9 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09 )
Ice Skating- All ages Tues (6/24-8/19)


When: Jul 30, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11 )
Kids Summer Program - 7 week (6/23-8/8)


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Adult Tennis - Beginner


When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Kids Tennis - Alden T/TH - Adv. Beginner 9-10am


When: Jul 30, 2014 9 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09 )
Kids Tennis - Alden T/TH - Intermediate 10-11am


When: Jul 30, 2014 10 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10 )
Kids Tennis - Alden T/TH - Advanced 11-12 noon


When: Jul 30, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11 )
Skills & Will for Boys (High School)


When: Jul 30, 2014 5 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17 )
Kids Tennis - Alden M/W - Adv Beginner 9-10am


When: Jul 30, 2014 9 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09 )
Baseball Clinic


When: Jul 30, 2014 8 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08 )
Skills & Will for Boys (grades rising 6-8)


When: Jul 30, 2014 4 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16 )
Skills & Will for Girls (grades rising 4&5)


When: Jul 30, 2014 4 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16 )
Kids Tennis - Alden M/W - Beginner 11-12 noon


When: Jul 30, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln T/TH - Beginner 11-12 noon


When: Jul 30, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11 )
Summer Track Program


When: Jul 30, 2014 5 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17 )
Womens Self Defense/Cardio Kickboxing (Thurs)


When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln M/W - Beginner 11-12 noon


When: Jul 30, 2014 11 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln M/W - Intermediate 10-11am


When: Jul 30, 2014 10 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln M/W - Adv Beginner 9-10am


When: Jul 30, 2014 9 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09 )
Kids Tennis - Tarkiln T/TH - Intermediate 10-11am


When: Jul 30, 2014 10 AM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10 )
Skills & Will for Girls (grades rising 6-8)


When: Jul 30, 2014 5 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17 )
Womens Self Defense/Cardio Kickboxing (Tues)


When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Ice Skating- Beginner Hockey Components


When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Fast-Paced Adult Full Moon Hike
Take a fast-paced 2.8-mile hike along gravel, paved and natural surface trails. This hike is for adults only and are very fast! Please do not make this program your first choice if you have been directed to start exercising. We hike 2.8 miles in less than an hour over hills and uneven terrain (in the dark.) Meeting Place: Apple Ridge Bulletin Board

When: Aug 9, 2014 8:45:00 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Sat, 09 Aug 2014 20:45:00 )
SAT Prep ClassTwo


When: Sep 9, 2014 10 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22 )
SAT Prep Class One


When: Aug 14, 2014 10 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22 )
Winners Concert

 South Shore Conservatory presents the ninth season of the Duxbury Music Festival (DMF), with DMF faculty and student performances from July 20 through August 1. Nestled in the South Shore seaside town of Duxbury, DMF draws international undergraduate and graduate students who wish to participate in an intensive program for the study and performance of solo and chamber repertoires. Spectacular performances open to the public culminate the training these accomplished musicians receive during the Festival. In celebration of the efforts of the DMF faculty and students, and with the help of more than 150 volunteers, the Conservatory’s Duxbury Music Festival presents a multitude of community events. South Shore Conservatory, Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 Saint George Street, Duxbury
$45 per person
Winners of DMF Solo, Concerto and Chamber Competitions in concert
Post-concert "farewell" reception
Sponsored by Cynthia and John Reed Tickets for all events will be available beginning June 1. A variety of series subscriptions are available for purchase. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.duxburymusicfestival.org, call 781-934-2731, ext. 14, or follow Duxbury Music Festival on Facebook.

About Duxbury Music Festival Duxbury Music Festival (DMF), a program of South Shore Conservatory, is an intensive program for solo and chamber instrumental performance, unique to all of New England. Founded with the knowledge that music enriches the human spirit and upon the belief that this enrichment endures, DMF brings faculty and students from around the world to the idyllic seaside community of Duxbury, thirty-five miles south of Boston and twenty miles north of Cape Cod. DMF is a 16-day intensive program for the study and performance of solo and chamber repertoires for undergraduate and graduate students and adult professionals. Festival Director, Stephen Deitz, gathers to this historic and picturesque town a renowned faculty who offer chamber performances, as well as individual instruction and ensemble coaching. Both Festival faculty and students perform in concerts in public and private venues, from the Duxbury Town Green and The Ellison Center for the Arts to beautiful seaside homes and barns. DMF has tremendous community support, involving over 150 volunteers and over 2000 patrons each season. DMF headquarters are located at South Shore Conservatory’s Duxbury campus at The Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George Street, Duxbury, 781-934-2731. For more information, follow Duxbury Music Festival on Facebook or visit www.duxburymusicfestival.org.



When: Aug 1, 2014 7 PM in Duxbury, Massachusetts (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19 )

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