Take a New England Ocean adventure from 7 Seas Whale Watch & Harbor Tours sailing daily out of Gloucester Mass. Located just an hour north of Boston at the end of Route 128, featuring a state-of-the-art GPS system that lets you follow along on your journey through the whales feeding grounds. Visit the website for more information.
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 )
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 )
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 )
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 )
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!
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 )
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 )
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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