Duxbury Volunteers Honored at 21st Annual Dinner

Duxbury is a community that likes to give back. During the 21st Annual Duxbury Community Volunteer Awards Dinner individuals were honored for their commitment to service and their dedication to Duxbury. More than 300 volunteers, all Duxbury residents, have been recognized at the annual dinner since the award’s inception.

Actress and Author Marianne Leone Enthralls Village Audience

Actress and author Marianne Leone enthralled The Village at Duxbury audience as she read excerpts from her new book, Ma Speaks Up: And a First Generation Daughter Talks Back.

Shirley MacCormack, a Village at Duxbury resident, eagerly participates in the workout class designed for gardeners.

Gardeners get in the Groove with a Fitness Class!

The regular fitness-balance class at The Village at Duxbury made way for gardeners during National Garden Month. Fitness instructor Vito Fiorentino led the class in a series of gardening warm-up exercises along with post-gardening stretches.

Delighted resident Roger Tancrell joins in the fun for the Boston Red Sox Home Opener celebration at The Village at Duxbury.

“Take Me Out to The Ballgame – On Opening Day!”

Spirits were high at The Village at Duxbury as members of the Men’s Chorus and other residents celebrated Opening Day for the 2017 Boston Red Sox.

Billie Mae Gordon, resident of The Village at Duxbury, takes instruction from Michael Winward, as the two glide effortlessly across the dance floor.

Let’s Dance!

There is no downside to learning the art of ballroom dancing. A recent class at The Village at Duxbury was brimming with eager dance enthusiasts.

The community’s watercolor class is bustling with activity as Village artists tackle this week’s assignment. Featured in the back row, left to right are Neale Birdsall and Margaret Rhoads. The next row features (l to r) Janis Bigelow and instructor Mary LoPiccolo and Betty Crosby, and in the front row is Marj Burgard.

Discover Your Inner Artist!

That’s precisely what residents at The Village at Duxbury have the opportunity to do each week, in a watercolor class for all levels, held in the community’s Art Studio, and led by instructor Mary LoPiccolo.

Nominate a Duxbury Volunteer for the 2017 Community Volunteer Award!

The Duxbury Community Volunteer Award celebrates the spirit of civic responsibility through community service by honoring exemplary Duxbury citizens whose voluntary contributions of time and talent have made a positive impact on the quality of life in our town.

Holiday Cheer at The Village at Duxbury

The annual lighting of the Christmas tree at The Village at Duxbury was a joyous occasion. The Village Chorus performed “Oh Christmas Tree,” for a delighted crowd of residents, staff, and family members.

Honoring Veterans of the Second World War and Celebrating Service

The Village at Duxbury recently honored individuals who served in the United States Armed Forces during World War II with a Salute to Veterans and a luncheon. Veterans shared their stories of service with other residents of the senior living community.

At the Ballet Barre

The Village at Duxbury’s latest fitness offering is a ballet class for the novice. Instructor Karen Alexander, who teaches a class in Nia, a form of martial arts that incorporates dance and mindfulness, has had her own dance studio for over a decade.