The Duxbury Historical Society will hold a bake and food sale on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m. to noon in front of Kinney Drugs, 80 S. Main St., Waterbury. The sale will include baked beans, chili and an assortment of baked goods. The sale benefits the society’s building fund. Information: Mary, 244-7558.
• The Duxbury Historical Society is taking orders for holiday wreaths and mailing boxes. Decorated, two-sided wreaths will be available before Thanksgiving. A wreath is $20 and a mailing box is $3.50. To place an order, call Donnie at 244-7558 or Mark at 244-7080.
• The Duxbury Historical Society will meet Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 7 p.m. at Crossett Brook Middle School’s library. Annual membership dues of $10 can be paid at the meeting.
The program: A PowerPoint presentation by Skip Flanders, narrated by Donnie Welch, that will reveal a birth, a death and a burial known only by the family, caused by this child’s parents who chose a life of solitude. After the program, refreshments will be available. Enjoy the evening and bring a friend. Information: Donnie, 244-7558.