There's always something to do in and around Kingston
The Spire Center for Performing Arts presents eclectic entertainment at 25 1/2 Court St. in downtown Plymouth. The Spire is handicap accessible; parking is available street side and in public lots in close proximity. For more information, to order tickets online or to learn more about The Spire, call 508-746-4488, visit www.spirecenter.org, or follow the Spire Center for Performing Arts on Facebook. Sept. 28: Giacomo Gates, 8 p.m.
The Kingston Garden Club has announced its fall schedule for presentations and activities. All presentations and activities are included in the $30 annual membership fee. The public is welcome to attend any presentation for a $5 fee at the door. The Club meets from 9 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at the Faunce School, 16 Green St., unless otherwise noted. Sep. 28: Annual Yard Sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The Duxbury Food & Wine Festival will host the Festival Grand Tasting from 3 to 6 p.m. Sept. 28 at Duxbury Beach Park, 260 Gurnet Road. Tickets are $60 per person or $95 per couple. The event will be held rain or shine. The tasting includes sampling of international wines, and small plates from area chefs and restaurants. Attendees can enjoy live music throughout the afternoon. All money from the events will go to the charity, Crossroads. For more information and to order tickets, visit http://duxburyfoodandwinefestival.com.
The Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St., will present “Exploring Ghosts and Legends with Jeff Belanger” from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Merry Room. Belanger is a researcher of folklore and legends. He’s the award-winning, Emmy-nominated host, writer and producer of the New England Legends series on PBS and Amazon Prime, and is the author of over a dozen books on the paranormal. He also hosts the New England Legends weekly podcast. Since 1997, this journalist has interviewed thousands of eyewitnesses to paranormal occurrences. Belanger will explore local legends through a PowerPoint and a Q&A. Open to teens and adults. Books will be available for sale after the program. Registration is appreciated two weeks prior to the program.
The Kingston Public Library, 6 Green St., will offer a new art class with sessions on Oct. 3, 10 and 17 at the Adams Center, 33 Summer St. Zen Doodle is a stress free, simple method that helps attendees tap into their creative nature. Participants will use either paper and pen or an iPad with an Apple pencil and the Procreate App. The instructor is Kingston resident and art teacher Ellen Cook. The class will be taught from 10 a.m. to noon on three Thursday sessions. Register at the library, by visiting http://kingstonpubliclibrary.org or by calling 781-585-0517. Class size is limited to 12.