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Danvers: A Strawberry Festival features live music, a petting zoo, bounce house, duck races, pedal carts, hayrides, and strawberry shortcake. June 22, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Rain date June 23. Connors Farm, 30 Valley Road. $6, a portion of proceeds will benefit Children’s Hospital in Boston. 978-777-1245,


Essex: Music at Eden’s Edge presents “A World at Our Fingertips,” featuring music of Mozart, Brahms, Debussy, and the world premiere of Sonata for Viola and Piano by Martin Boykan. The sonata was written for Mark Berger, who will perform with pianist Naoko Sugiyama. Saturday, 8 p.m. First Universalist Church of Essex, 57 Main St. $20, $18 senior, $15 student, $55 family.

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Winchester: Join Winchester Community Music School at the Wright-Locke Farm for Family Farm Night. The evening will feature picnic time, farm activities, and a special Concert for Kidsby the school’s faculty. Also, a barnyard sing-along and a reading of the book “Click Clack Moo.” Thursday, 5:30-8 p.m. 78 Ridge St. Free.

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