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Quincy: Following an illustrated presentation focusing on Quincy’s role in the Civil War, Ed Fitzgerald, executive director of the Quincy Historical Society, will lead participants on a brisk walk through Quincy Center highlighting places of significance during the war and its aftermath. Saturday, 10 a.m. Quincy Historical Society, 8 Adams St. Free. 617-773-1144.
Rockland: Acousticana plays American roots music, including Bluegrass, Tex-Mex, folk, country, gospel, and Cajun. Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Blue Moon Coffeehouse, 45 Webster St. $7 at the door, children 12 and under free. 781-585-4556, www.thebluemooncoffeehouse.com.Event organizers: submit items directly at www.boston.com/addevents.