This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Brockton: The Brockton Symphony Orchestra 2012 Holiday Pops concertis Sunday, 3 p.m., West Middle School, 271 West St. $25, $20 seniors and students; $10 children. www.brocktonsymphony.org.
Dedham: The Home for Little Wanderers and WCVB-TV are joining forces in Stuff-a-Truck, to give holiday gifts to children and families living in at-risk circumstances. The community is being challenged to fill two trucks with new, unwrapped toys for children in the Home’s care. Thursday, 7 p.m. Legacy Place. 781-329-3009, www.thehome.org/events.
Dedham: The Undiscovered Divas are three women — Lisa Yves, Lynda Doctoroff Bussgang, and Marni Smilow Levitt — whose love for the musical theater and singing brought them together. Saturday, 7 p.m. Rashi School, 8000 Great Meadow Road. $15. www.lisayves.com.
Foxborough: The New England Celebrities Tackle Cancer Gala benefits the Joe Andruzzi Foundation’s financial assistance program for cancer patients and brain cancer research. The gala celebration will include a cocktail hour, a live and silent auction, and culinary offerings. Monday, 6 p.m. Gillette Stadium, Putnam Club Lounge Northeast, One Patriot Place. $150. www.JAFGala.org.