Garden club: The Brockton Garden Club will hold its monthly meeting on Monday at the Arnone School at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will feature a speaker, socializing, and refreshments. For more information on membership, contact Judy at firstname.lastname@example.org or 508-697-342. www.brocktongc.org.
Kids cooking class: Kids Cooking Green will hold Pasta Making 101 at the Children’s Museum in Easton on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Kids in grades 2-5 will be able to make raviolis. Each child will go home with a box of homemade pasta and recipes to try at home. Pasta Making 101 is free with admission, but registration is required. Call the museum at 508-230-3789 to register. Admission is $7.50 per person; members and children under 1 are free. www.childrensmuseumineaston.org.
Afterschool program: The Marion Natural History Museum presents Our Backyard Birds on Wednesday at Sippican School at 3:30 p.m. Learn about the beaks and feet of various winter avian residents. Cost is $4 for members, $6 for non-members. Register at www.marionmuseum.org.
Library event: The Norton Public Library will have a Take Your Child to the Library Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All children who visit during open hours will receive a bookmark. 508-285-0265 or www.nortonlibrary.org.
Open auditions: The Academy of The Company Theatre (ACT) Teen Conservatory will hold auditions for teen actors for its upcoming production of “The Hiding Place: The Story of Corrie ten Boom,” a play by Bradley J. Winkler adapted from the book by John and Elizabeth Sherrill, Tuesday and Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m. at The Company Theatre Centre for the Arts. A headshot is helpful but not required. Actors should plan to attend both days of auditions. Performances of “The Hiding Place” will be held on May 10 and 11. Rehearsals are held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the production season. Tuition for the classes and production is $300 per student and is due after casting is announced. A completed emergency form must accompany audition candidates, available at www.companytheatre.com/emergency form.pdf. For more information, call 781-871-2787 or e-mail Sally at Sally@companytheatre.com. www.companytheatre.com.
Open mike night: Quincy Unplugged will host an open mike night at the Thomas Crane Public Library on Monday. This friendly and informal open mike night is open to all ages and all acts — singing, playing, reciting, acting, joke-telling, etc. One microphone will be available but no other sound equipment is supplied. Sign up in person between 6:15 and 6:30 p.m.; perform from 6:30-8:30 p.m. thomascranelibrary.org or 617-376-1316.