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.
Cohasset: The Doobie Brothers was one of the most popular American Rock bands of the ‘70s, with a string of gold and platinum albums and Grammy awards. They are known for hits such as “Listen to the Music,” “Jesus Is Just Alright,” and “Black Water.” Friday, 8 p.m., South Shore Music Circus, 130 Sohier St. $71.75 and $51.75. 781-383-9850, www.themusiccircus.org.
Quincy: Jenny and David Heitler-Klevans are Two of a Kind, a rollicking musical duo who will present a concert full of dinosaurs, pirates, and other adventures on the front lawn. This program is for children of all ages accompanied by an adult. Rain or shine; in case of inclement weather concert will move indoors. July 12, 10 a.m. Free. Thomas Crane Library, 40 Washington St. 617-376-1301, www.thomascranelibrary.org.
Scituate: The Choral Art Society presents South Shore Summer Sings. Just like “Messiah” sings in December, the audience is also the chorus. Monday, 7:30 p.m. First Trinitarian Congregational Church, 381 Country Way. $10, $9 seniors and students. www.choralartsociety.org.