Community supper: The Avon Baptist Church is sponsoring a community ham and bean supper Saturday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. or until sold out. The meal will include ham, baked beans, potato salad, cole slaw, brown bread, rolls, and pies. Admission is $7, $4 for children.
www.avonbaptistchurch.org or 508-583-8076.
Garden lecture: The Walnut Hill Garden Club of Hanover is holding a free lecture and slideshow titled “Get Ready for Spring” on Tuesday at 7:15 p.m. at the Phoenix Masonic Lodge. Topics include spring pruning, garden themes, transplanting trees and shrubs, and dividing perennials. A question and answer session will follow.
www.gcfm.org/walnuthillgc/Home.aspx or 781-924-1087.
Birds of Prey program: The Marion Natural History Museum will host the Blue Hills Audubon Society’s program called Birds of Prey on Friday at 7 p.m. A naturalist will introduce live animals and discuss the unique adaptations of each animal. Pre-registration is required and the cost is $6.
www.marionmuseum.org or 508-748-2098.
Volunteers needed: The Soule Homestead Education Center is looking for junior volunteers on Saturday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Volunteers will learn skills, meet new friends, and make a difference while helping out on a farm. Children between 10 to 15 years old are eligible to join and pre-registration is required. www.soulehomestead.org or 508-947-6744.
Divorce recovery group: The First Congregational Church will host an eight-week support group for divorced or separated people, on Wednesdays from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The group will be led by a professional counselor specializing in divorce issues and participants are welcome regardless of religious affiliation. Preregistration is required and the cost is $90.
firstcongregational-norwood.com or 781-762-3320.
Classical concert: New England Chamber Players will perform Monday at 7 p.m. at the Plymouth Public Library. The Boston-based group will perform “Serenade for Flute,” “Violin and Viola OP. 25” by Ludwig van Beethoven, “Chansons Madecasses” by Ravel, and “Trio in Eb Major ‘Kegelstatt’ K. 498” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The program is free and refreshments will be provided.
www.plymouthpubliclibrary.org or 508-747-5882.
Folk concert: The River Club Music Hall is hosting “An Evening with Ellis Paul,” an American folk singer-songwriter, on Friday at 8 p.m. This show will be a preview of his new record that will be released in March. Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets cost $25. Purchase them at www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/376113 or 339-236-6786.
Documentary screening: The Temple Israel of Sharon is featuring a free screening of the award-winning Israeli documentary, “The Gatekeepers,” on Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. The showing will be followed by a question and answer period led by J.J. Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Jewish Daily Forward.
www.tisharon.org or 781-775-2306.
Budget discussion: The Pilgrim Congregational Church is hosting a free seminar called “Financial Freedom & Balancing Your Budget Discussion,” on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. Scott Sullivan from Money Matters will be discussing practical budget and finance matters. This discussion is part of a Body, Mind, Spirit monthly series open to the community.
www.pilgrimchurchweymouth.org or 617-750-0906.