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Abington

Drum Away the Blues: Percussionist, author, photographer, and music educator Craig Harris will stop by the Abington Public Library on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. to lead Drumming Away the Blues, a participatory music program for children of all ages. Harris will use assorted percussion instruments, puppets, stories, and songs, to celebrate music and inspire creative expression. Admission is free, though registration is required. http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=Abington or 781-982-2139.

Duxbury

Walking tour: On Saturday, Duxbury town historian Tony Kelso will lead a walking tour of the south side of Powder Point, the former Weston family property that was developed by the Wrights at the turn of the 20th century. The tour will meet on the front lawn of the King Caesar House at 120 King Caesar Rd. at 4:00 p.m. Admission costs $5. http://duxburyhistory.org/events/walking-tour-with-tony-kelso-the-wright-people-powder-point-summer-houses-and-their-famous-architects/.

Easton

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Free Fun Friday: On Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. the Children’s Museum will be open at no cost to visitors.,as part of the statewide Free Fun Fridays program sponsored by the Highland Street Foundation. Parking is limited. http://www.childrensmuseumineaston.org/free_fun_friday1.aspx or 508-230-3769.

Kingston

Charity golf tournament: NVNA and Hospice, the only independent nonprofit home health care agency serving the South Shore, will hold its 16th annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday at Indian Pond Country Club. The tournament is the agency’s largest fund-raising event, with proceeds used to underwrite numerous educational programs and community projects. Sponsorship opportunities are available, and a dinner, auction, and 50/50 raffle will follow the tournament. http://www.nvna.org/ or 781-659-2342.

Marshfield

Family Fun Day: The sixth annual Family Fun Day will be held on the grounds of the historic Daniel Webster Estate on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Children of all ages are invited to come and enjoy pony rides, face painting, a bouncy house, and more. Admission is free. http://www.danielwebsterestate.org/current-events/ or 781-834-6813.

Norton

Be a Tide Pool Scientist: The New Bedford Ocean Explorium will bring live tide pool animals to the Norton Public Library on Tuesday, including crabs, snails, and mussels. Children and their parents will learn to classify, sort, and investigate these organisms. The event will be held in three sessions: at 2, 3, and 4 p.m. Participants must register in advance for only one session. http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=NORTONPL or 508-285-0265.

Plymouth

Film screening: Plimoth Plantation will hold a screening of the independent film “Go for Sisters” on July 26 at 6:30 p.m. After the film, director John Sayles will take questions. Tickets are $20 for members of the museum and $25 for nonmembers. The concession stand will open at 5:30 p.m. and box suppers are available by pre-order. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/go-for-sisters-a-film-and-discussion-exclusive-event-with-john-sayles-tickets-1700270825 or 508-746-1622.

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