Globe South community bulletin board


Jazz concert: Fuller Craft Museum will host the Erik van Dam Quartet on Thursday for an evening of live jazz. Doors open at 6 p.m., concert begins at 7 p.m. Tickets $8 members, $12 nonmembers, and $10 students. or 508-588-6000.


Free meditation session: The Ames Free Library will host an open meditation session on Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Queset House. Thirty minutes of meditation will be followed by a tea. Anyone with their own meditation practice is welcome to attend, as are people who are new and curious to try meditation in a low-key, supportive environment. or 508-238-2000.


Studio open house: Hunakai Studio of Fine Arts will host an open house and faculty art show on Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Attendees are invited to register for fall classes, tour the studio, see artist demos, and meet the instructors. or 508-543-5665.



Flea market: The Kingston Lions Club will host its late summer Flea Market on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Kingsbury Square Park at the junction of routes 3A and 53. Benefits from the event will go to several Kingston Lions club charities. Vendor spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information, contact Jean Tura. 781-585-3264.


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Road race: The Boys & Girls Club of Plymouth will hold its 20th annual Run to the Rock on Saturday. The event includes three races of varying distances to accommodate runners and walkers at all levels. The 5K race will begin at Cordage Park, the 10K race will begin at the Boys & Girls Club, and the half marathon will begin at College Pond in Myles Standish State Forest. All three races will finish along the waterfront at Plymouth Rock. The races will start at 9 a.m. Pre-registration is $25 for the 5K, $30 for the 10K, and $45 for the half marathon. Race day registration is also available for $30, $35, and $50.


KidsFest: The Friends of Wollaston Beach will hold their sixth annual KidsFest on Saturday from 4 p.m. until sundown. The event is free and open to the public. This year’s theme is “Back to School-Beach Bash!”

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