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01socalendar - A display of vintage World War II aircraft takes place at Plymouth Municipal Airport. (Collings Foundation)

Collings Foundation

A display of vintage World War II aircraft takes place at Plymouth Municipal Airport.

WINGS OF FREEDOM A display of vintage World War II aircraft -- Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, B-25 Mitchell, and North American P-51 Mustang -- takes place at Plymouth Municipal Airport. The event was rescheduled after tropical storm Jose caused a cancellation in September.

246 South Meadow Road; Monday, Oct. 2, noon-5 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 3, 9-4:30, Wednesday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m.-noon; $15, $5 children under 12, www.collingsfoundation.org

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FEELING NATURAL Twelve artists express their unique approach to nature’s many textures in a new exhibition.

Mass Audubon’s Moose Hill Gallery, 293 Moose Hill Parkway, Sharon; exhibit runs through Dec. 4; reception Oct. 11, 6-8 p.m., www.massaudubon.org/moosehill.

01socalendar - Artists express express their varying approaches to natureÕs many textures in a new exhibit at Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary. (Marilyn Blake)

Marilyn Blake

One approach to showing nature’s many textures.

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QUICK FINGERS Pianist John Ferguson performs Liszt’s arrangements of Beethoven’s symphonies, music from the Renaissance and Middle Ages, and a wide range of contemporary music.

Art Complex Museum, 189 Alden St., Duxbury; Sunday, Oct. 1, 4 p.m.; free.

01socalendar - Pianist John Ferguson performs at the Art Complex Museum in Duxbury. (Art Complex Museum)

Art Complex Museum

John Ferguson.

RECOVERY JAZZ Singer Donna Byrne performs a fund-raiser for the Plymouth Recovery Center, a new facility to help families and individuals recover from addictions.

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The Spire Center, 25 ½ Court St., Plymouth; Sunday, Oct 1, 7:30 p.m.; $30, www.spirecenter.org.

01socalendar - Jazz singer Donna Byrne performs at a benefit for a recovery center in Plymouth. (Spire Center)

Spire Center

Donna Byrne.

TRUE AND FALSE Dave Copeland, a communications studies professor at Bridgewater State University, speaks on how readers can sharpen their “information literacy” skills and distinguish true investigative reports from half-truths or the outright lies of “fake news.”

Kingston Public Library, 6 Green St.; Thursday, Oct. 5, 6:30 p.m.; register www.kingstonpubliclibrary.org.

SOUL AND SINGLES Soulful singer-songwriter Sarah Borges performs with The Broken Singles, her one-time backup band, at the South Shore Folk Music Club.

The Beal House, 222 Main St., Kingston; Saturday, Oct. 7, 8 p.m.; $22, $20 members, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2585132.

HAUTE CUISINE The Friends of the Blue Hills are raffling off a dinner for six at the top of Blue Hill Observatory. The winner will enjoy breathtaking views of the Boston skyline and the ocean while dining on fine food provided by The Townshend restaurant. The drawing takes place at the Friends’ annual get-together.

Milton Hoosic Club, 193 Central Ave.; Thursday, Oct. 5; raffle tickets $15 at www.friendsofthebluehills.org/raffle2017.

TREATMENT HISTORY Two experts on breast cancer and the history of medicine will discuss the case of Abigail (“Nabby”) Adams Smith, born in 1765, who died after undergoing a radical mastectomy in 1811. Abigail Adams expressed her grief over her daughter’s death, saying, “The wound which has lacerated my Bosom cannot be healed.”

Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy; Tuesday, Oct. 3, 7-8:30 p.m.; free.

FREE FILM Milton Public Library screens the Academy Award winning film “La La Land,” starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

476 Canton Ave.; Tuesday, Oct. 3, 6:30 p.m.

Also at the library, director Will Adamczyk leads a discussion of “Dark Tide: The Great Molasses Flood of 1919” by Stephen Puleo; Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7 p.m.

CASH AND JONES Service dog Cash’s handler, Taimi Paadre, and service dog Jones’ human partner, KaitLynne Steinke, demonstrate how service dogs can become an extension of their handlers, bringing autonomy and relief from isolation to people with disabilities.

Unitarian Church of Sharon, 4 North Main St.; Friday, Oct. 6, 7 p.m.

STORYTELLER Alan O’Hare, a storyteller in the Celtic tradition, shows people how to bring out their stories in words, art, or music at Walpole Senior Center.

Walpole Town Hall, 135 School St.; Tuesday, Oct. 3, 7 p.m., www.walpolelibraryfriends.org.

NEXT GENERATION Generation H, including Gerardo “Jerry” Velez, original percussionist and band mate of Jimi Hendrix, and Jimi’s second cousin, Regi Hendrix, perform at the Spire Center.

25 ½ Court St. Plymouth; Thursday, Oct. 5, 8 p.m.; $25.

01socalendar - Regi Hendrix performs with Generation H at The Spire Center in Plymouth. (Spire Center)

Spire Center

Regi Hendrix.

Also as The Spire, two-time Grammy nominee Kim Richey performs on Saturday, Oct. 7, 8 p.m.; $25.

And Magic Dick, harmonica player for Boston’s legendary J. Geils Band, partners guitarist Shun Ng to perform on Friday, Oct. 6, 8 p.m; $25.

01socalendar - Harmonic player Magic Dick and guitarist Shun Ng perform together at The Spire Center. (Spire Center)

Spire Center

Magic Dick, left, and Shun Ng.

CIRCLES AND SQUARES Bridgewater Community Dance Series features folk, square, and contra dance at the town senior center.

Wally Krueger Way, Bridgewater; Friday, Oct. 6, 7:30-9:30 p.m.; $8, 774-208-2933.

CAMERA TALK Photographer Lou Jones, who has worked for magazines and publishers all over the world, speaks at the Duxbury Camera Club.

Duxbury Free Library, 77 Alden St.; Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7 p.m.

01socalendar - Photographer Lou Jones makes a presentation at the Duxbury Camera Club. (Duxbury Camera Club)

Duxbury Camera Club

Lou Jones.

LEAFY RIVERS North and South Rivers Watershed Association guides fall pontoon tours this month, including Sunday, Oct. 1, 2-4 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 6, 10:30-12:30 and 12:30-2:30 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 7, 11-1, and 1-3 p.m.; and Sunday, Oct. 8, 1-3 p.m.

For information on fees, Marshfield meeting places, and to register, see www.nsrwa.org.

CITY SONGS Jazz vocalist Nancy Carr and her instrumental trio sing about great cities in songs such as “April in Paris” and “I Left my Heart in San Francisco.”

Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, Marshfield; Saturday, Oct. 7, 2 p.m.; free.

PLACES WE REMEMBER “A Sense of Place: Photographs by Russell duPont” is on exhibit in October in the hall gallery at the Whitman Public Library, 100 Webster St.

Send information about events at least two weeks in advance to Robert Knox at rc.knox2@gmail.com.
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