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Natick:“Planting Seeds” is a concert of spiritual jazz with the Willie Sordillo Trio to benefit Branching Out, Roots & Wings’ nonprofit organization, which provides access to wellness services in the Natick and Metrowest community through individual sessions, classes, workshops, community events and support for community initiatives in health and wellness with a primary focus on youth. Friday, 7 p.m. Roots & Wings Healing Arts, 317 N. Main St. Free- Donations Accepted. www.rootsandwingshealingarts.com.
Watertown: The Armenian Library and Museum of America will play host to children and their families for a fun-filled afternoon at Family Day. A broad range of activities including Armenian dance lessons, arts and crafts, costume dress-up and a special puppet show will engage with children and teach them about the life, history, and culture of the Armenian people. Sunday, 2-4 p.m. Armenian Library and Museum of America, 65 Main St. 617-926-2562, www.almainc.org.
Wellesley:The Wellesley Symphony Family Concert features a world premiere commission by Travis Ramsey: The Legend of Longfellow Pond (and the Mysterious Gravestone) for narrator and orchestra, story by Megan Hartman. Sunday, 3 p.m. Instrument petting zoo precedes concert. Mackenzie Auditorium at Mass Bay Community College, 50 Oakland St. $25, seniors/students: $20, children under 12: free. www.wellesleysymphony.org.