Globe West Best Bets

This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.


Framingham: Cool down, unplug, and participate in some old-fashioned family parlor games with Pat Lavin at 2 p.m. Thursday at Edgell Memorial Library, 3 Oak St. Most appropriate for children of elementary school age; youngsters must be accom-panied by an adult. Free. www.framinghamhistory.org.

Newton: Ezekiel’s Wheels, which took first place in the Boston Jewish Music Festival’s “Klezmer Idol” competition last year and won a recording session, performs Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., at the Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St. Free. 617-796-1360, www.newton-freelibrary.net.


Sherborn: The New Black Eagle Jazz Band returns at 7 p.m. Thursday for its monthly performance of traditional New Orleans-style jazz at the Sherborn Inn, 33 North Main St. $10. 508-655-9521, www.blackeagles.com, www.sherborninn.com.

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