Globe South Best Bets

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


Hingham: Concet organist Brandon Santini performs works by J.S. Bach, Dietrich Buxtehude, and others, on a tracker organ by Darron Wissinger. Sunday, 3 p.m., Second Parish in Hingham, 685 Main St. $10. 781-749-1671,

Hingham: Eve LaPlante, great grand-niece of Abigail May Alcott, will discuss her dual biography, “Marmee and Louisa,” where she draws on newly uncovered sources to show that Abigail (not Bronson Alcott, as scholars had long believed) was the emotional and intellectual center of Louisa’s world. Sunday, 3 p.m., Hingham Public Library, 66 Leavitt St. 781741-1405.


Rockland:Four Bridges Bluegrass Band is a local favorite with a loyal following, playing festivals and shows all over the northeast. They will soon depart on a tour of Norway. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Blue Moon Coffeehouse at Channing Unitarian Universalist Church, 45 Webster St. $7, 12 and under free. 781-878-0650,

Event organizers: submit items directly at