Globe South Community Bulletin Board


Arts evening: Avon Middle High School will hold its 17th Evening With the Arts Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be music, drama, and dance performances, visual art exhibits, technology/engineering demonstrations and exhibits, an origami table, and a Victorian tea.


Irish program: The Brockton Library Foundation and the Brockton Historical Society are celebrating the green of Plymouth County, a free fun and learning day, Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. John Buckley, register of deeds, will present “Famous Irish of Plymouth County” and will be joined by state Senator Thomas Kennedy with tales of “The Irish and Brockton Politics.” The Homestead, Fire and Shoe museums at 216 North Pearl St., will also be open. For more information, contact Carl Landerholm at 508-521-5900.


Quilt show: The Covenant Congregational Church will hold its 8th annual Quilt Show and Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Along with displays of old and new quilts, there will be an Arts & Crafts Fair. The crafts fair is free, but tickets to the quilt show are $5. Benefits Science with a Mission Inc., which makes diagnostic medical kits to help third world countries. For more information, contact Hazel Hayes at 508-238-0202 or



Tasting event: Neponset Valley Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 14th annual Flavors of Neponset Valley tasting event at Showcase Live in Patriot Place on Wednesday from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Features food from 40 local vendors, live music from Jazz in the Air, and silent auction. $40 per person or $375 for 10 tickets. www.nvcc.­com, or 781-769-1126 for tickets.


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Family karaoke: Quan’s Kitchen is hosting a Family Karaoke event on March 24 from 2 to 6 p.m. There will be music, games, face painting, raffles and food. The event is a fund-raiser for 2013 Boston Marathon team “Fab 5.” The team includes Kerry Walker, Jenn Richardson, Brian Lang, Jeff Wright, and Jenna Gomes, who hope to raise $20,000 for The Michael Lisnow Respite Center. Recommended donation $20 per family or $10 per person.


Family full moon hike: Discover Soule Homestead in a different light with a guided full moon hike on Saturday at 7 p.m. Free hot chocolate will be served. For more information or to register, call Laurie Amberman at 508-947-6744 or e-mail


Impressionist music: Explore the world of French Impressionist composers Ravel and Debussy at the James Library and Center for the Arts on Friday at 7:30 p.m. Piano teachers Janna Bruene and Alison Barr will talk about the changes to classical music these composers brought at the turn of the 20th century. Free, but donations accepted at the door. 781-659-7100 or www.james­


Film screening: Jordan Hospital will be screening the new documentary film “Doula!” for World Doula Week on Saturday from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Funkhouser Conference Room. Registration requested,


Grief support group: Beacon Hospice is offering a new grief support group and educational series, “Coping with the Loss of a Spouse/Partner,” at the Plymouth Council on Aging. This group will meet for eight sessions on Mondays, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. beginning this week. Free and open to anyone in the community who is currently experiencing grief. Registration is required by calling Scott A. Ciosek at 508-747-7222.


Sign language concert: The Eastern Nazarene College Sign Language Club will present its annual Sign Language Concert on Friday at 7 p.m. at the Wollaston Church of the Nazarene. The concert will feature songs performed in American Sign Language by members of the club and participants in ENC’s sign language courses. All songs will be performed to musical tracks. Tickets $5, $2 for seniors, students with an ID and children under 5.

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