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Milton: Join Boston Natural Areas Network, the Neponset River Greenway Council, and state DCR Neponset planner Cathy Garnett for a foot tour of the future Neponset Greenway trail. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 5:30-7 p.m., Central Avenue Red Line stop, Central Avenue., Free.


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Norwood: The Norwood Summerfest Music Series presents Jumpin’ Juba and its blend of blues, roots-y rock ‘n’ roll, jazz, and Latin flavors. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m., Norwood Town Common, 566 Washington St. Free.


Plymouth: The Downtown Plymouth Waterfront Festival features a craft show, duck races in Brewster Gardens, a car show, the fourth annual America’s Hometown Plymouth Idol Competition, carnival, and two stages of live entertainment. Saturday, Aug. 24, from 10 a.m., Pilgrim Memorial State Park, Water and North streets. Free admission. 508-747-5360,

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