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Easton: Bring your dog to the 5th Paws in the Park Walk and Festival. The fund-raising walk offers a fun day for the family to support the Animal Protection Center of Southeastern MA. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Natural Resources Trust of Easton, 307 Main St. $15 for walker registration. 508-238-6049, www.apcsm.org.
Marshfield: Award-winning pastel painter Liz Haywood-Sullivan will conduct a demo and book-signing at the North River Arts Society. Friday, 6 to 8:30 p.m., G.A.R. Hall, 157 Old Main St. Free. 781-837-8091, www.northriverarts.org.
Norwood: The Gerwick Puppets present “Inside the Haunted House.” When a boy and girl dare to enter an elaborate abandoned mansion after dark, funny and spooky things await them. Sunday, 2 p.m., Norwood Theatre, 109 Central St. $7 to $9. www.norwoodstage.com.