Quilt show: The Second Congregational Church is celebrating its 20th and final benefit Quilt Show and Luncheon on March 1 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The luncheon is served by an all-male waitstaff and features a choice of entrees with several desserts. Tickets are available for $15. All proceeds benefit The Spark Center in Mattapan. www.2ndcc.org or 781-383-0345.
Folk music concert: The South Shore Folk Music Club is presenting the Delta Generators at The Beal House on Saturday at 8 p.m. The group is known for soulful passion and raw intensity during its live shows. Tickets are $16 for members and $18 for non-members. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. www.ssfmc.org or 617-471-7625.
Farm and garden lecture: The Marshfield Agricultural Commission is sponsoring the fourth annual Backyard Farm and Garden lecture series from 9:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday. The lecture is free and open to all residents. Participants may choose two of six lectures on various agricultural topics geared to the backyard enthusiast. www.townofmarshfield.org/government-boards-agricultural-commission.htm or 781-837-1433.
Blue Hills Winter Fest: The Blue Hills Ski Area is inviting members of the community to join the fun at the Blue Hills Winter Fest on Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Events include a night hike, downhill skiing, Irish tunes of Songs for Ceilidh, a chili cook-off, and creative winter crafts. Blue Hills Ski is offering discounted rates of $20 each for lift tickets, ski rentals, or lessons that evening. www.FriendsoftheblueHills.org or 781-828-1805.
Jazz performance: Jazz singer Melodee Savage will perform traditional and contemporary jazz and blues on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the James Library & Center for the Arts. Savage will be joined by a trio including John Lockwood on bass, Yoron Israel on drums, and Steve Salerno on guitar. A free reception will follow the concert. Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors, and $10 for students. www.jameslibrary.org or 781-771-2857.
Spring concert: The Cantabile Quartet will perform on March 2 at the Whitfield House at 3 p.m. The program will consist of music composed by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Saint-Saens. Admission is $15 at the door and children under 12 accompanied by an adult are free. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. 508-746-5289.
Winterfest: The South Shore Chamber of Commerce is hosting “Winterfest — a Night on the Town” on Thursday from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Lombardo’s. Winterfest offers a mix of the South Shore’s finest food purveyors, wine and beer tastings, and a sampling of area lifestyle vendors. The cost for chamber members and guests is $55. www.southshorechamber.org or 617-479-1111.