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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.


Newton: Experience the flavors, music, stories, crafts, fashion, and games of India during Newton Community Pride’s India Culture Day, taking place Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Newton Cultural Center, 225 Nevada St. Free. 617-796-1540, www.

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Newton: Pianist James Chubet and violinist Anne-Marie Chubet will be joined by cellist ­Johann Soults in a performance of Franz Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 2 in E-flat major, D. 929, Sunday, 2 p.m., at Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St. Free. 617-796-1360,

Watertown: This year’s Watertown Open Studios event, featuring 40-plus artists whose works include paintings, sculpture, photography, jewelry and other art and fine crafts that would make distinctive holiday gifts, takes place Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at spaces across town, including the Turtle Studios and Elks Lodge gallery at 268 Arlington St. Free.

Watertown: JAZZ @ The Arsenal presents a tribute to legendary sax player Pepper Adams featuring the Jon Wheatley Quartet, with the Artie Shaw Orchestra guitarist joined by baritone saxophonist Danny Harrington, bassist David Clark and drummer Gary Johnson, 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St. $20; $18 for members; $15 for students. 617-923-0100,

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