Globe West Best Bets

This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.


Concord: The Concord Band presents its annual winter concert, entitled “Flights of Fancy,” with trumpet soloist Lewis Buckley the featured guest artist performing “Tribute to Doc” and “Variations on The Yellow Rose of Texas,” Saturday, 8 p.m., at the Performing Arts Center at 51 Walden, 51 Walden St. $20, $10 students and seniors. 978-369-7911, www.concordband.org.


Needham: The sixth Needham’s Art in Bloom showcase, featuring more than 45 mixed-media works by Needham High students and floral interpretations of each piece by members of the Beth Shalom, Kalmia, and Needham garden clubs, previews Friday at several locations before going on display from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. next Sunday at the Needham Free Public Library, 1139 Highland Ave. Free. 781-455-7559, www.needhamartinbloom.com.


Watertown: text + conText introduces the playwrights in New Repertory Theater’s Next Voices fellowship program — Evan Sanderson, Walt McGough, Deirdre Girard, and Danny Bryck — and previews their works to be featured this spring Monday, 7 p.m., at the Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St. Free. 617-923-0100, www.arsenalarts.org.

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