1 Saturday, Feb. 17: 2018 marks the Year of the Dog, and to welcome the Lunar New Year, Wrentham Village Premium Outlets, 1 Premium Outlet Boulevard, Wrentham, will celebrate with Lunar New Year-themed events and VIP savings for Chinese visitors to the center through Friday, March 2. A traditional Lion Dance performance will take place Saturday, Feb. 17, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., throughout the center. To learn more, shoppers can visit guest services near the food court or visit Wrentham Village Premium Outlets online at http://www.premiumoutlets.com/outlet/wrentham-village
2 Wednesday, Feb. 21-Sunday, Feb. 25: The School of the Arts at Dean College will perform "Twelfth Night" starting Wednesday, Feb. 21 and running through Sunday, Feb. 25.
"Twelfth Night," or "What You Will" is a comedy set at the Hotel de Illyria on the French Riviera. The play centers on the twins Viola and Sebastian, who are separated in a shipwreck. Viola, disguised as a boy, falls in love with Duke Orsino, who in turn is in love with the Countess Olivia. Throw into this mix a cast of characters, which include Sir Toby Belch, Sir Andrew Aguecheek, Feste the Fool, the lusty Maria, and taciturn Malvolio, and you have a riotous tale of mistaken gender and love triumphant on the Côte d’Azur of the Roaring 20’s. The Dean College production of "Twelfth Night" will take place in the Main Stage in the Campus Center at Dean College, 99 Main St., Franklin at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. General admission is $22, seniors $12 and children $7. To learn more and purchase tickets, visit www.dean.edu/boxoffice.
3 Thursday, Feb. 22: Members of the Charles River Sinfonietta will perform a concert at the Millis Public Library, 961 Main St., Millis at 7:30 p.m. With Jacob Litoff on violin, Gayle Rich on viola and Ceorra Jaffe on flute, the program will include the Trio Opus 77a by Max Reger, a Terzetto by Gustav Holst, and Trio Opus 25 by Ludwig van Beethoven. This event is free and open to thepPublic. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Millis Public Library. The program will be held in the Roche Bros. Community Room at the library. Call 508-376-8282 for more information.
4 Friday, Feb. 23: Stony Brook Wildlife Sanctuary, 108 North St., Norfolk, will offer a special program, "Who Is That in the Moon?" from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Almost everyone sees it during evening travels, but have you ever really taken a careful look at the moon? Participants will take out telescopes and binoculars to take a careful look at the moonscape. The event will fascinate with maps, geography and history. The fee is $8 for members, $11 for nonmembers, per person. And then, on Saturday, Feb. 24, Stony Brook will offer a Build a Backyard Bird House program, 2-4 p.m. February is a time to help local birds by building them a place to live. The group will talk about what birds are looking for in a place to live and then assemble a bird house to take home. Bird house building materials will be supplied. All children must be accompanied by an adult. The fee is $35 for members, $39 for nonmembers, per person.
5 Sunday, Feb. 25: The Franklin Rod and Gun Club, 53 Florence St., Franklin, is holding its annual game supper at 2 p.m. The menu includes venison roast, bison meatloaf, rabbit cacciatore, game hen, baked cod, roasted potatoes, and pasta with clam sauce. Ticket donations are $25 per person with a cash bar. Dinner is followed by a raffle with great prizes. Cocktail hour begins at 1 p.m. and dinner is served at 2 p.m. Group reservations are available. Seating is limited so reserve tickets as soon as possible. Reserve tickets by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or stopping by the club on Friday nights from 6:30 p.m. on. Visit www.franklinrodandgun.org for more information.