1 Flag Day service. Friday, June 14, 6:30 p.m., Elks Lodge #2633, at 140 North Main St., Mansfield. Open to the public. Mansfield Boy & Girl Scouts participate in the ceremony by carrying each one of the American flags.
2 “The Boys in the Band” performances: June 7-9, 13-16 and 20-23, Mass Music and Arts Society, 377 N. Main St., Mansfield. Shows at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; shows at 2 p.m. Sundays. Strong adult content and language; parental discretion advised for those under the age of 16. Tickets $20-$32. For information: 508-339-2822, mmas.org.
3 TEDxAlNoorAcademy: “Roots: Getting to the Roots of Societal Issues.” Saturday, June 15, 9 a.m. to noon, Mansfield High School. The event will feature selected speakers who will share their innovated ideas across a wide scope of subject areas relating to getting to the roots of societal issues. Several are high school students at Al-Noor Academy in Mansfield. Registration is from 8-9 a.m. For more information go to https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/34711.
4 The Relay for Life of Mansfield Foxborough Sharon, June 15-16, starting at 4 pm. at Ahern Middle School, 111 Mechanic St., Foxborough. Registration begins at 3 p.m. and closing ceremonies are at 10 a.m. on Sunday, 16. To register and learn more: http://relayforlife.org/mansfieldfoxboroma.
5 Massachusetts Walking Tour events: June 21-22, Mansfield. The MWT will be stopping for a group hike at the Corporal Robert Francis Hardy Conservation Area (formerly called Maple Street Conservation Area) and then onto the South Common - to offer a free concert from 6-8 p.m. The concert will feature local artists as well as the MWT ensemble performing acoustic, family friendly music. On June 22 the MWT will visit the L.L. Bean store in Mansfield for a special appearance and Easy Walks book signing event 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For information: masswalkingtour.org.