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Send your event information by email to scalendar@wickedlocal.com. Listings information must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event. Please include the time, date, location, street address and town of the event. If possible, provide a contact phone number and website.

 

Friday, March 6

Generational Advisory Board: 11 a.m. to noon, Mansfield Public Library, 255 Hope St., Mansfield. Retirees and senior citizens are invited to be a part of the G.A.B. They will have the opportunity to advise the library on what topics of materials would be beneficial to the library’s collection and come up with ideas for engaging and informative programs to have at the library. Light refreshments will be served. For information: 508-261-7380, mansfieldlibraryma.com.

Father/Daughter dance: 7-9 p.m., Mansfield High School, 250 East St., Mansfield. For grades 3-5. Presented by Mansfield’s Together We Can. $8 per person. Refreshments available for $1. Music provided by DJ Peter Conti. Portraits available from Henry Studio. For information: 508-339-7260.

“Frozen Jr.” performances: March 6-8, Qualters Middle School, 240 East St., Mansfield. Presented by the Un-Common Theatre Company’s Young Performers with a cast of 31 kids in grades 1-6. Shows at 7:30 p.m. March 6; and at 2 p.m. March 7 and 8. Tickets sold in advance are $15 for adults and $12 for students. Tickets purchased at the door are $15 for both adults and students. For Un-Common members, groups of 10 or larger or handicapped seating, email tickets@uncommontheatre.org. For information: uncommontheatre.org.

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast”: Feb. 29, March 1 and 6-8, Massasoit Community College, Fine Arts Building, 1 Massasoit Blvd., Brockton. Shows at 8 p.m. Feb. 29; 2 p.m. March 1; 8 p.m. March 6; 2 and 8 p.m. March 7; and 2 p.m. March 8. Tickets $18/$20. For information: 508-427-1234. massasoit.edu/boxoffice.

 

Saturday, March 7

Shabbat Melodies: 9:30 a.m., B'nai Tikvah, 1301 Washington St., Canton. Join Cantor Grossman and the B'nai Tikvah choir for a morning of melodies. The public is invited to attend.

Original Easton Farmer’s Market: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 2-May 23, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 143 Lincoln St., North Easton. For information: facebook.com/EastonOriginalFarmersMarket.

Registered Democrats caucus: 10 a.m., West Bridgewater Town Hall, 65 N. Main St, West Bridgewater. Delegates and alternates to the 2020 Massachusetts Democratic State Convention will be elected. The caucus is open to all registered and preregistered Democrats in West Bridgewater. Preregistered Democrats who will be 16 by Feb. 15, 2020 will be allowed to participate and run as a delegate or alternate. West Bridgewater can elect three delegates and three alternates to the May 30 convention to be held at Tsongas Center in Lowell. For information contact Donna Smith: 781-344-8741, or visit massdems.org.

“Get Hoppin”: 11 a.m., Thacher School, 160 James St., Attleboro. Presented by kindergarten through second grade Triboro Youth Theatre actors. Tickets $7. For information: triboroyiouththeatre.org/on-stage.html.

Student art reception: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. , Great Ponds Gallery in the Lakeville Public Library, 4 Precinct St., Lakeville. March is the month of high school student art in the gallery. This year’s art is a joint effort featuring mixed media by students who attend Apponequet Regional High School and Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School. Students will discuss their art at the reception. For information: gallery@lakevillelibrary.org.

Stoughton High School's Winter Guard competition performance: 1:14 p.m., Mansfield High School‎, 250 East St., Mansfield. For information: NESBA.org/events.

Easton Lions dinner and auction: 6:30-9 p.m., Richardson-Olmsted cafeteria, 101 Lothrop St., Easton. Three course dinner, $35 per person. Table of eight $280. Cash bar. Auction will be online only at https://eastonlions.org/auction with bidding starting Feb. 29 and continuing through the dinner. Auction and dinner televised on ECAT (Comcast channel 9, Verizon channel 22). For information: call Bill Palmer at 508-517-6668 or email auction@eastonlions.org.

“Bye Bye Birdie” dinner theater: March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29, Paris Cabaret Starline Room, 49 Monk St., Stoughton. Performed by the Starliners singing waitstaff and local guest artists. Shows at 6:30 p.m. Saturdays and at 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Cover charge $18 per person plus purchase of dinner entrée Saturdays. On Sundays, flat rate to include complete meal and the show. For information: 781-297-7469, starlineroom.com.

Artist reception: 7-9 p.m., Next Door Gallery at Happy Hollow Frame Shop, 250 North Main St., Mansfield. Live music by Bob Mulkern. Meet and speak with the artists while enjoying new works in a wide variety of mediums from oil and acrylic, to watercolor, mixed media collage, pastel, photography and sculpture. The exhibit will remain on display until May 9. For information: 508-339-1234.

 

Sunday, March 8

Hammantashen baking: 2-4 p.m., B'nai Tikvah, 1301 Washington St., Canton. These goodies will be rolled, shaped, baked and shared with others. This is a "hands on" program of the Religious School. For information: 781-828-5250, or email teachers@bnaitikvahma.org.

Brockton Symphony Orchestra concert: 3 p.m., Christ Congregational Church, 1350 Pleasant St., Brockton. “Harmony of the Spheres” featuring Kristina Nilsson, violin, salutes seven luminaries of our classical galaxy to “trip the light fantastic” across the spectrum of music's most colorful orchestrators. $20 adult, $15 senior. Students with ID and children admitted free. For information: 508-588-3841 or visit brocktonsymphony.org.

Family barn dance: 3-5 p.m., Parish Center for the Arts, 10 Lincoln St., Westford. Marcie Van Cleave calling. Bring the kids. Oh, CONTRAire! provides lively music. No experience required; no partner necessary; all dances taught. Adults $5; kids $3; maximum $15 per family; group rates available. For information: 978-692-6333, https://westford.org/pca/contra-dance.

 

Monday, March 9

Bright Day Memory Café: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Old Colony YMCA, 445 Central St., Stoughton. Presented by Brightview Canton Senior Living and Old Colony YMCA. Activities, light fare and socializing. March feature will be music and ballroom dancing; no partner needed. Contact Rosie or Theresa to RSVP: 781-298-3407.

American Sign Language Course: 2:15 p.m., Mondays in March, Cornerstone at Canton Assisted Living and Memory Care Community, 175 Revere St., Canton.

Purim event: 6:15 p.m., Temple Chayai Shalom, 239 Depot St., Easton. Dinner, service, play and parade. Costumes encouraged. Free. For information: 508-238-6385, chayaishalom.org.

AFL Book Club: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Queset House, 51 Main St., North Easton. Discussing “Inheritance” by Dani Shapiro. For information: 508-238-2000, amesfreelibrary.org.

Purim event: 6:30 p.m., B’nai Tikvah, 1301 Washington St., Canton. Megillah reading and costume parade. For information: bnaitikvahma.org.

SShAGLY meeting: 7 p.m., First Parish Church, 842 Tremont St., Duxbury. The South Shore Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning Youth is a meeting and support group exclusively for youth ages 13-22. For information: on Facebook at SSHAGLY, or email sshagly@gmail.com, or go to bagly.org.

 

Tuesday, March 10

The Home Buyer’s Journey: 6:30 p.m., Bridgewater Public Library, 15 South St., Bridgewater. Patricia Fanning from Jack Conway, Realtor, will discuss finding your dream home, the offer, negotiating the best deal, financing and more. For information: 508-697-8300.

 

Wednesday, March 11

Flower Show tickets: Mansfield Parks & Recreation is offering Boston Garden & Flower Show tickets available for $16 per ticket, a savings of $6 off the adult admission price. Enjoy the 2020 show themed, "Garden Party: Celebrating Friends & Family." This year's show will showcase creative outdoor living environments, interior plantscapes, lectures, book signings, and more. The 2020 show runs March 11-15 at the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston. For tickets, email recreation@mansfieldma.com or call 508-851-6458.

Poetry reading with Martin Espada: 1-3 p.m., Massasoit Community College, Buckley Performing Arts Center, 1 Massasoit Blvd., Brockton. Followed by a Q&A. Espada has published more than 20 books as a poet, editor, essayist and translator. For information: https://library.massasoit.edu/worldpoetry2020.

AFL Book Club: 1:30-2:30 p.m., Queset House, 51 Main St., North Easton. Discussing “Inheritance” by Dani Shapiro. For information: 508-238-2000, amesfreelibrary.org.

Career Fair: 6:30-8 p.m., Mansfield High School gym, 250 East St., Mansfield. Students are encouraged to take copies of their resume to share with employers. Representatives from a wide variety of industries will be on hand. Open to all students and families in Mansfield and surrounding towns. The event is free for all. To follow updates during the day, follow the Mansfield High School Career Fair on Instagram and Twitter @MHSCareerFair.

A cappella workshops: 7-8:30 p.m. March 11, 18, 25, LaSalette Shrine, 947 Park St., Attleboro. Area women are invited to find their voices with three weeks of a cappella workshops. Join the award-winning barbershop women’s group, Coastline Show Chorus of Sweet Adelines International. Music, learning media and coaching included. RSVP: 401-366-4855, on Facebook at Coastlineshow or info@coastlineshowchorus.org. 

 

Thursday, March 12

Website accessibility: 9-10 a.m., Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School St., Brockton. Adaptable, a digital accessibility service based in Middleboro, will present a one-hour workshop, led by Chris Herlihy and Mike McKenna, entitled “Website Accessibility and the Americans with Disabilities Act: What's My Responsibility?” for small businesses, nonprofits and other organizations. For information: metrosouthchamber.com/calendar-registration.

Thursday Night at the Movies: 6-8 p.m., Mansfield Public Library, 255 Hope St., Mansfield. Free viewing of “Knives Out,” rated PG-13, contemporary murder mystery film. Refreshments sponsored by The Friends of the Library. For information: 508-261-7380, mansfieldlibraryma.com.

Garden Club of Mansfield workshop: 6:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 17 West St., Mansfield. “Easy First Steps to an Earth-Friendly Garden” will be presented by Rebecca Warner, a home gardener in Newton with 30 years of experience working toward a sustainable garden. Her book “The Sustainable-Enough Garden” is the story of her quest to make a beautiful garden that’s environmentally friendly. Refreshments at 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., followed by presentation. Meetings are open to adults ages 21+. For information: gcofmansfield@gmail.com.

 

Friday, March 13

Musical Shabbat: 5:15 p.m., B'nai Tikvah, 1301 Washington St., Canton. Tot program at 5:15 p.m., conducted by cantorial student, Jennifer Boyle, and Rabbi Gordon. Snacks will follow. Boyle and Rabbi Gordon will then conduct adult services at 6 p.m., followed by an adult dinner. Cost of the dinner is $18, with a $54 maximum per family (household). Reservations are needed for this dinner. For reservations: 781-828-5250.

Irish Pub at Queset: 7-10 p.m., Queset House, 51 Main St., North Easton. Featuring Sean Kane, Mike Kelleher and Glenn Scott for live Irish Seisun. Cash bar, wine and Shovel Shop Brewery beer. Irish whiskey tasting and Irish bites from local restaurants. 21+ event. Tickets $35. For information: amesfreelibrary.org.

Mother/Son dance: 7-9 p.m., Mansfield High School, 250 East St., Mansfield. For grades K-5. Presented by Mansfield’s Together We Can. $8 per person. Refreshments available for $1. Music provided by DJ Peter Conti. Portraits available from Henry Studio. For information: 508-339-7260.

“Urinetown the Musical” performances: 7 p.m. March 13-14, Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, 1 School St., Foxborough. Satirical dark comedy, presented by the Theatre Institute of the Hockomock Area YMCA, with a cast of 21 local high school students. Tickets $13.50-$17.50. For information: marilynrodmanperformingartscenter.org.

“Shakespeare in Love” performances: March 13-15, Stoughton High School, 232 Pearl St., Stoughton. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13 and 14; show at 2 p.m. March 15. Admission at the door is $10 adults, $5 students.

Hockomock Film Club: 7 p.m., Queset House, 51 Main St., North Easton. Tonight: “Adaptation,” 2002.

“We Are Monsters”: March 13-15, Thacher School, 160 James St., Attleboro. Presented by Triboro Youth Theatre actors in grades 3-5. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13; at 2 and 7 p.m. March 14; and at 2 p.m. March 15. Tickets $10 adults, $7 students/seniors. For information: triboroyiouththeatre.org/on-stage.html. 

 

Saturday, March 14

St. Patrick’s 5K: 9 a.m., Mick Morgan’s Irish Pub, 973 Providence Highway, Sharon. Presented by Mick Morgan’s and HESSCO Elder Services. Ayla Brown will start the day by singing the National Anthem. Country 102.5 will provide music at the midway point. In addition will be a raffle, entertainment, refreshments, a photo booth, and an after party on site. Online registration through March 11 is $30. Walk-in registration $35. For information: 781-784-4944, HESSCO.org or MM5k4hessco.racewire.com.

Original Easton Farmer’s Market: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, Nov. 2-May 23, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 143 Lincoln St., North Easton. For information: facebook.com/EastonOriginalFarmersMarket.

Puzzle workshop: 10:30 a.m., Bridgewater Public Library, 15 South St., Bridgewater. “Peace by Piece (with Pie)” will be led by Sarah Jane Lapp. Participants enjoy apple pie and play and problem-solve in a mindful, social practice, using Lapp’s own artisan jigsaw puzzles. Registration required. For information: 508-697-3331, bridgewaterpubliclibrary.org.

Free laughter yoga: March 14 and 25, Unitarian Church, 4 North Main St., Sharon. Let's Laugh Today will be held at 11 a.m. March 14 and 7 p.m. March 25. Take your water bottle because laughing can be dehydrating. Led by certified laughter yoga master trainers, Bill and Linda Hamaker. For information: 508-660-2223 or email billandlinda@letslaughtoday.com or visit letslaughtoday.com.

"Human Trafficking: The Commodification of the Human Person": 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., St. Gregory the Theologian Greek Orthodox Church, 1007 West St., Mansfield. Learn more about this real threat to our children, the Orthodox Christian perspective on why it is so evil and the things we can do to help prevent this human tragedy. For information: Lou Zagami, event chair, at 443-519-9420, or visit http://saintgregorythetheologian.org/outreach-speaking-series.

“Bye Bye Birdie” dinner theater: March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29, Paris Cabaret Starline Room, 49 Monk St., Stoughton. Performed by the Starliners singing waitstaff and local guest artists. Shows at 6:30 p.m. Saturdays and at 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Cover charge $18 per person plus purchase of dinner entrée Saturdays. On Sundays, flat rate to include complete meal and the show. For information: 781-297-7469, starlineroom.com.

“We Are Monsters”: March 13-15, Thacher School, 160 James St., Attleboro. Presented by Triboro Youth Theatre actors in grades 3-5. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13; at 2 and 7 p.m. March 14; and at 2 p.m. March 15. Tickets $10 adults, $7 students/seniors. For information: triboroyiouththeatre.org/on-stage.html.

“Urinetown the Musical” performances: 7 p.m. March 13-14, Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, 1 School St., Foxborough. Satirical dark comedy, presented by the Theatre Institute of the Hockomock Area YMCA, with a cast of 21 local high school students. Tickets $13.50-$17.50. For information: marilynrodmanperformingartscenter.org.

“Shakespeare in Love” performances: March 13-15, Stoughton High School, 232 Pearl St., Stoughton. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13 and 14; show at 2 p.m. March 15. Admission at the door is $10 adults, $5 students.

The Irish Pub Brawl: 7:30 p.m., Masons of Bristol Lodge, 46 S. Washington St., North Attleboro. Presented by NCW and Worth It Events. Featuring “Deliciously Vicious” Vern Vicallo, “Insane” Dick Lane, “The Suplex Sweetheart” Isana and many more. Guest referee will be national touring hip-hop artist, Massachusetts local, Big Kurt. Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door. For information: worthitevents.com or thencw.com.

 

Sunday, March 15

“Bye Bye Birdie” dinner theater: March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22 and 28-29, Paris Cabaret Starline Room, 49 Monk St., Stoughton. Performed by the Starliners singing waitstaff and local guest artists. Shows at 6:30 p.m. Saturdays and at 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Cover charge $18 per person plus purchase of dinner entrée Saturdays. On Sundays, flat rate to include complete meal and the show. For information: 781-297-7469, starlineroom.com.

“We Are Monsters”: March 13-15, Thacher School, 160 James St., Attleboro. Presented by Triboro Youth Theatre actors in grades 3-5. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13; at 2 and 7 p.m. March 14; and at 2 p.m. March 15. Tickets $10 adults, $7 students/seniors. For information: triboroyiouththeatre.org/on-stage.html.

“Shakespeare in Love” performances: March 13-15, Stoughton High School, 232 Pearl St., Stoughton. Shows at 7 p.m. March 13 and 14; show at 2 p.m. March 15. Admission at the door is $10 adults, $5 students.

 

Monday, March 16

American Sign Language Course: 2:15 p.m., Mondays in March, Cornerstone at Canton Assisted Living and Memory Care Community, 175 Revere St., Canton.

 

Tuesday, March 17

St. Patrick’s Day concert: 2 p.m., Cornerstone at Canton Assisted Living and Memory Care Community, 175 Revere St., Canton. Join in as Michael Goodwin entertains for St. Patrick’s Day.

 

Wednesday, March 18

A cappella workshops: 7-8:30 p.m. March 11, 18, 25, LaSalette Shrine, 947 Park St., Attleboro. Area women are invited to find their voices with three weeks of a cappella workshops. Join the award-winning barbershop women’s group, Coastline Show Chorus of Sweet Adelines International. Music, learning media and coaching included. RSVP: 401-366-4855, on Facebook at Coastlineshow or info@coastlineshowchorus.org.

 

Thursday, March 19

Norwood Art Association artist demo: 6:30 p.m., Norwood Morrill Memorial Library, 33 Walpole St., Norwood. Featured demo artist will be Kristina Occhino, who paints in watercolor, acrylic and oil and is a nationally recognized artist living in the Attleboro area. Free; all are welcome. Light refreshments served. Raffle of a piece of art donated by the attending artist will be held. For information: norwoodartassociation.com.

Fruit tree care: 7-8:30 p.m., Mass. Horticulture Society’s Gardens at Elm Bank, 900 Washington St., Wellesley. Wes Autio, Stockbridge School of Agriculture director and professor of pomology, will discuss care and pruning of fruit trees. Fee for MHS member is $15, for non-members $20. For information: https://masshort.org/upcoming-classes. 

 

Friday, March 20

Harlem Globetrotters tickets: 7 p.m., Dunkin’ Donuts Center, 1 Lasalle Square, Providence, R.I. $21.50 per ticket; check payable to the “Town of Mansfield.” For information: Town Hall, 6 Park Row, Mansfield, or call 508-851-6458 or email recreation@mansfieldma.com.

“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”: March 20-21, Thacher School, 160 James St., Attleboro. Presented by middle school Triboro Youth Theatre actors. Shows at 7 p.m. March 20; at 2 p.m. March 21. Tickets $12 adults, $8 students/seniors. For information: triboroyiouththeatre.org/on-stage.html.

ABBAFAB: 7:30 p.m., Marilyn Rodman Performing Arts Center, 1 School St., Foxboro. A tribute to ABBA including monster hits such as “Waterloo,” “Fernando,” “Honey Honey,” “Dancing Queen” and more. Tickets $30. For information: 508-543-2787, orpheum.org.

“November” performances: March 20-22, 27-29, Alley Theatre, 133 Center St., Middleborough. David Mamet’s political satire, directed by Peg Holzemer and performed by Theatre One actors. Shows 7:30 p.m. March 20-21 and 27-28; shows 2 p.m. March 22 and 29. For mature audiences. Tickets at the door, cash only, $20 general admission and $18 seniors. Food donations collected for the Middleborough COA Senior Pantry. For information: Theatre One on Facebook.