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Easton: In conjunction with the Oakes Ames Memorial Hall, The Easton Shovel Town Cultural District presents the award-winning Paul Broadnax Jazz Quartet. Saturday, 7 p.m., Oakes Ames Memorial Hall, 3 Barrows St. $15 each or table of four for $50. www.oakesameshall.org.
Norwood: The Ultrasonic Rock Orchestra performs dynamically diverse renditions of classic ’60s and ’70s British rock. Saturday, 8 p.m. Norwood Theatre, 109 Central St. $20. norwoodstage.org.
Scituate: Choral Art Society presents “Viva Vivaldi!” featuring Vivaldi’s “Gloria” and Haydn’s Missa Sancta Nicolai (St. Nicholas Mass) plus a short singalong of popular holiday tunes. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, 4 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 465 1st Parish Road. $20, $15 seniors and students. 781-545-9482, www.choralartsociety.org.
Weymouth: The Columbian Square Business Association celebrates the holiday season. Events include trolley rides, free pictures with Santa, tree lighting, give-aways, scavenger hunts, face painting, and more. Saturday, 4 to 7 p.m. Fogg Library, One Columbian St. Free.