Since turning 50 in 2011, Framingham town counsel Christopher Petrini has pursued his dreams of mountaineering adventures “while my bucket list was full and I had good health and energy.” June 17 at 7 p.m. at the Framingham Public Library, he will detail his latest expedition for charity, climbing California’s Mount Whitney.
Boston College professor Maxim Shrayer of Brookline is honoring his Jewish-Russian heritage in his new book, “I Saw It: Ilya Selvinsky and the Legacy of Bearing Witness to the Shoah.’’
The Meadowbrook School of Weston has earned a $1,000 runner-up prize from Natick-based Trend Micro for a video showcasing its new digital citizenship and literacy curriculum.
Miranda Gelch of Newton is performing in “The Sound of Music” at the North Shore Music Theatre. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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