FLAG DAY: Did Betsy Ross convince the nation’s future first president that five-pointed stars were better than six? Historian Marla R. Miller will share interesting tidbits about the seamstress at “Betsy Ross: The Life Behind the Legend.’’ Nov. 5 at 2 p.m. Free. National Heritage Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington. 781-861-6559. www.nationalheritagemuseum.org
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