Symphony auditions: South Shore Conservatory has extended audition opportunities for students interested in participating in the Bay Youth Symphony for the 2011-2012 season. Auditions take place on Wednesdays, by appointment, throughout September at SSC’s Duxbury campus at the Ellison Center for the Arts, 64 St. George St. For more information, visit www.sscmusic.org/orchestra.html, or contact Candace Kniffen, program manager, at 781-749-7565, ext. 32, or email@example.com.
Book sale: The Friends of the Ventress Memorial Library, 15 Library Plaza, will hold its semi-annual book sale Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For more information or to volunteer, call the library at 781-834-5535 or visit www.ventresslibrary.org.
Dharma talk: The Plymouth Zen Group is celebrating its two-year anniversary with a visit and dharma talk by Zen Master Bon Yeon (Jane Dobisz) Wednesday at 7 p.m. at 26 North St. The event is open to the public, and there is a $10 suggested donation. www.plymouthzen.com.
Library programs: Children ages 2 to 6 can participate in free play, story time, and a craft activity with an adult caregiver at the Turner Free Library on Wednesday, at 10:30 a.m. Register by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org, call 781-961-0932, or visit www.turnerfreelibrary.org.
Clean out your garage: Sell your unwanted items at the annual Scituate Rotary Club Car Trunk Sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the North Scituate MBTA parking lot, 777 Country Way. The sale benefits charities and nonprofit organizations. For questions, call 781-545-7376.
Items may be sent to Globe South, The Boston Globe, P.O. Box 55819, Boston, MA 02205, or email@example.com.