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Braintree: Marcus Gale and his puppet friends will tell stories and sing songs. Get ready to sing, clap hands, and laugh. June 10, 10:30 a.m. Free. Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington St. 781-848-0405.
Marshfield: Enjoy a Victorian Tea Party in the 1880 Webster mansion. Sip tea from the china cup collection, feasting on scones, sweets, savories. Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m. $15 includes tour. Daniel Webster Estate & Heritage Center, 238 Webster St. 781-834-0548, www.danielwebsterestate.org.
Rockland: Blue Moon Coffeehouse closes its season of music with the exciting young bluegrass band Chasing Blue. Between sets by Chasing Blue, there will be an open mic. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Channing Church, 45 Webster St. www.thebluemooncoffeehouse.com.