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Braintree holding Saturday food collections at town hall
BRAINTREE — Non-perishable food will be collected from 9 a.m. to 12 noon Saturdays Nov. 6 and Nov. 13 at Braintree Town Hall, 1 John F. Kennedy Memorial Dr. The items collected will go to the Marge Crispin Center’s food pantry to make up holiday food baskets and in regular distributions.
Book sale Saturday at Quincy library
QUINCY – The Thomas Crane Public Library will hold a book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the library, 40 Washington St. For $10, you can fill a large grocery bag with books. For more information, visit thomascranelibrary.org/bookstore.
Family fun Saturday at Milton arboretum
MILTON – The Wakefield Arboretum will hold its Fall Foliage Family Fun Days on Saturday, Nov. 6, and Sunday, Nov. 7, at the arboretum, 1465 Brush Hill Road, Milton. Registration is not required but is encouraged for the event, which will offer a scavenger hunt, leaf rubbing and autumn walks. For more information, call 617-333-0924 ext. 22.
Craft fair Nov. 12-13 at Scituate church
SCITUATE – The Scituate First Baptist Church will put on a “Holly Days” craft fair from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the church, 660 Country Way. Items available will include Christmas wreaths, baby books and toys, messenger bags, ornaments, jams, pickles and more. For more information, visit fbcscituate.com.
Silent film at Quincy church Nov. 13
QUINCY – Bethany Congregational Church will show the silent film “The Big Parade” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at the church, 18 Spear St. Admission is free. For more information, email [email protected].
Harvest Fair at Whitman church Nov. 19-20
WHITMAN – All Saints Church will hold its Harvest Fair from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the church, 44 Park Ave. Holiday decorations, crafts, baked goods and other items will be available. For more information, call 781-447-6106.
Hingham race to benefit high school sports
HINGHAM – Hingham High School will host its 23rd Annual Marathon Sports Hingham Turkey Trot 5K in person and online at 7:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, at the high school, 17 Union St. Proceeds from the race will benefit the school’s cross-country and track and field programs. For more information, visit hinghamturkeytrot.com.
Marshfield race to benefit Boys & Girls Club
MARSHFIELD – The MarshVegas Turkey Trot will be held at 7:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, starting at South River School, 59 Hatch St. The 4-mile road race benefits the Boys & Girls Club of Marshfield and the entry fee is $30. For more information, visit https://bgcmarshfield.ejoinme.org/LoginPage/tabid/1019901/Default.aspx?returnurl=%2f
This article originally appeared on The Patriot Ledger: Holiday craft fair in Scituate, Turkey Trot 5K coming up this month