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Braintree: The Monday Night Craft Series for teens and adults continues with a program focused on creative methods for making a personalized calendar for the new year. Registration required. Jan. 7, 7 p.m. Thayer Public Library, 798 Washington St. 781-848-0405.
Milton: Robin Tagliaferri, Forbes House Museum director, will give a presentation on a recent trip to China, where she visited Shanghai, Nanchang, the Fuliang County, Jingdezhen, and Beijing. Tagliaferri’s talk will include over 70 photos of the big cities along with the beautiful mountains and landscapes in the Fuliang County, where ancient kiln sites are located. She will give an overview of her experience, and outline potential partnerships and visits to Milton by Chinese scholars seeking to learn more about the American-China trade in Boston/Milton. Wednesday, 7 p.m. Forbes House Museum, 215 Adams St. 617-696-1815, www.forbes- housemuseum.org