This is our pick of the best of the burbs. For more information, go to www.boston.com and search music, restaurants, arts and crafts, and other goings-on throughout Greater Boston.
Natick: At “Owl Prowl Adventures under the Moon,” join the search for resident great horned and screech owls Saturday, 7 to 8:30 p.m., at the Massachusetts Audubon Society’s Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, 280 Eliot St. $15, $12; pregistration required. 508-655-2296, www.massaudubon.org.
Newton: Join Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra for a romantic Valentine’s Salon, with the program featuring Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello, and String Quartet, and Ibert’s shimmering “Deux Interludes,” Thursday, 7 p.m., at Gregorian Rugs, 2284 Washington St., Newton Lower Falls. $15-$30. 617-244-2553, www.proarte.org.
Newton: Cappella Clausura, Boston’s early music ensemble, offers a musical journey through the history of female composers of a cappella works — chant, motets, and madrigals — featuring pieces by Hildegard von Bingen, Vittoria/Rafaella Aleotti, Hilary Tann, Patricia Van Ness, and Dorothy Crawford at 7 p.m. Friday in the Scandinavian Cultural Center, 206 Waltham St. in West Newton. $20, $10 students and seniors. 617-795-1914, www.slcenter.org/cultural/events.