OPEN MIKE NIGHT FOR TEENS. Wednesday, July 10, 6:15 p.m., Pingree School, 537 Highland St., Hamilton. Open mike night for teen performers. Sign-ups for comedians, instrumentalists, vocalists, rappers, dancers and other performers in middle and high school at 5:30 p.m.. Performances begin at 6:15 p.m. Free admission. Outdoors in Hedge Garden behind school. Bring picnic dinner or buy food from vendors. 978-468-4415, ext. 233.
CHARLIE HOPE MUSIC CONCERT. Wednesday, July 10, 6:30 p.m., Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., South Hamilton. All-ages concert with Charlie Hope, winner of Juno’s 2012 Best Children’s Album of the Year. www.hwlibrary.org.
MOMENTS OF PLAY — FESTIVAL OF 10-MINUTE PLAYS. Wednesday, July 10, 7:30 p.m. at the Salem Theatre Company, STC Theater, 90 Lafayette St., Salem. Admission $15. Tickets available at www.salemtheatre.com, 978-790-8546, or at email@example.com.
NELO SINGS BROADWAY. Wednesday, July 10, 7:30 p.m., Community House of Hamilton and Wenham, 284 Bay Road, Hamilton. New England Light Opera’s Annual Summer Concert Series kicks off with “Curtains Up!,” featuring songs from the Great White Way with an emphasis on the classic shows by Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lerner and Loewe, Cole Porter, Stephen Sondheim, and more. Tickets at the door, $12/adults, $10/seniors 65 and older, $5/children and students. Purchase tickets in advance at www.newenglandlightopera.org or 866-811-4111.
FREE FUN FRIDAY AT PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM. Friday, July 5, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 161 Essex St., Salem. PEM will open its doors with free general admission to visitors all day long. Special exhibition Fabergé Revealed and tickets to Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House are not included. Free Fun Fridays program is sponsored by Highland Street Foundation and includes 60 museums and cultural venues across Massachusetts all summer. Visit www.highlandstreet.org for listings. 978-745-9500 or www.pem.org.
LIFE ON A SALTWATER FARM: PAINE HOUSE: TOURS FOR 17TH-CENTURY SATURDAYS. Saturday, July 6, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Greenwood Farm, Jeffrey’s Neck Road, Ipswich. Tour the 1694 Paine House at Greenwood Farm, the site of 250 years of family farming. Explore trails through the pastureland and salt marsh; open daily, sunrise to sunset. $8 adult, free for children 12 and under (free to Trustees members). 978-356-4351, ext. 4049, or firstname.lastname@example.org.