Thursday, 8 Dance

Scottish Country Dance Class: 7 to 9:30 p.m. Invigorating Scottish social dancing requiring only pep and soft soled shoes. Instruction 7 to 8:30, then tea, followed by social dancing until 9:30. $6 to $8. Florence Civic Center, 90 Park St., Florence. 413-527-3407. dansstep1950@gmail.com.

Tango Class and Practica: 6 to 9:30 p.m. Beginners and fundamentals at 6, developing sequences at 7, and practica at 8. $5 to $25. Northampton Center for the Arts, 5 Strong Ave., Suite 202, Northampton. 413-549-3722. wow@henrylappen.com.

Literary Arts

Edward Carey Presents “Little”: 7 to 8 p.m. The tale of an ambitious orphan in Revolutionary Paris, befriended by royalty and radicals, who transforms herself into the legendary Madame Tussaud. Free. Odyssey Bookshop, 9 College St., South Hadley. 413-534-7307. web@odysseybks.com.

Fall Creative Writing Workshops: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Beginners and seasoned writers welcome. $25 to $45 weekly sliding scale. Main Street Writers, 664 Main St., Suite 60, Amherst. 413-221-4652. mainstreetwriters@gmail.com.

Great Falls Word Festival: 6:45 to 10 p.m. Visit greatfallswordfestival.com for a full schedule. $5 to $20. Shea Theater Arts Center, 71 Avenue A, Turners Falls.

Al Norman Reading: 6:30 p.m. Norman will read from his new book, “Ravings: American Wild Talk,” as well as sell and sign copies. Boswell’s Books, 10 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls.

Visiting Writers Series Hosts Martín Espada: 8 to 10 p.m. Espada has published many books as a poet, editor, essayist and translator. Free. Memorial Hall, 134 Hicks Way, UMass Amherst. 413-545-0643.
bmcglynn@english.umass.edu.

Music

Big Sam’s Funky Nation: 8 to 11 p.m. New Orleans style. $15 to $20. The Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. 802-579-9960. leslie@stonechurchvt.com.

Colorway: 8:30 to 11 p.m. An award-winning, original, bluesy, psych-pop-rock trio from Northampton. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery, 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro, Vt. 802-490-2354. alex@colorwaymusic.com.

Luke Baillargeon: 6 to 8 p.m. Free. The Mick, 3 Country Club Road, Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com.

Robbie Fulks: 7 p.m. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. The Parlor Room, 32 Masonic St., Northampton.

UMass Faculty Concert with William Hite: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. A performance of Franz Schubert’s complete Winterreise song cycle by Hite, tenor, and Gilles Vonsattel. Free. Bezanson Recital Hall, 151 Presidents Drive, UMass Amherst. 413-577-2154. mlonghi@umass.edu.

Yumi Kurosawa: Koto: 7:30 p.m. Discover the evocative sounds of the Japanese koto with Kurosawa’s concert featuring Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” and contemporary compositions. $10 to $25. Bowker Auditorium in Stockbridge Hall, 100 Holdsworth Way, UMass Amherst. 413- 545- 2511. facbox@umass.edu.

Theater

“Mamma Mia!”: 7 to 9 p.m. The first amateur production in the area, as the amateur rights were just released in April. Involves more than 50 high school students. $10; free for KHS high school students. Keene High School Auditorium, 43 Arch St., Keene, N.H. 603-352-0640. keenehighschooldrama@gmail.com.

Keith Hamilton Cobb’s “American Moor”: 7:30 to 9 p.m. “American Moor” examines the experience of black men in America through the metaphor of Shakespeare’s character, Othello. $15. Mount Holyoke College’s Rooke Theatre, 50 College St., South Hadley. 413-538-2146. english@mtholyoke.edu.

“The Wizard of Oz”: 7 p.m. $12 to $15. South Hadley High School Auditorium, 153 Newton St., South Hadley. Call 413-563-6023 or email blackcattheater@gmail.com for reservations.

“The Diary of Anne Frank”: 6:30 p.m. $7 to $10. Pioneer Valley Regional School, 97 F. Sumner Turner Drive, Northfield.

“An Accidental Wedding”: 2 p.m. A comedy with Steve Henderson. $3 suggested donation. Polish American Citizens Club, 46 South Main St., South Deerfield.

Film

“Feast on This!” Film Festival: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thirteen films highlight a diversity of issues affecting food and agriculture, hosted by local organizations working to address these issues. $10 suggested donation. Multiple venues in Keene, N.H. 603-852-3198. coordinator@mfccoalition.org.

Brattleboro Film Festival: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Visit brattleborofilmfestival.org for a full line-up. Up to $10. Latchis Theatre, 50 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. brattfilmfest@gmail.com.

“The Draft”: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free. United Congregational Church of Holyoke, 300 Appleton St., Holyoke. 413-532-1483. jillian.silver@hotmail.com.

Art

The Life and Art of Robert Strong Woodward: 7 p.m. An illustrated talk by Polly Anderson and Janet Gerry, following the annual meeting of the Friends of Robert Strong Woodward. Mary Lyon Church, 17 Upper St., Buckland.

Potpourri

Drag Queen Bingo: 8 to 10 p.m. Join Jenayah De Rosario and Liz every second Thursday. Play for $1 a game. Prizes, cocktails and food. Free. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

11th Annual LEGO Contest Reception and Awards Ceremony: 5 p.m. Prizes will be awarded based on creativity and craftsmanship in six age groups. The creations will be on display through Sunday. Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, 10 Vernon St., Brattleboro, Vt.

Friday, 9Dance

One Earth Drum and Dance Co.: 4 to 8 p.m. Dance and leadership program for ages 12 to 18 starts. $475 for the series. Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst, 121 North Pleasant St., Amherst. 413-687-1558. OneEarthCo@gmail.com.

Literary Arts

Amherst Books 15th Anniversary Party: 5 to 9 p.m. Fifteen percent off all day. Special guest Norton Juster, author of “The Phantom Tollbooth,” at 5. Free. Amherst Books, 8 Main St., Amherst. 413-256-1547. books@amherstbooks.com.

Great Falls Word Festival: 6:45 to 11 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Paul Mariani: A Celebration: 6 to 8 p.m. Celebrate poet and teacher Mariani with an evening of poetry, art and music. Engravings by Barry Moser. Free. R. Michelson Galleries, 132 Main St., Northampton. 413-586-3964. events@rmichelson.com.

Music

Katie Clarke and Larry LeBlanc: 7 to 9 p.m. Soulful originals and covers of bluegrass, folk, country, gospel and old time music. $6 to $12; free for children. Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls. 413-863-3221. dawnmarvinward57@gmail.com.

Larry Allen Brown: 9:30 p.m. to midnight. Polished Americana one might describe as chamber folk with a country lilt. Free. The Rendezvous, 78 3rd St., Turners Falls. 413-863-2866. voobooking@gmail.com.

Tom Filiault Band: 6 to 9 p.m. Free. Platform Sports Bar, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton. 413-341-3161.

Piper Hopkins: 7 to 11 p.m. Free. The Mick, 3 Country Club Road, Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com.

Arc Iris with Benjamin Lazar Davis & Aubrey Haddard: 8 to 11 p.m. $10 to $15. The Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. 802-579-9960. leslie@stonechurchvt.com.

Uncle Hal’s Crabgrass Band: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Vocals, mandolin, guitar, dobro and bass. Free. The Rendezvous, 78 3rd St., Turners Falls. 413-863-2866. voobooking@gmail.com.

UU Arts Night Out: 7 to 9 p.m. Bobby D presents a night of folk music featuring Orlen and Gabriel, Eva Capelli and Bob Chabot. Free. Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence, 220 Main St., Northampton. 413-527-1900. rwest@periodyssey.com.

“The Gondoliers”: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Set in Venice and Spain with Gilbert’s classic wit and Sullivan’s soaring music. Full orchestra, sumptuous costumes/set and family friendly humor. $15 to $30. Academy of Music Theatre, 274 Main St., Northampton. info@vlo.org.

Ward Hayden & The Outliers: 7:30 p.m. Plus Liz Frame and the Kickers. $15 in advance; $18 at the door. The Parlor Room, 32 Masonic St., Northampton.

Improv JAM Theatre Workshop: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. This workshop for students grades 6 to 12 will explore the world of improv using theater games and scene work. $20. MoCo Arts, 40 Roxbury St., Keene, N.H. 603-357-2100. info@moco.org.

Simon White: 9 p.m. to midnight. Acoustic style originals as well as covers, with Boo Pearson on percussion. Free. Deja Brew Café & Pub, 57 Lockes Village Road, Wendell.

Theater

“Mamma Mia!”: 7 to 9 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Keith Hamilton Cobb’s “American Moor”: 7:30 to 9 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“The Wizard of Oz”: 7 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“The Diary of Anne Frank”: 7 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“Selected Shorts”: 8 p.m. Hit public radio series presents an evening of funny, surreal, moving and romantic tales dedicated to the LBGTQIA+ community. $10 to 35. Fine Arts Center Concert Hall, 151 Presidents Drive, Amherst. 413-545-2511. facbox@umass.edu.

“Sex With Strangers” by Laura Eason: 8 to 10 p.m. Twenty-something star sex blogger Ethan tracks down his idol, the gifted but obscure novelist Olivia. They each crave what the other possesses. $8 to $12. Gateway City Arts, 92 Race St., Holyoke. kevinrt@kevinrt.com.

“Leonora and Alejandro: La Maga y el Maestro”: 7:30 p.m. An intimate indoor performance directed by Stacy Klein. Drawn from the art and life of the British-born Mexican artist Leonora Carrington and her encounter with the Chilean Jewish filmmaker and writer Alejandro Jodorowsky. $30 to $45. Double Edge Theatre, 948 Conway Road, Ashfield.

Comedy

Humorist and Storyteller Dylan Brody: 8 to 9:30 p.m. A special benefit performance for Silverthorne. $35 to $50. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. 413-768-7514. silverthornetheater@gmail.com.

Film

“Feast on This!” Film Festival: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Brattleboro Film Festival: 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Art

Artist Lecture with Peter Pincus: 7 to 8 p.m. Preceded by a colored veneers and plaster prototyping workshop. Space is limited. RSVP to info@projectart01026.com. Project Art, 54 Main St., Cummington. 413-446-0614. kim.ferrincontemporary@gmail.com.

Red Dot Dash Benefit Exhibition: 6 to 9 p.m. Buyers can acquire original 10-inch by 10-inch works by established and emerging artists for $88 each. Northampton Community Arts Trust Building, 33 Hawley St., Northampton.

Snow Farm Seconds Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Glassware, pottery, jewelry, clothes and accessories, ornaments and more. Cafe for homemade lunch or snacks. Blow-your-own glass ornament (for ages 8 and up, $25) $5 parking fee to benefit scholarship fund. The New England Craft Program, 5 Clary Road, Williamsburg. 413-268-3101. lisa@snowfarm-art.org.

Potpourri

Fourth Annual Out in the Open Summit: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. A gathering of LGBTQ individuals living in rural communities around the Northeast. Visit greenmountaincrossroads.org/2018-summit for a full list of presenters and locations in and around Brattleboro, Vt.

Saturday, 10Dance

Amherst International Folk Dancing: 7:30 to 10 p.m. Line, circle and couple dances from the Balkans, Middle East and Eastern Europe. No partner needed. See amherstfolkdancing.org for location. $3 to $10 sliding scale. Various Amherst locations. 413-549-6748. eva@amherstfolkdancing.org.

“Balkans and Beyond” Folk Dance Workshop and Party: 3 to 10 p.m. Workshop with master Lee Otterholt, followed by a potluck supper and party. No partner needed. Workshop $20, party $15, both $30. Unitarian Meetinghouse, 121 North Pleasant St., Amherst. 413-549-6748. eva@amherstfolkdancing.org.

Blue Rendezvous: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Soul, R&B and swing music. Swing lesson at 6; performance and dance at 7. Free, but donations welcome. Westhampton Town Hall, 1 South Road, Westhampton. 413-527-5386. sueorourke@comcast.net.

Monadnock Tri-State Dance Club: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Live music by The Visitors. Refreshments served. $8 to $10. ELMM Community Center, 21 Durkee St., Winchester, N.H. 603-357-0794.

Greenfield Greendance: 7:30 to 10 p.m. Freestyle boogie. Try it for 30 minutes free. $5 to $10; free for children ages 9 and under. The Episcopal Church of St. James & Andrew, 71 Federal St., Greenfield. 413-658-7011. jasper@dancespree.org.

Literary Arts

Erin Dionne, “Snowbound”: 4 to 5 p.m. Free. Odyssey Bookshop, 9 College St., South Hadley. 413-534-7307. web@odysseybks.com.

Great Falls Word Festival: Noon to 8:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“The Tremble of Love”: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Passages from a novel inspired by a timeless teacher of love in action. Music by George Nager. Free, but donations welcome. Prakasa Yoga Studio, 152 Ball St., Goshen. 413-247-3040. danceoftheletters@gmail.com.

“Never Caught” Book Discussion: 2 to 3 p.m. This month’s discussion will be about “Never Caught: the Washingtons’ Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge” by Erica Armstrong Dunbar. Free. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1012. reference@forbeslibrary.org.

Storytime with Grace Lin: 2 p.m. Join Newbery Honor author Grace Lin as she reads from her new picture book, “A Big Mooncake for Little Star.” $6 to $22.50 museum admission. The Eric Carle Museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. workstudy@carlemuseum.org.

Music

A Benefit Jazz Concert for BHMA: 7 to 9 p.m. Featuring Sullivan Fortner and Roberta Gambarini in the new Bernon Music Center. $20 in advance; $25 at the door. $15 for students. Berkshire Hills Music Academy, 48 Woodbridge St., South Hadley. 413-540-9720. janz@berkshirehills.org.

AEIOUkes: 10 a.m. to noon. A community ukulele club meets to sing together and practice playing. New members of all levels and listeners welcome. Free. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1012. reference@forbeslibrary.org.

Don White: 7 p.m. $20. Temple Israel, 27 Pierce St., Greenfield.

Compositions of Robert Merfeld: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. The performance begins with a string quartet Merfeld wrote at 9 and ends with a quartet titled “Intervals.” Free. Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way, Brattleboro, Vt. 802-257-4523.

¡Guitarra! Classical Guitar Series: 7:30 p.m. Widely admired for her technique and artistry, Armenian guitarist Gohar Vardanyan presents a “passionate, evocative and virtuoistic” concert. $15. The Eric Carle Museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. 413- 545- 2511. facbox@umass.edu.

Gumboots: The Music of Paul Simon: 6:30 p.m. A collective of local musicians performing the music of legendary songwriter Paul Simon. This performance is their first under this name. $13 in advance; $18 day of show. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Jatoba CD Release Party with The Gaslight Tinkers: 8 to 11 p.m. $12 to $15. The Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. 802-579-9960. leslie@stonechurchvt.com.

Katherine First and the Kitchen Party: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Celtic, Cape Breton, bluegrass and Appalachian come together in a celebration of traditional music. Free. Bread Euphoria Bakery & Cafe, 206 Main St., Haydenville. 413-268-7757. hilaryemersonlay@gmail.com.

The Shadow Twisters: 8:30 p.m. to midnight. Wendell’s classic rock band featuring Sean Callaghan & J. T. McKenna. Free. Deja Brew Café & Pub, 57 Lockes Village Road, Wendell.

StompBoxTrio: 6 to 9 p.m. Union Station, 125A Pleasant St., Northampton.

Sedagive: 9:30 p.m. to midnight. Original songs and your favorites from rock, country, folk, blues and more. Free. The Rendezvous, 78 3rd St., Turners Falls. 413-863-2866. voobooking@gmail.com.

Tarbox Ramblers: 7:30 p.m. $15 in advance; $18 at the door. The Parlor Room, 32 Masonic St., Northampton.

Autumn Serenade: 4 p.m. Featuring songs from various cultures around the world in multiple languages, including works by Giuseppe Verdi, Chien Shan-Hua, Lili Boulanger and Rosephanye Powell. Free. Sweeney Concert Hall, 144 Green St., Northampton.

Tom Savoy: 7 to 11 p.m. Free. The Mick, 3 Country Club Road, Holyoke. 413-532-1800. info@logcabin-delaney.com.

“The Gondoliers”: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

Theater

“Mamma Mia!”: 7 to 9 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Keith Hamilton Cobb’s “American Moor”: 7:30 to 9 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“The Diary of Anne Frank”: 2 and 7 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“The Wizard of Oz”: 7 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“Sex With Strangers” by Laura Eason: 8 to 10 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

“Leonora and Alejandro: La Maga y el Maestro”: 7:30 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

Comedy

“SCRIPTED/UNSCRIPTED”: 7 to 10:30 p.m. “SCRIPTED/UNSCRIPTED” pairs one actor using a script with one improviser playing along without any lines. $13. Happier Valley Comedy Theater, 1 Mill Valley Road, Hadley. info@happiervalley.com.

Film

“Feast on This!” Film Festival: 1 to 3 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Brattleboro Film Festival: 1 to 10:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

Screening of “Who Will Write Our History?” with Director Q&A: 7:30 to 9 p.m. Days after the Nazis sealed 450,000 Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto, a secret band decided to fight back — not with guns or fists, but with pen and paper. $4 to $8. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst. 413-256-4900. programs@yiddishbookcenter.org.

Art

Arts & Industry Open Studios and Holiday Sale: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 50 artists and craftspeople open their studios. Free. Arts & Industry, 221 Pine St., Florence. 413-348-7503. kate@thejenkins.org.

Crafts of Colrain Studio Tour: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Self-guided studio tour features metalworking, jewelry, baskets, ceramics, quilts, weaving, woodworking, calligraphy, photography and rug hooking, Free. Venues across Colrain. craftsofcolrain.com.

Hilltown Artisans Guild Holiday Show and Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Worthington Town Hall, 160 Huntington Road, Worthington. 413-238-4418. Hilltownartisansguild@gmail.com.

New Parents Paint and Sip: Noon to 2 p.m. Learn about local parent resources and relax while making art with other parents. Free pizza. Child care provided. Free. Springfield City Library — Mason Square Branch, 765 State St., Springfield. 413-263-6853. ckelley@springfieldlibrary.org.

Snow Farm Seconds Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

Festivals & Fairs

Flywheel Comics Fest: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A day of comics, art and other nerdy things. Free. Flywheel, 43 Main St., Easthampton. 413-527-9800. aemacon@gmail.com.

ELMM Christmas Bazaar: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free. ELMM Community Center, 21 Durkee St., Winchester, N.H. 603-239-4316. elmmcenter@comcast.net.

Country Christmas Fair: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Unique country crafts, sewn, crocheted and knitted items, handmade dolls, hand-painted Christmas ornaments and home décor, homemade candies and bake goods, an attic treasures table, themed gift baskets, Buckland’s famous J. G. Haigis bologna, an auction and raffles. Lunch items available. Shelburne-Buckland Community Center, 53 Main St., Shelburne Falls. 413-625-6405.

Potpourri

“Come Over to My House”: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Amherst Historical Society’s annual self-guided house tour features seven Amherst area properties built between 1830 and 2015. $15 to $25. Amherst History Museum, 67 Amity St., Amherst. 413-256-0678. info@amhersthistory.org.

“Intersections of the Queer Jewish Past and Future”: 4:30 p.m. Noam Sienna explores role of history in queer Jewish life, drawing on his experience creating the first historical anthology of queer Jewish texts. Free. Graham Auditorium, Hillyer, 20 Elm St., Northampton. 413-585-2190. mhobbes@smith.edu.

Try Hockey for Free: 2 to 4 p.m. For ages 4 and up. Free skate rentals; bring gloves/helmet. Mullins Center Community Ice Rink, 200 Commonwealth Ave., Amherst. mbedan@comcast.net. amhersthockey.org.

Honest Weight Artisan Beer’s Third Anniversary Party: Noon to11 p.m. Bottle releases, food vendors and a DJ dance party. Free. Honest Weight Artisan Beer, 131 West Main St., Unit 104, Orange. sally@honestweightbeer.com.

Fourth Annual Out in the Open Summit: 8:30 a.m. to midnight. See Friday’s listing.

“Stolen Identities: The Mashpee Wampanoag, Defined Out of Rightful Inheritance,”: 1 to 4 p.m. A talk by Hartman Deetz, a Wampanoag of Mashpee, who has worked in the field of cultural education and preservation for more than 20 years. Free. Great Falls Discovery Center, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls.

Sunday, 11Dance

Juanito Pascual Trio: 4 p.m. Featuring highly acclaimed flamenco dancer Neli Tirado. $10 to $20. Northampton Center for the Arts, 33 Hawley St., Northampton. ncfa@nohoarts.org.

Literary Arts

Great Falls Word Festival: 1 to 5 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“Night of Shattered Glass: An Afternoon of Reflection, 80 Years Since Kristallnacht”: 2 to 8 p.m. An afternoon with a text study, storytelling performance and screening of “Who Will Write Our History.” $10 to $40. Temple Israel, 27 Pierce St., Greenfield. 413-773-5884. office@templeisraelgreenfield.org.

Poetry Critique Meet-Up: 1 to 3 p.m. Limited to 10 participants. $5. Northampton Center for the Arts, 5 Strong Ave., Suite 202, Northampton. admin@strawdogwriters.org.

Music

Banish Misfortune, Traditional Irish Music: 3 to 6 p.m. Traditional Irish hornpipes, reels, jigs, waltzes, polkas, airs, songs and craic. Free. Northampton Brewery, 11 Brewster Court, Northampton. 413-586-4997. davemeuser@msn.com.

Partridge in the Pines and Melanie Glenn: 7 p.m. Traditional roots and Americana woven together with contemporary folk and honey-sweet harmonies. $10. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Corey Laitman’s Album Release Party: 7 p.m. Laitman, Anand Nayak (Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem), and Sean Kimball (Cummington fame) are joined by Sturgis Cunningham. $10 in advance; $13 at the door. The Parlor Room, 32 Masonic St., Northampton.

“Remembering Marilyn”: 3 to 4 p.m. GCC Chorus performs in honor of and in memory of Marilyn Berthelette, the group’s accompanist from 2013 to 2018. Free. Greenfield Community College, 1 College Drive, Greenfield. 413-775-1171. singing@crocker.com.

Master Class with Gohar Vardanyan: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $15. The Eric Carle Museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. 413- 545- 2511. facbox@umass.edu.

Neave Piano Trio: 3 to 5 p.m. Haydn, Schumann and Dmitri Shostakovich’s dramatic and haunting Trio No. 2. $5 to $33. Smith College’s Sweeney Concert Hall, 144 Green St., Northampton. 413-586-0458. info@valleyclassicalconcerts.org.

“The Gondoliers”: 2 to 5 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

Veterans Day Organ-Violin Concert: 4 to 5:30 p.m. With organist Beverly Caldon and violinist Michelle Liechti. Free, but donations welcome. United Church of Christ, 16 Blossom St., Keene, N.H. 603-352-4136. info@ucckeene.org.

“Sounds of Remembrance”: 11 a.m. Featuring Joyana and Steve Damon. Congregation will sing “Let There Be Peace on Earth.” United Church of Bernardston, 58 Church St., Bernardston.

Theater

“The Jungle Book”: 4 to 5 p.m. $10. MoCo Arts, 40 Roxbury St., Keene, N.H. 603-357-2100. info@moco.org.

“Sex With Strangers” by Laura Eason: 2 to 4 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

“The Wizard of Oz”: 2 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“Leonora and Alejandro: La Maga y el Maestro”: 7:30 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

“Ty Cobb and the Great American Pastime” by Michael Riccards: 2 p.m. Drama Circle reading. Free. Athol-Orange Community Television, 163 South Main St., Athol.

Film

Brattleboro Film Festival: 1 to 10:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“1945”: 2 to 3:30 p.m. On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son return to a Hungarian village while the villagers prepare for the town clerk’s wedding. $4 to $8. Yiddish Book Center, 1021 West St., Amherst. 413-256-4900. programs@yiddishbookcenter.org.

“Who Will Write Our History?”: 6 to 8 p.m. A new film telling the story of the resistance of the Jews of the Warsaw Ghetto. $10 to $40. Temple Israel, 27 Pierce St., Greenfield. 413-773-5884. office@templeisraelgreenfield.org.

Art

Arts & Industry Open Studios and Holiday Sale: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. See Saturday’s listing.

Crafts of Colrain Studio Tour: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. See Saturday’s listing.

Hilltown Artisans Guild Holiday Show and Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See Saturday’s listing.

Snow Farm Seconds Sale: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

Artist Demonstration with Peter Pincus: Noon to 3 p.m. Colored veneers and plaster prototyping. Project Art, 54 Main St., Cummington. kim.ferrincontemporary@gmail.com.

Festivals & Fairs

Country Christmas Fair: 9 a.m. to noon. See Saturday’s listing.

Potpourri

16th Annual All-4-Kids Consignment Sale: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thousands of quality items for infants. Cash or debit/credit cards accepted. Easthampton High School, 70 Williston Ave., Easthampton.

Fourth Annual Out in the Open Summit: 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. See Friday’s listing.

“Healing Across the Divides”: 3 to 5 p.m. A program about the successful grassroots public health initiatives serving vulnerable populations in Israel and the occupied territories of Palestine. Free. Edwards Church, 297 Main St., Northampton.

Monday, 12Dance

English Country Dancing: 7 to 9:30 p.m. No partner needed. Bring soft-soled shoes. Live music. $8 to $10. Munson Library, 1046 Southeast St., South Amherst. robinhayden.o@gmail.com. amherstecd.org.

Literary Arts

Buddhist Writers Series: Ruth Ozeki: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Author and Smith College professor Ruth Ozeki presents “The Contemplative ‘I’: Zen and the Art of Autobiographical Fiction.” Free. Seelye 201, 2 Seelye Drive, Northampton. 413-585-2190. mhobbes@smith.edu.

Odyssey Bookshop Crime Club Reads “The Body in the Library”: 7 to 8 p.m. Free. Odyssey Bookshop, 9 College St., South Hadley. 413-534-7307. web@odysseybks.com.

Music

UMass Guest Artist: Eric Huebner: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Huebner, pianist with the New York Philharmonic, performs the complete piano etudes of Ligeti. Free. Bezanson Recital Hall, 151 Presidents Drive, UMass Amherst. 413-577-2154. mlonghi@umass.edu.

Potpourri

16th Annual All-4-Kids Consignment Sale: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. See Sunday’s listing.

Tuesday, 13Dance

Brattleboro Contra Dance: 7 to 10 p.m. Steve Zakon-Anderson calling, with music by Flicker. No partner needed. Beginners welcome; all dances taught. $5 to $12. The Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. 518-561-2594. susan@quietdesigns.org.

Literary Arts

Annual Educators’ Night with Bryan Collier: 3:30 to 7 p.m. Call 413-559-6336 to RSVP. Reservations required. Free. The Eric Carle Museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. workstudy@carlemuseum.org.

Janet Bowdan, “Making Progress”: 7 to 8 p.m. Free. Odyssey Bookshop, 9 College St., South Hadley. 413-534-7307. web@odysseybks.com.

Matt Donovan Poetry Reading: 7:30 p.m. Free. Carroll Room, Campus Center, 100 Elm St., Northampton. 413-585-2190. mhobbes@smith.edu.

People’s Encyclopedia and Zine Making Workshop: 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. In this workshop with Walidah Imarisha, participants will imagine 50 years into the future to write entries for the 2070 People’s Encyclopedia. Free. University Museum of Contemporary Art, 151 Presidents Drive, UMass Amherst. 413-545-3672. bhwolfson@acad.umass.edu.

Howie Faerstein: 7 to 8:30 p.m. Faerstein will read from his new collection “Googootz and Other Poems.” Plus an open mic. Free. Luthier’s Co-op, 108 Cottage St., Easthampton. hfaerstein@aol.com.

Music

Northampton Jazz Workshop: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. New York City-based saxophone and clarinetist Marty Ehrlich will be the guest soloist with the Green Street Trio, followed by an open jazz jam session. $5. City Sports Grille, 525 Pleasant St., Northampton. 413-320-1452. paulphiliparslanian@gmail.com.

UMass Faculty Jazz Concert: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Standards and originals by jazz faculty, led by Jeffrey W. Holmes. Free. Bezanson Recital Hall, 151 Presidents Drive, UMass Amherst. 413-577-2154. mlonghi@umass.edu.

Theater

“Stop Kiss”: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sara, a transplant to New York from St. Louis, meets Callie, a native of the city, and the connection between them is unlike anything either has ever experienced. First performed in 1998, this engaging play examines the boundaries of sex, gender and sexuality, depicting the discrimination that existed 20 years ago and which remains an issue today. Recommended for high-school age and older. $6 to $12. Redfern Arts Center Main Theater, 90 Wyman Way, Keene, N.H.

Comedy

Comedy in the Wheelhouse: 8 p.m. Local comic Jon Ross hosts a showcase of the Pioneer Valley’s best comedic talent. Free. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Film

“H.O.P.E.: What You Eat Matters”: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Light refreshments served. Free. Cafe Evolution, 22 Chestnut St., Florence. mtardiff78@gmail.com.

“Eyes on the Prize” Episode: 7 p.m. Featuring the episode titled “Power! (1966-1968).” Followed by discussion. Free. Jones Library, 43 Amity St., Amherst.

Art

Joyful and Imaginative Art Making: 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Instructors are invited to imagine the possibilities of everyday items already available in the classroom. $34 to $40. The Eric Carle Museum, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst. workstudy@carlemuseum.org.

Potpourri

“New England Vegetables: 275 Years”: 7:30 p.m. Learn about the varieties of vegetables grown in New England since 1743, many of which might be unfamiliar today. Ruth DiBuono, coordinator of horticulture at Old Sturbridge Village, will explain how vegetables have changed both in how they were valued and preserved, as well as in the actual varieties used. Bring your favorite vegetable seeds to share and exchange. Pelham Library’s Ramsdell Room, 2 South Valley Road, Pelham. 413-256-4606.

Wednesday, 14Dance

Hip-Hop Night with Crazefaze Dance Crew: 7 p.m. Beginner-intermediate hip-hop classes for all ages. The event is free; lessons cost $5 to $10. Free. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Salsa Wednesdays with McCoy and DJ Roger Jr.: 8 p.m. Dance instruction from 8 to 9, followed by Latin dance night. $3 cover; $10 dance lesson and cover. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Literary Arts

Fall Creative Writing Workshops: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. See Thursday’s listing.

“Taste and Tales of Massachusetts: History and Lore of Regional Cuisine”: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Author P. Ann Pieroway offers tastes and tales of favorite foods from Massachusetts. Samples of recipes from her cookbooks offered. Free raffle. Springfield City Library — East Forest Park Branch, 122 Island Pond Road, Springfield. 413-263-6836. lgrodofsky@springfieldlibrary.org.

Music

Irish Slow Session: 6:30 to 9 p.m. $5 suggested donation. DeCice Hall at The Marian Center, 1365 Northampton St., Holyoke. lvirishslowsession@aol.com.

“Yo Soy La Tradicion”: 7:30 p.m. Jazz saxophonist Miguel Zenón joins the classical Spektral Quartet for a suite that honors and explores the culture of Zenón’s native Puerto Rico. $10 to $35 Bowker Auditorium in Stockbridge Hall, 100 Holdsworth Way, UMass Amherst. 413-545-2511. facbox@umass.edu.

Open Mic at The Harp: 7 to 10 p.m. Free. The Harp Irish Pub, 163 Sunderland Road, North Amherst. dalereynolds@live.com.

Rub Wrongways Musicians: 7 to 8:15 p.m. How music can present complex ideas concisely, and stay relevant a century later. With Ryan Quinn, Henning Ohlenbusch, Lesa Bezo and Thane Thomsen. Free. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1013. fkaufmann@forbeslibrary.org.

UMass All-University Orchestra: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Led by graduate students Alexandria Black and Brian Cordova. Free. Grace Episcopal Church, 14 Boltwood Ave., Amherst. 413-577-2154. mlonghi@umass.edu.

Wheelhouse Karaoke: 8 p.m. Free. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center, 289 Main St., Greenfield. hawksandreed.com.

Theater

“The Examiner” by Richard Ballon: 7 to 9 p.m. Free, but donations accepted. Gateway City Arts, 92 Race St., Holyoke. ghostlightmass@gmail.com.

“Stop Kiss”: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. See Tuesday’s listing.

Film

“Dark Money”: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Film examines one of the greatest threats to American democracy: the influence of untraceable corporate money on elections and elected officials. Free. Forbes Library, 20 West St., Northampton. 413-587-1012. reference@forbeslibrary.org.

Festivals & Fairs

Fall Fest: 1 to 8:30 p.m. Live music by Jon Hollywood, a presentation by Agawam Paranormal, a baking contest, refreshments and more. Free. East Springfield Branch Library, 21 Osborne Terrace, Springfield. 413-263-6840. sjamison@springfieldlibrary.org.

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