North Adams: Christmas Party for Children

All Saints Episcopal Church will present its fourth annual children's Christmas party from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at the church, 59 Summer St. The event will include free make-it and take-it holiday crafts, games, carols, goodies, and a visit from Santa.
Call 413-664-9656 for more information.

North Adams: Holiday Art Show Opening Reception

The public is invited to a free opening reception for the "Made by Hand Holiday Art Show," formerly the 99 Cents Affordable Art Show, from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at MCLA Gallery 51, 51 Main St.
All art will be priced between $1 and $100, and can be taken to go to be given as gifts.The show celebrates the artwork of local and regional artists and includes sculpture, ceramics, watercolors, jewelry, paintings, cards, collages, fiber, book arts, photography, and printmaking.
The show will run through Saturday, Dec. 29.
The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 413-662-5320 or visit www.mcla.edu/gallery51.

North Adams: Drury Stage Hosting Folk Artist Grammer

The Drury Performing Arts Management team announces a performance by local folk artist Tracy Grammer at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, on Drury High School's new Club 315 stage. Drury students will open the concert.
As a solo act, Grammer plays the violin and guitar, transforming her music into a story. She was previously half of a "postmodern, mythic American folk" duo with Dave Carter.
Grammer is on tour celebrating the release of "Low Tide," her first album of original songs. Tickets are available at  tracygrammerdpac.brownpapertickets.com. Cost is $10, $5 for students.