As Christmas approaches, many holiday-themed events are being held across the Monadnock Region. Here are some taking place Saturday:
Annual Christmas Fair, baked goods, preserves and candy, berry bowls, plants and wreaths, crafts, luncheon 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 9 a.m.-2 p.m., United Church of Christ, 23 Central Square, Keene. Information: 352-4136.
St. George Christmas Bazaar, Greek pastries and local crafts, visit from St. Nick, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hellenic Hall, St. George Greek Orthodox, 70 West St., Keene. Information: 831-1282, email@example.com
Make Your Own Holiday Centerpiece, make centerpiece of greens, leaves, flowers and candles with local floral designer Dee Burns, tools and materials provided, $20. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Facebook page, 1:30 p.m., Jaffrey Woman’s Club, 33 Main St., Jaffrey. Information: 532-4065.
Craft Fair, featuring artists, crafters and vendors, bake sale, raffles and food, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., American Legion John Humiston Post 11, 20 Webster St., Jaffrey. Information: 532-7975, email@example.com
Greens Sale, decorated and plain wreaths, roping, swags, kissing balls, berry bowls, crafts, hot luncheon 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Keene Unitarian Universalist Church, 67 Washington St., Keene. Information: 357-7875, firstname.lastname@example.org
Holiday Artisan Sale, local artist Kristina Wentzell, will open her studio to general public, with work of guest jewelry designer Marcia Passos-Duffy of Geo-Graphic Gems and fresh evergreen wreaths, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 87 Ashuelot St., Keene. Information: 903-5902, email@example.com
Holiday Book Sale, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Mount Caesar Union Library, 628 Old Homestead Highway, Swanzey. Information: 357-0476, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Jaffrey Civic Center, 40 Main St., Jaffrey.
Holiday Faire, cookie walk $3/dozen, lunch $3/person, corn chowder or chicken with rice, greens, hand-crafted items, quilt raffle, 20 raffle baskets, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., The Keene Senior Center, 70 Court St., Keene. Information: 352-5037, email@example.com
Holiday Open House, old-time historic home festooned with traditional Christmas decorations and images of animals from museum’s collection, tree of animal-inspired ornaments made by students, cookies and hot cider, 1 p.m., Horatio Colony Museum, 199 Main St., Keene.
Holiday Trees in Peterborough, 60 uniquely decorated Christmas trees, kids’ iSpy game, visits from Santa, raffles and free baked goods, free, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Peterborough Community Center, 25 Elm St. Information: 924-8080, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jonathan Daniels Craft Fair, handmade items, holiday gifts and decorations, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Jonathan Daniels Preschool, 227 Maple Ave., Keene. Information: 354-2106, email@example.com
Peterborough’s Hometown Holiday, cookies and cocoa at Monadnock Center for History and Culture on Grove Street from 5 to 7 p.m.; Lantern parade step off at 5:45 p.m. on Grove Street with tree lighting to follow at Putnam Park, Peterborough. https://monadnockcenter.org.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town, visit and take photos with Santa and his elves, decorating cookies, by donation, Santa, Frosty and Elf arrive with police and fire escort at 1 p.m., 1-2:30 p.m., Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main St., Brattleboro.