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,

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 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,

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,

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,

Holiday Book Sale, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Mount Caesar Union Library, 628 Old Homestead Highway, Swanzey. Information: 357-0476,

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,

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,

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,

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.

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.