Bulletin board, published daily, lists upcoming events in the region open to the public. For best bets in the world of arts and entertainment, check out the calendar in the Spotlight section of ELF every Thursday. Events and activities listed below take place Friday, Dec. 7.

Meetings, clubs

Knitting Group, join friendly knitters, crocheters, stitchers, all are welcome, 10 a.m.-noon, Jaffrey Public Library, 38 Main St., Jaffrey. Julie Perrin, 532-7301, library@townofjaffrey.com.

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Easygoing Hike at Cooper Hill Community Forest, join Lee Baker and Rich Taylor for a moderately strenuous, 3-mile round-trip hike to the top of Cooper Hill in Marlborough, bring lunch and meet at 10 a.m. in the pull-off at the intersection of Route 101 and Chesham Road in Dublin, back by 2:30 p.m.

Holiday Open House, with a theme of animals, the museum will be festooned with traditional Christmas decorations, 7-8:30 p.m., Horatio Colony House Museum, 199 Main St., Keene.