SHELBURNE FALLS — Taise Advent Service: A time for quiet and songs of comfort and strength to increase light and love in our lives and in the world in this time of waiting. All are welcome, come as you are: Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7 p.m. at Trinity Church, 17 Severance St.
GREENFIELD — Join this Impromptu Christmas Pageant telling the story of Jesus’ birth on Sunday, Dec. 9, at Second Congregational Church on Bank Row. All are welcome to have a role or to be in the audience. One rehearsal at 3 p.m., followed by the Pageant (with costumes) at 4 p.m. Then stay for a mac ‘n’ cheese dinner for everyone right after the pageant.