MAA GALLERY TALK. Saturday, March 22, 2 to 4 p.m., Marblehead Arts Association, King Hooper Mansion Gallery, 8 Hooper St., Marblehead. Photographer Peter Morris will discuss the stories behind each of his photographs featured at the MAA in an exhibit called “Photographs From Interesting Places.” A second talk will be held April 12. Exhibit on view through April 20. Free. www.marbleheadarts.org.
CELEBRATING THE WILDFLOWERS OF MARBLEHEAD. Tuesday, March 25, 6:30 p.m., Abbot Public Library, 235 Pleasant St., Marblehead. A celebration of “Wildflowers of Marblehead: Photographs by Dennis Curtin,” an exhibit on view at Abbot Library, which coincides with the Marblehead Conservancy’s annual meeting, featuring an illustrated talk titled “Genetic Diversity in the Landscape” by Mark Richardson, director of horticulture at the New England Wildflower Society. Richardson will discuss ways that individual gardeners in coastal regions can make decisions, in their own gardens, to help preserve and strengthen local ecosystems. All are welcome. Light refreshments served. 781-631-1481, www.abbotlibrary.org.
SCULPTURES IN WOOD. Exhibit, “Sculptures in Wood: Students of Joseph Wheelwright,” on view through April 19, at ArcWorks Community Art Center, 22 Foster St., Peabody. Free. email@example.com, 978-531-7146.
SUSAN DODGE EXHIBIT. Paintings and prints by Salem artist and Marblehead native Susan Dodge are on view in the lobby of the Salem Theatre Company, 90 Lafayette St., Salem, during the showing of “Heroes” from March 20 to April 12.
WATERCOLORS BY ANN JONES. On view March and April at Hamilton-Wenham Public Library, 14 Union St., South Hamilton. Exhibit features watercolor paintings of local landscapes, as well as landscapes from her travels to England, Nova Scotia and Egypt. www.hwlibrary.org.
PHOTOGRAPHS BY ELISABETH NEVILLE. On view throughout March at the Stetson Art Gallery in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St. uumarblehead.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
AMANDA BEARD. Original artwork by Amanda Beard, illustrator and designer from Beverly, on view through April 4 at Beverly Bank, 254 Cabot St., Beverly, during regular banking hours. www.amandabeardart.com.