FINE ARTS V SENIOR THESIS RECEPTION. Wednesday, April 16, 5 to 8 p.m., Mingo Gallery & Custom Framing, 284 Cabot St., Beverly. “AHA!” features the work of Montserrat seniors Aubrey Gauthier, Haley Vessey and Amanda Hawkins. The eighth senior exhibition in a weekly series of receptions. On view through April 25. firstname.lastname@example.org, 978-867-9624.
PLEIN-AIR PAINTINGS. On view throughout April at the Stetson Art Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. “Places I’ve been, Things that I’ve seen, A collection of paintings by Bill Cloutman,” an exhibit by Marblehead native and Salem resident William S. Cloutman. Gallery hours are weekdays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., (Mondays, 1 p.m.) and during church events at other times. uumarblehead.org or email@example.com.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org, 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” through April 12.
WATERCOLORS BY ANN JONES. On view through 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.
MEMORY CAFE. Thursday, April 10, 2 to 4 p.m., Wenham Museum, 132 Main St., Wenham. Persons with memory loss and their caregivers are invited. Reduced admission. 978-468-2337, www.wenhammuseum.org.
AUTISM EATS. Thursday, April 10, 6 to 8:30 p.m., The Recreational Education Center, 83 Pine St., No. 102, Peabody. REC sponsors second autism-friendly dinner event for families. Relaxed and fun space where REC support staff will assist children and young adults as they explore and play. Buffet dinner during which families will be able to mingle with others. Free admission to children. Visit www.AutismEats.org for details and tickets.