STORY TRAILS: UNDER THE COBBLESTONES. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2 to 3 p.m., meet at information desk, Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem. Meet author/illustrator Joe McKendry and hear the stories he uncovered while writing “Beneath the Streets of Boston,” then draw with the artist. Tickets available on day of program. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.
BEAR GALLERY RECEPTION. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 4 to 6 p.m., 100 Cummings Center, Suite 106H, Beverly. Montserrat College of Art’s student-run gallery will host an exhibition dedicated to Montserrat’s current sophomore class. “The Sophomore Show” will be a documentation of the development of skill the students have achieved during the academic year. On view through Jan. 30. firstname.lastname@example.org,www.montserrat.edu/galleries.
“SELF REVEALED.” A mixed fiber media show of wearable art pieces, created by fiber artist Robin Taliesin, will be on display for most of January in the Stetson Gallery of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Marblehead, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. Selected works are all one-of-a-kind, handcrafted items. The gallery is open during church events, when church staff are in the building and by appointment. 781-639-1215, email@example.com, 508-641-0767 or 617-285-6265.
FINZ SEAFOOD AND GRILL. Jan. 11, 9 p.m. to midnight, Sturdy Moss. 76 Wharf St., Pickering Wharf, Salem. 978-774-8485.
GULU-GULU. Jan. 10, Bryan Pero and the Tired Horses; Jan. 11, Michael Kelley & The Hot Blue Q; Jan. 12, Jamaica Plain Jazz Collective; Jan. 16, Open Mike Shindig. Show time is 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted. 247 Essex St., Salem. 978-740-8882.
HARDCOVER CAFE. Jan. 11, Steve Baglioni. 15A Newbury St. (Route 1 north), Danvers. 978-774-1223.
HOWLING WOLF TAQUERIA. Jan. 11, Nick Consone; Jan. 12, David Fischer and Erik Farnsworth; Jan. 13, 6:30 p.m., Steve Spungin. Show time is 10 p.m., unless otherwise noted. 76 Lafayette St., Salem. 978-774-9653 or www.feedyourwolf.com.
IN A PIG’S EYE. Jan. 10, Ali Manionn and Mike Mele; Jan. 11, 4 to 7 p.m., Blues Jam followed by Dave Bailin and the Bailouts, 9 to 11:30 p.m.; Jan. 12, Juke Joint 5; Jan. 13, Ervin Dhimo Trio; Jan. 14, Open Mike with Spike Emerson; Jan. 16, 2 Base Hit. 148 Derby St., Salem. 978-741-4436.