STUDIO DISCOVERY: PAPER PULP SCULPTURES. Saturday, Sept. 7, 1 to 3 p.m., Peabody Essex Museum Atrium, East India Square, Salem. Join an artist from the Boston Paper Collective as she shows how to transform a piece of paper into a new 3-D work of art. Free with museum admission. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.
“MY HEART” EXHIBIT RECEPTION. Sunday, Sept. 8, noon to 2 p.m., Stetson Art Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Church, 28 Mugford St., Marblehead. The gallery reopens for the season with “My HeART,” an exhibit of new works by Marblehead artist Holly Aloha Jaynes. Exhibit consists primarily of collages depicting subjects of value and interest to the artist. uumarblehead.org or email@example.com.
STORY TRAILS: MOOSE ON THE LOOSE. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2 to 3 p.m., Peabody Essex Museum, East India Square, Salem. Read “This Moose Belongs to Me,” then create a painting inspired by Oliver Jeffers’ illustrations. For children ages 5 to 8 with adult. Purchase tickets on day of program. Meet at information desk. www.pem.org/calendar or 978-745-9500, ext. 3011.
FLYING HORSE OUTDOOR SCULPTURE EXHIBIT RECEPTION. Sunday, Sept. 8, 3 p.m., Pingree School, 537 Highland St., South Hamilton. Reception with artists of the Flying Horse Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit, which features 30 sculptures displayed on the grounds of Pingree School. Free; open to the public seven days a week during daylight hours. www.pingree.org, 978-468-4415.
“BEHIND THE NAME” RECEPTION. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 4 to 6 p.m., Hall Library Archive & Museum Gallery, Endicott College, 376 Hale St., Beverly. Endicott College’s Archives & Museum presents “Behind The Name,” an exhibit that introduces the individuals behind the names of the buildings on campus. Exhibit includes objects, photographs, and paper ephemera. Exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. On view through Dec. 18. Barbara Broudo, 978-232-2257.
PUBLIC ARTIST TALK: BAHAR YURUKOGLU. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 11:30 a.m., Montserrat College of Art, 23 Essex St., Beverly. Artist talk by Bahar Yurukoglu whose work features a combination of photography, sculpture and moving image in indoor and outdoor installations. Yurukoglu’s exhibit, “Melting North,” is on view in Montserrat’s 301 Gallery through Sept. 21. Public welcome. firstname.lastname@example.org, 978-867-9624, www.montserrat.edu/galleries/.