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Arts & Entertainment Calendar: Aug. 22 through Aug. 28

Thursday 22

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Open mic night hosted by Dan, Kip and Schultzy from Curly Fingers Dupree at 8:30 p.m. Plus Patriots vs. Lions preseason action at 7:30 p.m. on 14 HDTVs. No cover. 863-2882.

DEJA BREW CAFE & PUB, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell. Simon White & Friends. Reggae! 8 to 11:30 p.m. 978-544-2739. No cover. www.dejabrewpub.com.

THE RENDEZVOUS, 78 Third St., Turners Falls: Half Shaved Jazz. 8 p.m. Free. 863-2866.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. Kenny Chesney ticket giveaway upstairs in the sports bar from 8 to 10 p.m. Thirsty Thursdays and college night hosted by Big Dan in the Sports Bar. Beer Pong Tournament. Wear your college shirt or show your college ID to be entered in end-of-the-night prizes. 773-8313.

Libraries

GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield. ∎ Writer’s Lunch. Noon to 2 p.m. the library’s meeting room will be open each Monday through Thursday for a Writer’s Lunch. This is a self-directed free writing time open to any writer who is looking for a place to work through lunch. Bring your own lunch and beverage. Contact Jane Buchanan at 772-1544 for more details.

Music

COOP CONCERT at the Greenfield Energy Park, Miles Street, Greenfield. 6 to 8 p.m. Stephanie Marshall and the Annual Band. Free, but donations are welcome. Part of a summer series of concerts on Thursdays. Bring something to sit on. Picnickers welcome, so are kids. Just a short walk downhill from Main Street. www.coopconcerts.org. or www.greenfield-ma.gov. (Department of Recreation, Energy Park).

THE NORTHFIELD FARMERS MARKET: 3 to 6 p.m. 105 Main St., in front of Northfield Coffee and Books. (New location). Vendors will offer a variety of vegetables and fruits, meat, eggs, baked goods, plants, crafts and more.

Theater

“AN ILIAD,” based on a translation of “The Iliad” by Robert Fagles presented by Chester Theatre Company. Chester’s Historic Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Road, Chester. Wednesday through Saturday at 8 p.m., matinees Thursdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets $30 weekday (Wed. to Fri.), $35 weekend (Sat. and Sun.) www.chestertheatre.org. Through Sunday.

“THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE” presented by Shakespeare & Company, in the Bernstein Theatre, 70 Kemble St., Lenox. Set in the small village of Leenane, County Galway in Ireland, the play tracks the dysfunctional relationship between a mother and daughter who are locked in a dance of mutual loathing. 8:30 p.m. Tickets $10 to $50. 637-3353, www.shakespeare.org. Through Sept. 15. No Sundays or Mondays.

“CIRCLE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION” presented by Actors Theatre Playhouse, Brook and Main streets, West Chesterfield, N.H. Annie Baker’s play won the Best New American Play Award of 2009 because she captured life in a small, artsy Vermont town in such a touching and compassionate way. 7:30 p.m. Continues Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 31. Tickets $12 Thursdays, $15 Fridays and Saturdays. Reservations highly recommended. Call 877-666-1855, www.ATPlayhouse.org.

“HEROES” performed by Shakespeare & Co. 8:30 p.m. Elayne P. Bernstein Theatre, 70 Kemble Street, Lenox. $21 to $50. Through Sept. 1. www.shakespeare.org.

“LOVE’S LABOURS LOST” presented by Shakespeare and Co., 7:30 p.m., Tina Packer Playhouse, Lenox. $15 to $55. Through Sept. 1. www.shakespeare.org.

“MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN” follows Mother Courage, an artful canteen woman with the Swedish Army, who is intent on keeping her business and family alive amidst the destruction of the Thirty Years War. Through Sunday. Presented by Shakespeare & Co. in the Tina Packer Playhouse in Lenox. $15 to $95. Call the box office at 413-637-3353.

Friday 23

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Friday Night Karaoke in the Sports Bar with Dirty Johnny at 9 p.m. Dancing in the Extra Point Nightclub with DJ MIA at 10 p.m. Red Sox vs. Dodgers at 10 p.m. and NFL preseason action at 8 p.m. on 14 HDTVs. No cover. 863-2882.

DEJA BREW CAFE & PUB, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell. Kristen Ford. Indie Rock. 9 to 11:30 p.m. 978-544-2739. No cover. www.dejabrewpub.com.

IRON HORSE, 20 Center St., Northampton: 7 p.m. Carolyn Wonderland. Shelley King opens. $15, $18. www.iheg.com.

THE RENDEZVOUS, 78 Third St., Turners Falls: Danceteria with DJs Just Joan and Andujar. 9:30 p.m. Free. 863-2866, thevoo.net.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, Main Street, Greenfield: Red Sox vs. L.A. Dodgers at 10:10 p.m. Friday night madness with Big Dan in the sports bar. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. 773-8313.

Coffeehouses

MOCHA MAYA’S, 47 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls: Paddy Mills. 8 p.m. Winner 2013 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival Songwriting, Contest/Winner 2013 Rose Garden Coffeehouse Performing Songwriter Competition. Free; please tip the musicians. 625-6292, info@mochamayas.com.

Dance

ABENE AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM FESTIVAL at Brattleboro Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. Master Senegalese dance teacher and choreographer Caro Diallo will teach dance classes along with guest teacher Paper N’Diaye, Guinean drummer, Namory Keita. Gala performance Saturday at 8 p.m. with festival teachers and performers. Malian food, African crafts. All levels welcome. Presented by African Dance Vermont and the Arts Council of Windham County. For more information call 802-258-6475, www.africandancevt.com and ninth annual Abene Festival on Facebook.

AMHERST INTERNATIONAL FOLK DANCING: Every Friday night, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Bangs Community Center, Boltwood Walk, Amherst Center. Dances from the Balkans, Middle Eastern Europe, more. You need not bring a partner. Live music first Fridays of the month. Some teaching. Beginners welcome. Donation. 549-6748. www.amherstfolkdancing.org.

Films

POTHOLE PICTURES at 51 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls presents “How Green Was My Valley.” 7:30 p.m. Entertainment at 7 with Ken Swiatek playing folk music. Repeats Saturday with Patrick Boyd Owens & Friends playing eclectic guitar. Though released in 1941, it touches on such modern issues as immigration, union organizing, women’s rights and religious bigotry as the small prosperous village deals with decline and economic depression. Starring Walter Pidgeon and Maureen O’Hara. $6 adults, $4 children 12 and under. Handicapped accessible; air conditioned.

Libraries

GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield. ∎ Writers’ Workshop. Noon to 2 p.m. Fridays. Jane Buchanan and Joannah Whitney lead the program, which includes writing exercises and discussion and an opportunity to share what has been written. Participants encouraged to attend the open writing periods during the week as well. No charge and registration not required. Contact Buchanan at 772-1544 for more details. ■ Open for Business. 2 p.m. Reliable WiFi and a quiet workspace in the LeVanway Meeting Room Mondays and Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m.

Literary

“FAITH AND FANTASTIC FICTION” author Maren Tirabassi will host an interactive presentation. 7 p.m. Mariposa Museum & World Culture Center, 26 Main St., Peterborough, N.H. Discover how fiction expresses religious imagination, and particularly how the “world-building” of classic and contemporary science fiction and fantasy explores sacred geography. $7 adults, $4 members, $3 children and students. Wheelchair accessible.

Music

BROADWAY BEATS: a musical revue presented by The Country Players. 7 p.m. Frontier Regional School Auditorium, Deerfield. Repeats Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. The show features songs from such musicals as “Pippin,” “Grease,” “Wicked,” “Hairspray,” “Phantom of the Opera,” “Evita,” “Sweeney Todd” and “Chicago.” Tickets $15 general admission, students and seniors $12. For reservations and tickets call 522-6910, www.countryplayers.org. Cash or check only at the door; credit card purchases available on the website. Fundraiser for The Country Players.

KEVIN PARRY performs poolside at the Sitzmark, West Dover, Vt. 6 to 9 p.m. Classic rock acoustic style. Outdoor dining. Free. 802-464-3384, www.kevinparrymusic.com.

MONTAGUE BOOK MILL, 440 Greenfield Road, Montague. Zak Trojano and Sorcha. 8 p.m. Sorcha’s “sultry and jazzy” voice captures the blues, jazz and country influences in her music. Wielding acoustic guitar and claw hammer banjo, Trojano, a 2012 Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Emerging Artist “unveils a suite of musical styles that shows a wide-ranging songwriting ability, witty verses with smart rhymes.” (Portland Phoenix). 367-9206, www.montaguebookmill.com.

Potpourri

COMIC RELIEF ... DISASTER RELIEF: 6:30 p.m. New England Youth Theatre, Flat Street, Brattleboro, Vt. Comedy, juggling, mime and magic. Family-friendly show to benefit the Foyer Evangelique Universel Orphanage, Haiti. Featuring Chris “Hoopoe” Yerlig and Henry the Juggler. $10 adults, $8 children; under 2 free. Tickets at the door or at Everyone’s Books on Elliot Street in Brattleboro, Vt.

GREAT FALLS DISCOVERY CENTER, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls: “Discovery Hour: Slithery Snakes.” 10:30 go 11:30 a.m. Young children ages 3 to 6 and their parents are invited to join refuge staff as we explore different things about local wildlife and the places they live.

LEFTY’S BEER TASTING at Ryan and Casey’s, Main Street, Greenfield. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Pint glass giveaway.

Theater

“AN ILIAD” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“CIRCLE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“LES FAUX PAS: or the Counterplots” performed by Shakespeare & Co. 5:30 p.m. in the Rose Footprint Teatre, 70 Kemble St., Lenox. Through Aug. 24. www.shakespeare.org.

“MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“HEROES” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN” presented by Barre Players, 64 Common St., Barre. An average day in the life of Charlie Brown written by Charles M. Schulz, creator of “Peanuts.” This award-winning musical shows a day made up of little moments picked from all the days of Charlie Brown, mixed in with the lives of his friends and strung together on the string of a single day. 7:30 p.m. Continues Saturdays and Aug. 23 and 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday and Aug. 25 at 2 p.m. Tickets $14 general admission, $12 seniors, $10 students, $7 children up to age 12. For ticket information and reservations, call 978-355-2096 or online at barreplayerstheater.com.

“WILDER WILLIAMS” two one-act plays: Thornton Wilder’s “The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden” and Tennessee Williams’ “Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen.” North Hall, 40 Searle Road, Huntington. 8 p.m. Continues Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m..., and Sunday at 2 p.m. Fully staged actors’ equity productions $15 at the door, students free. Wheelchair accessible. 667-5543. 667-5543, www.northhallhuntington.org.

Saturday 24

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, Turners Falls: Turners Falls Red Sox vs. Dodgers at 4 p.m. NASCAR from Bristol at 7:30 p.m. on 14 HDTVs followed by all the hottest dance music spun by DJ J-ill in the Extra Point Nightclub at 10 p.m. No cover. 863-2882.

DEJA BREW CAFE & PUB, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell. Wendell Country Store’s 20th anniversary party with music by Dedicated to Delilah. ’80s pop rock and ballads. 9 to 11:30 p.m. 978-544-2739. No cover. www.dejabrewpub.com.

IRON HORSE, 20 Center St., Northampton. ∎ 7 p.m. Pousette-Dart Band. $17.50, $20. ∎ 10 p.m. The McLovins. Flabberghaster opens. $10, $13. www.iheg.com.

THE RENDEZVOUS, 78 Third St., Turners Falls. boomboom II (DJs,) 9:30 p.m. $2. 863-2866.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield: Red Sox vs. L.A. Dodgers at 4:05 p.m. Saturday night madness with Tyler downstairs in Taylor’s Tavern. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. 773-8313.

Coffeehouses

MOCHA MAYA’S 47 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls: Eric Kehoe. 8 p.m. Mixing social consciousness and storytelling, love and longing, Kehoe creates music rich in the traditions of folk and rock legends, coupled with thoughtful, poetic lyrics. Admission is free; please tip the musicians. 625-6292, info@mochamayas.com.

Dance

ABENE AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM FESTIVAL continues. See Friday’s listing.

PIONEER VALLEY BALLET open house. At the ballet studio, 116 Pleasant St., Suite 155, Easthampton. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Meet the staff, tour the studio, register school-year training programs, register to audition for The Nutcracker” and observe PVB’s advanced dancers in rehearsal. 527-6363, www.pioneervalleyballet.org.

Films

POTHOLE PICTURES: “How Green Was My Valley” concludes. See Friday’s listing.

Literary

ERIC CARLE MUSEUM OF PICTURE BOOK ART, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst: Special storytime with David Rowinski. 2 p.m. Join author Rowinski and illustrator Dea Lenihan as they take a journey through the dreamlike art of “The Open Pillow” and share the story behind how the book came to be. Book signing to follow. 2 p.m. Free with admission 658-1105, www.carlemuseum.org.

Music

BROADWAY BEATS continues. See Friday’s listing.

THE GRACE NOTES, barbershop quartet, will perform for the first time in 15 years. 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Warwick Old Home Days. Their final performance.

KEVIN PARRY performs poolside at the Sitzmark, West Dover, Vt. 6 to 9 p.m. Classic rock acoustic style. Outdoor dining. Free. 802-464-3384, www.kevinparrymusic.com.

e_SDLqA PERFECT SPOT OF TEA at Porter-Phelps-Huntington Museum, 130 River Drive, Hadley continues. JMPT Quartet, an acoustic quartet with Old World flavor. Seating at 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. on the museum’s back veranda. Local musicians will perform while guests sip tea and taste pastries donated by local restaurants. Saturdays through Aug. 31. For more information, call 584-4699 or go to www.pphmuseum.org.

RAY MASON performs at The Thirsty Mind, 23 College St., Village Commons, South Hadley. 7 to 9 p.m. No cover; tips appreciated. 538-9309.

TOBY WALKER, internationally acclaimed roots music fingerstyle guitar virtuoso in concert. 7 p.m. Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery, 139 Main St., Brattleboro, Vt. Steve Chipman of Chester, Vt., guitarist, and acoustic bassist Thom Huntington will open the concert. $20. Benefit for Twilight Music. For reservations and information, call 802-254-9276.

TOOL TOWN LIVE concert series kicks off at the Uptown Common, near 1500 Main St., Athol with the Reprobate Blues Band, blues/rock legends. 7 to 9 p.m. Refreshments available for purchase. Free. In case of rain, the concert will take place in Memorial Hall, 584 Main St., Athol.

Potpourri

ASHFIELD FARMERS MARKET on Ashfield Town Common. 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 21 vendors offering a variety of locally grown and locally made farm products. Annual and perennial plants, vegetable starts, organic eggs, mixed greens, flowers, honey, maple syrup, pork, beef, elixirs, full selection of vegetables, hard cider, mead, bread, pastries and coffee. Turkish prepared food, apples, peaches, blueberries and weekly musical entertainment. 625-6365. Every Saturday through October.

GREAT FALLS DISCOVERY CENTER, 2 Avenue A, Turners Falls: Watershed History: the Story of the Great Hall. 1 to 2 p.m. Originally built as a machine shop during the early days of industrialization in Turners Falls, the Great Hall building of the Discovery Center has a great story. Investigate tales of machines, fly fishing rods, historic preservation and more. If you have a story to tell, come tell it!. 863-3221, www.greatfallsdiscoverycenter.org.

GREENFIELD FARMERS MARKET at Court Square, Greenfield. 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 25 vendors offering a variety of locally grown and produced farm products and locally made crafts. Starter vegetable plants hanging baskets, perennial and annual flower plants, herb plants and culinary herbs, mixed greens, baby spinach, microgreens, honey, maple syrup, homemade jams, fresh-baked breads, cookies, grass-fed lamb, beef, goat and pork, locally raised poultry and, new this year, sustainable Cape Cod fish and more. Check the website at www.greenfieldfarmersmarket.com for vendors, entertainment and events at the market. Every Saturday through fall.

LEFTY’S BREWING CO. weekly brewery tour. 2 to 4 p.m., 301 Wells St., Greenfield. Free to those 21 and over. www.leftysbrew.com or 475-3449.

WELCOME TO CO-OP VALLEY: a celebration of Co-Cycle and Our Co-operative Economy. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Green Fields Market, Main Street, Greenfield. “Bike-check,” bring your bicycle for a check-up. Enter to win a bicycle, Upcycle courier bag and other prizes. WHAI and WRSI radio stations prize giveaways. Sampling of co-op prepared foods. Music by Pat & Tex LaMountain, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Kids activities include face painting, chalk drawing and make your own Sunday at 1 p.m.

Theater

“THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“CIRCLE MIRROR TRANSFORMATION” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“FIFTH OF JULY” continues. See Friday’s listing.

“HEROES” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“AN ILIAD” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“LOVE’S LABOURS LOST” concludes. See Thursday’s listing.

“YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN” continues. See Friday’s listing.

“WILDER WILLIAMS” continues. See Friday’s listing.

Sunday 25

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. PGA golf at 3 p.m. Saints vs. Texas at 4 p.m.; Vikings vs. 49ers at 8 p.m. Red Sox vs. Dodgers at 8 p.m. on 14 HDTVs. 863-2882.

DEJA BREW, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell: Moonlight and Morning Star. New and old rhythm and blues. 8 to 10 p.m.

IRON HORSE, 20 Center St., Northampton. 7 p.m. Popa Chubby. $12.50, $15. www.iheg.com.

THE MONTAGUE INN, Route 63, Montague: Free Pool Sunday. 768-7336.

THE RENDEZVOUS, 78 Third St., Turners Falls: TNT Karaoke. 9 p.m. Free. 863-2866, thevoo.net.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield. Red Sox vs. L.A. Dodgers at 3 p.m. Free pool all night with Big Dan in the sports Bar. 773-8313.

Coffeehouses

MOCHA MAYA’S 47 Bridge St., Shelburne Falls: Circus Mutt. Mutt music happens when two Pennsylvania boys and a fella from North Carolina get together, combining the shared influences of rock and roll, reggae, jazz and bluegrass while remaining true to their working-class roots and country-loving sentiments. Grassroots rockgrass. Rock-roots grassgrass. 2:30 p.m. Admission is free; please tip the musicians. 625-6292, info@mochamayas.com.

WEST DOVER INN, Route 100, West Dover, Vt.: Kevin Parry plays classic rock and roll on acoustic guitar. 1 to 4 p.m. 802-464-5207, www.kevinparrymusic.com.

Dance

ABENE AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM FESTIVAL continues. See Friday’s listing.

GUIDING STAR GRANGE, 401 Chapman St., Greenfield: Contra dance and celebration 2 to 6 p.m. Music by Swallowtail. Free dance to honor the memory of Betty Ann Sather, whose bequest made the new Grange dance floor possible. Light refreshments. www.guidingstargrange.org.

Music

BOSTON JAZZ GUITARIST Mitch Seidman, bassist Jamie MacDonald, and drummer Claire Arenius will perform at the Open Music Collective, Cottonmill, 74 Cotton Mill Hill, Brattleboro, Vt.. 4 p.m. $10. openmusiccollective.org, 802-275-5054.

BROADWAY BEATS concludes. See Friday’s listing.

MONTAGUE BOOK MILL, 440 Greenfield Road, Montague: Snakepriest blurs the boundaries of original pop genius and shameless plagiarism. Kieran Lally returns to the Bookmill to shred some heart-wrenching old standards and deep, grumbling serenades. 8 p.m. $5. 367-9206, www.montaguebookmill.com.

OLD DEERFIELD SUNDAY AFTERNOON Concert Series continues with featured performers “The Black Man in Song.” Irwin Reese, tenor, Julia Bady, piano. Concert in tribute to Lucy Terry Prince, Deerfield’s 18th-century African-American resident and America’s first African-American poet who was also known for her singing and storytelling. Final concert of the season. In the music room of Memorial Hall Museum, 8 Memorial St., Old Deerfield. $10; $5 students and seniors. For more information, call Memorial Hall Museum at 774-3768, ext. 10.

TWILIGHT ON THE TAVERN Lawn concert on the Tavern Lawn, downtown Putney, Vt. 5:30 p.m. Prydein. Bagpipe rock quintet that brings a rock ‘n roll sensibility to a traditional Celtic repertoire. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. In case of rain, the concert will take place at Next Stage at 15 Kimball Hill. Free. Food will be available. 802-387-5772, www.twilightmusic.org.

SHELBURNE ARTS COOPERATIVE celebrates its 15th anniversary with a reception and music with folk musicians Sue Granz and Ben Tousley performing in the gallery from 3 to 3:30 and 4 to 4:30 p.m.

WHEELING FOR HEALING bike ride benefit sponsored by Baystate Franklin Medical Center. The bike ride starts and ends at the White Eagle Polish Picnic Ground, 249 Plain Road, Greenfield. The events include a family-friendly 3-mile flat ride “around the block,” a local 10-mile route featuring the Greenfield Bike Trail; a moderate 25-mile ride through Bernardston, Gill and the Turners Falls and Greenfield bike trails, and a challenging 50-mile route up into the hills of Warwick and Wendell. Event is not a race. $50 registration, $25 for children 12 and under, includes exhibits, barbecue cookout, raffles, live music following the ride. For more information, call 773-2573, baystatehealth.org/wheelingforhealing.

Theater

“AN ILIADe_SDRq concludes See Thursday’s listing.

“HEROES” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“SHAHRAZAD” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN” concludes. See Thursday’s listing.

“YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN” concludes. See Friday’s listing.

“WILDER WILLIAMSe_SDRq concludes. See Friday’s listing.

Monday 26

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Monday Night Baseball on 14 HDTVs. 863-2882.

DEJA BREW, 57A Lockes Village Road, Wendell: All Small Caps. 7 to 10 p.m. A Night of Spoken Word. Doors open at 7 p.m. Open mic portion of the reading will begin at 7:30, featured readers to follow. Limited Poetry Night menu available until 9 p.m. All welcome.

THE RENDEZVOUS, 78 Third St., Turners Falls: Dada Dino’s open mike. 8 p.m. Sign ups begin at 7:30 p.m. Free. 863-2866, thevoo.net.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield. Free pool all night in the sports bar. Country music with Host Kathy and her candy bowl. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. Monday Madness with Big Dan in the Sports Bar and free pool all night. 773-8313.

Dance

ABENE AFRICAN DANCE & DRUM FESTIVAL concludes. See Friday’s listing.

Libraries

GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield. ∎ Family Night, Monday evenings at 6:30. Free. LeVanway Meeting Room. Movie Night. ∎ Sunshine Story Time. 10 a.m. Kay Lyons brings a blend of read-aloud, sing-along, play-along fun to families with young children. In the LeVanway Meeting room. For more information, contact Lyons at 772-1544, ext. 5, www.greenfieldpubliclibrary.org. ∎ Writer’s Lunch. Noon to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Self-directed free writing time. Bring own lunch and beverage. ∎ Open for Business. Reliable WiFi and a quiet workspace in the LeVanway Meeting Room Mondays through Fridays from 2 to 5 p.m.

Tuesday 27

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Two free games of pool with each pitcher of beer plus Red Sox vs. Baltimore on 14 HDTVs. 863-2882.

IRON HORSE, 20 Center St., Northampton: ∎ 10 p.m. Latin Dance Night. No cover. www.iheg.com.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield: Red Sox vs. Baltimore at 7:10 p.m. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. Trivia at 7 p.m. Open Beer Pong tournament with Megan starts at 9 p.m. 773-8313.

Libraries

GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield: Writer’s Lunch. Noon to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Self-directed free writing time. Bring your own lunch and beverage.

Potpourri

TRANSPERFORMANCE XXIII: BEYOND BOB: Northampton’s annual end of summer music festival. 4 to 9:30 p.m. Pines Theater, Look Park, Northampton. Bob Marley, Bob Dylan, Bobby Darin and Roberta Flack will be just a few of the “Bobs” who will be covered by local musicians. Food available from local restaurants. No pets, no coolers, no beverages. Adults $8, $10 at the door; seniors $5; children 12 and under $3.www.northamptonartscouncil.org. Rain date Wednesday. If rain predicted both days: Thurs. Aug. 29 at Northampton High School. See Sheryl Hunter’s column on Page D4 for more on the show.

Theater

“THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

Wednesday 28

Clubs

BETWEEN THE UPRIGHTS, 23 Avenue A, Turners Falls. Hump Night Karaoke with Dirty Johnny from 9 p.m. to midnight. Red Sox vs. Orioles at 7 p.m. on 14 HDTVs. No cover. 863-2882.

TAYLOR’S TAVERN, 238 Main St., Greenfield. Red Sox vs. Baltimore at 7:10 p.m. Watch 11 50-inch HDTVs. Restaurant Appreciation Night. Come in wearing your work shirt or show a pay stub and receive a special prize from Big Dan in the Sports Bar. Free pool for bar/restaurant employees. Sign up for complimentary prizes and giveaways. 773-8313.

Dance

LINE DANCING at the Moose Lodge, 20 School St., Greenfield. 7 to 10 p.m. Beginner to intermediate. Ring the doorbell for admittance. $5 per session. Beginner lessons at 7 p.m. Intermediate at 8. For more information, call Pat at 665-4260, jokellogg@aol.com.

Libraries

GREENFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY, 402 Main St., Greenfield. Writer’s Lunch. Noon to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Self-directed free writing time. Bring your own lunch and beverage.

Music

WATERMELON WEDNESDAYS concert in the historic West Whately Chapel, near the corner of Williamsburg and Conway roads, West Whately. 7:30 p.m. Bruce Molsky and Paula Bradley. Old-time, Americana. Tickets available on www.watermelonwednesdays.com.

Potpourri

ANNUAL COMMUNITY BREAKFAST in the Student Union Ballroom at Umass, Amherst. 7:30 to 9 a.m. Speakers include UMass Amherst Chancellor Kumble Subbaswamy and Larry Archey, president of the Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce. $8 advanced; $10 at the door (cash or check only). www.umassconferenceservices.com/registraiton.

GREAT FALLS FARMERS MARKET, Avenue A and Second Street, Turners Falls, next to the Great Falls Discovery Center. 2 to 6 p.m. Fresh in-season local produce, perennials, annuals, vegetable plants, crafts and baked goods. Entertainment is frequently provided. Rain or shine. More information on Facebook.

Theater

“THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

“HEROES” continues. See Thursday’s listing.

Don't miss the Pioneer Valley Symphony Chorus's Open Rehearsal, Tuesday, August 27th at 7:30pm, at The Barn at Bement School, 94 Old Main Street, Deerfield, MA. All voice parts needed, all experience levels welcome.

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