Fine Arts & Artisans Holiday Show and Sale
From artwork to cards, jewelry, ceramics, home goods, books, t-shirts, scarves, tree ornaments, posters and more. Dec. 23 from 5-7 p.m., and Dec. 24 from 1-5 p.m., Deblois Gallery, 134 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, 401-847-9977, Instagram/debloisgallery.
James L. Maher Center Holiday Greenery Sale
Selection of fresh balsam trees and wreaths as well as swags, balsam roping, poinsettias and more, Dec. 17 and 18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Maher Center Garden Center, 910 Aquidneck Ave., Middletown, 401-846-4600, mahercenter.org.
A cooking class: tamales are a traditional Christmas food throughout Mexico and the Southwestern US. A tamalada is a tamale-making party. People share stories, remember loved ones and gossip, Dec. 17 from 3-6 p.m., $50 (children under 10 free), Jamestown Arts Center, 18 Valley St., Jamestown, jamestownartscenter.org.