Openings

Friday, Oct. 1

Chilmark Bank, 4 to 6 pm. Artists’ reception, oil paintings by Ruth Major and wildlife art sculptures by Janet Messineo. Runs through October 15.

Saturday, Oct. 2

Edgartown Library, 3 pm, Remembering Jackie Pimentel. Sculpture by Zimbabwean artist Enoch Mufundi will be dedicated in a brief ceremony honoring the memory of former Edgartown resident Jacqueline Pimentel, long-time Island resident and arts advocate who died this past October. All are welcome to attend the dedication and the following reception.

Pequot Hotel Art Show, 6 to 8 pm, opening reception, local and regional artists. Pequot Hotel, Oak Bluffs. $5 donation benefits Oak Bluffs Library in honor of Betty Boyd. 508-693-5087.

Saturday, Oct. 9

Island Elderly Housing Artists and Crafts Show, 1 to 3 pm in the Community Room of Woodside Village 2. The artists and craftsmen living at Island Elderly Housing, Inc. (IEH) will display paintings, sculpture, photography, ceramics, needlepoint, books, and other crafts. IEH on Vineyard Haven/Edgartown Road, opposite the regional high school. 508-693-5880 ext. 12.