Community Jam benefits relief efforts abroad

Nina Violet is one of several musicians performing at Saturday's Potluck Jam. — File photo by Ralph Stewart

The fifth annual Thanksgiving Chilmark Community Potluck Jam will take place at the Chilmark Community Center on Saturday, Nov. 30, at 5 pm. The event, organized by Alex Karalekas, includes 27 local musicians including Jemima James, Nina Violet, Willy Mason, Mike Benjamin, Dan Waters, John Stanwood, and more.

In lieu of admission, guests are asked to bring a Thai-themed potluck dish. Donations will be accepted to raise money for typhoon relief efforts in the Philippines in conjunction with Wednesday night’s Help for Haiyan benefit at The Ritz. For more information, contact the Chilmark Community Center at 508-645-9484.