Saturday, Dec. 2

Curry-Del Norte Orchestra performs at 7 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church, 94190 Fifth St., Gold Beach. Adult tickets are $10 in advance and available at Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach, Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City. Tickets are $12 at the door. Students are admitted free. For more information, visit www.CurryDelNorteOrchestra.org or send email to currydelnorteorchestra@gmail.com.

John Aughinbaugh, also known as Tiger Lily, plays Christmas music on banjo from noon to 2 p.m. at Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Coffee and tea will be served. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Lynn and Michael Harris from Phoenix, Arizona, host a special worship service at 11 a.m. at Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. at 5:30 p.m. Michael Harris will perform a concert at the church. A reception follows.

Ellensburg Theater Company presents “Making God Laugh” at 7:30 p.m. at the Rogue Playhouse, 94196 Moore St., Gold Beach. Additional shows are at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students and are available at Gold Beach Books and The Coffee Dock. For reservations, call 541-698-6239, 541-247-4382 or 541-247-5109.

The Annual Holiday Fair is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Del Norte County Fairgrounds, 421 Highway 101 N., Crescent City. The fair will also be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3. The event features crafts, baked gifts and arts. For more information, call the fairgrounds at 707-464-9556.

Lon Goddard performs at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Brewing Co. Tap Room, 927 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-661-KEGS (5347).

Gil Kirk performs vocals and piano at 6 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. He also performs at 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays. For information, call 541-412-7977.

Coast Redwoods Art Association hosts Paint and Play day for children from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. For more information, call 707-464-9133.

Sunday, Dec. 3

Curry-Del Norte Orchestra performs at 3 p.m. at Elk Valley Rancheria, 2332 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City. Adult tickets are $10 in advance and available at Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City, Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach and Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings. Tickets are $12 at the door. Students are admitted free. For more information, visit www.CurryDelNorteOrchestra.org or send email to currydelnorteorchestra@gmail.com.

Tiger Lily performs from noon to 2 p.m. at Catalyst Restaurant and Lounge, 16273 Lower Harbor Road, Harbor. For more information, call 541-813-2422.

Monday, Dec. 4

Curry-Del Norte Orchestra performs at 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church at 1200 Easy St. in Brookings. Adult tickets are $10 in advance and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, Del Norte Office Supply in Crescent City and Gold Beach Books in Gold Beach. Tickets are $12 at the door. Students are admitted free. For more information, visit www.CurryDelNorteOrchestra.org or send email to currydelnorteorchestra@gmail.com.

Art change-out day is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings.

Creative Mondays takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Crescent Harbor Gallery, 140 Marine Way, Crescent City. Attendees may come for only part of the day if desired; a 3 p.m. critique is encouraged. This is not limited to painters, but for any art a person wants to work on. For more information, call 707-464-9133.

Ray Kornell performs on piano during lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. He also performs during lunch on Wednesdays and Fridays.

Tuesday, Dec. 5

Pacific Music Guild presents the North Coast Chorale and North Coast Youth Choir Christmas Concert at 7 p.m. at Crescent Elk Auditorium. The concert is also at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6. Tickets are $10 and available at Del Norte Office Supply and at the door.

Open painting is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. For more information, call 541-469-1807.

Wednesday, Dec. 6

Song Writers at Play is from 3 to 5 p.m. at Rivers End Sport Bar, 16261 Highway 101, Harbor. To sign up to play, call 707-218-0183.

Thursday, Dec. 7

The 48th annual Singing Christmas Tree, “Season of Joy – A Celtic Christmas,” is at 7 p.m. at Crescent City Foursquare Church, 144 Butte St. Concerts are also at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 8 and 9, and 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Admission is free. For more information, call 707-464-9501.

The Pelican Bay Arts Association board meets from 10 a.m. to noon at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings.

Jazz with Jerry performs at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-813-1638.

Frankie C performs at 5:30 p.m. at the Chetco Brewing Co. Tap Room, 927 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-661-KEGS (5347).

Brown Bag Thursday takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at The Snug Studio in the upper level of Brian Scott Gallery, 515 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Bring a lunch and enjoy art with music. From 12:30 to 1, Pete Chasar entertains with his talks about all things art. For more information, call 541-412-8687.

Friday, Dec. 8

Chetco Pelican Players present “Miracle on 34th Street” at 7:30 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Additional performances are at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, as well as the following weekend. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings and New Wave Video in Harbor.

The Del Norte High School Madrigal Choir presents its annual catered dinner while guests are entertained by the choir in costumes from 400 years ago at 6 p.m. the Elks Lodge, 356 H St., Crescent City. The event includes a short concert. Additional shows are at noon and 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9. Tickets are $25 and available in advance only from Del Norte Office Supply.

Teen Writers meet from 5 to 6 p.m. in the Chetco Community Public Library Annex, 402 Alder St., Brookings.

Gary Lowdon performs on saxophone at 6 p.m. at O’Holleran’s Steakhouse and Lounge, 1210 Chetco Ave., Brookings. He also performs at 6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Rapp Brush performs at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Brewing Co. Tap Room, 927 Chetco Ave., Brookings. For more information, call 541-661-KEGS (5347).

Instructor Sara Broderick teaches all drawing and painting mediums from 1 to 4 p.m. at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies, 810 Chetco Ave., Brookings. No prior registration or commitment required, just drop in anytime. The cost is $12 each session. For more information, call 541-469-7625.

Saturday, Dec. 9

Wild Rivers Conservatory of Dance presents “The Nutcracker, A Modern Ballet” at 2 and 7 p.m. in the Azalea Middle School gym, 505 Pacific Ave., Brookings. Shows will also be at 2 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Tickets are $18 for general admission and $10 for children 12 and younger and available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, online at nutty2017.brownpapertickets.com and at the door.

The Second Saturday Art Walk presents exhibits, special events and music from 3 to 6 p.m. at venues within three blocks of Chetco Avenue between Alder and Fifth streets. For more information, call Bill Schlichting at 541-373-3551.

Local author Helen Picca will discuss and sign copies of her book “The Last Frontier of the Fading West” at 3 p.m. at Port Orford Public Library, 1421 Oregon St.

A Holiday Open House with Cliff Stansell performing music is from 1 to 3 p.m. at Curry Public Library, 94341 Third St., Gold Beach. Cookies and cider will be served. For more information, call 541-247-7246.

Sunday, Dec. 10

An interfaith Christmas cantata will be presented at 4 p.m. at Brookings Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 770 Elk Drive. Admission is free. No collection will be taken.

Monday, Dec. 11

Chetco Pelican Players holds auditions for “Deathtrap” at 6 p.m. at the Chetco Playhouse, 1240 Chetco Ave., Brookings. Auditions are also at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12. For more information, visit www.chetcopelicanplayers.org.

Thursday, Dec. 14

Pelican Bay Arts Association meets at Manley Art Center, 433 Oak St., Brookings. A general meeting is at 11 a.m. followed by a potluck. Following lunch will be a Christmas party. For more information, call 541-469-1807.

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