Here are the latest Fenway neighborhood notes:

MFA Playdates: Precious Pets

MFA Playdates: Precious Pets will be held from 10:15 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15 at Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.

Themed sensory-friendly tours, art activities and story time are designed for children, ages 2 through 4, free with admission.

Visit mfa.org for more information.

STEAM Club at FCC

The STEAM Club for kids, ages 4 and older, will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15 at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St.

This monthly group will explore activities from the fields of science, tech, engineering, art and math.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

‘The Black Model in 21st-century Portraiture’

Larger Conversation Redefined: “The Black Model in 21st-century Portraiture” will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15 in Calderwood Hall at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way.

Following a screening of “Lorraine O’Grady: A Portrait” (2012) by Adam Pendleton, join Lorraine O’Grady and Adam Pendleton for a discussion of the body, race and gender in American Art, and the need to rethink, document and preserve new histories of diverse stories.

Visit gardnermuseum.org for required tickets (Adults $20; seniors $15; students and members $10) which include Museum admission.

‘In Search of Beethoven’ film

“In Search of Beethoven” will be shown from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16 and from noon to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22 and Sunday, Mar. 1 at the Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.

Delving beneath the image of the tortured, cantankerous genius to find the real Ludwig van Beethoven, “In Search for Beethoven” examines the romantic myth of the composer as a heroic, tormented figure battling to overcome his tragic deafness, who searched for his “immortal beloved” but remained unmarried. The real man was someone quite different and far more interesting.

Featuring more than 60 performances by the world’s finest musicians, “In Search for Beethoven” offers a comprehensive and dynamic account of the life and works of the great composer.

Ticket required: Member: $10; Nonmember: $13.

Visit mfa.org for other details.

Weekend Concert Series

The Weekend Concert Series at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way takes place from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Sundays through May 17 as follows:

Pacific String Quartet featuring Johannes Moser (Feb. 16); A Far Cry: Sibling Rivalry (Feb. 23); Nicolas Namoradz, Piano (Mar. 1 debut); Musicians from Marlboro (Mar. 8); Lawrence Brownlee, Tenor with Myra Huang, Piano (Mar. 15); Christopher Taylor, Piano: Beethoven/Liszt Symphonies Project Pt. I (Mar. 22); Spektral String Quartet (Mar. 29 debut); Rebel Ensemble for Baroque Music: Earth’s Delight, Heaven’s Glory (Apr. 5); Jean-Guihen Queyras, Cello with Michael Behringer, Harpsichord (Apr. 19); Christopher Taylor, Piano: Beethoven/Liszt Symphonies Project Pt. II (Apr. 26); A Far Cry featuring Moe Pope (May 10); and Christopher Taylor, Piano: Beethoven/Liszt Symphonies Project Pt. III (May17).

Also included in the Series is: the Boston Children’s Chorus: Under My Skin (from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Apr. 4).

Visit gardnermuseum.org for tickets and other information.

‘Beethoven + Mozart’

The Handel and Haydn Society will present “Beethoven + Mozart” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 16 at Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

The program will include C.P.E. Bach’s Sinfonia for Strings in C Major; Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3; Mozart’s Rondo in A Major and Mozart’s Symphony No. 36 Linz.

Musically Speaking, a lively discussion about the music and composers on the program, will be held at 6:45 p.m.

For tickets and other information, visit handelandhaydn.org.

Frank Hatch Free Day

Frank Hatch Free Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17 throughout the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way.

Bring the whole family for a free day of hands-on-art-making, performances, music, gallery games, and local artists engaging social issues of our time. Enjoy collaborations co-produced in partnership with the ARTery, WBUR’s arts and culture team. Join in a special Studio activity exploring color mixing, portraiture, identity, and representation with “Portraits of Color,” featuring Boston-based social justice project “Wee the People” and artist/illustrator Ken Daley.

Visit gardnermuseum.org for other details.

Vacation Week at MFA

From friendly faces to shy glances, you can find people in all kinds of art from around the world and across time.

Bring the kids to the Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17 through Friday, Feb. 21 (open ’til 8 p.m. on Wednesday) for free activities exploring the many portraits on view throughout the gallery. Kids can even make their own portrait to take home.

No registration required; Free admission for kids all week. Visit mfa.org for other details.

Rasheed: Artist talk

Kameelah Hanan Rasheed will be at the Anderson & Grossman Galleries at SMFA at Tufts, 230 The Fenway from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19.

In her work, Rasheed inquires about the deeply intertwined spiritual, sociopolitical, ecological and cognitive process of learning/unlearning. She is interested in how proclamations of certainty, containment, and coherence assert themselves through language, institutional structures, and architecture. Rasheed makes her inquiries visible through an ecosystem of iterative and provisional projects including sprawling Xerox-based “architecturally-scaled collages,” interactive publications, large-scale text banners, digital archives, lecture-performances, library interventions, poems/poetic gestures, and other forms yet to be determined.

Visit smfa.tufts.edu for other information.

An Evening with Michelle LaCourse and Friends

BU School of Music faculty member, Michelle Lacourse and Friends will perform the works of Slapin, Hindemith, Martinu, Amlin, and Schoenberg at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19 at the Tsai Performance Center, 685 Commonwealth Ave.

These and other recitals are free and open to the public. Visit bu.edu/calendar to learn more.

Creative Galaxy at FCC

Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. will present Creative Galaxy from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Feb. 20.

Children, ages two through six, are invited to join Arty, Juju, and their friends as they explore the universe of creativity. Each week, the group will watch a short episode of “Creative Galaxy,” an award-winning children’s program and then complete an art project related to the episode. Get ready to have fun and get creative.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

‘Continuation of a Dream: The Dream Reimagined…’

NEC’s Black Student Union presents “Continuation of a Dream: The Dream Reimagined…,” a tribute concert experience to alumni Coretta Scott-King at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20 at the New England Conservatory of Music, Brown Hall, 290 Huntington Ave.

This event celebrates Black history and music in a multi-disciplinary concert experience featuring music, dance, art and spoken word. Examining the modern-day dream first set out by Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, the concert brings a new look at what the dream looks like today in a contemporary context.

Visit www.necmusic.edu or eventbrite.com for complimentary tickets and other program details.

Third Thursdays: Creative Sway

Third Thursdays: “Creative Sway” will be held from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Feb. 20 at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way.

How do you like to move? Selected from the Neighborhood Salon Luminary program, the best of Boston’s artists and culture-makers will be taking over the Museum. Featuring dancers, muralists, singers, actors, and musicians, this boundary-pushing social circle captures the spirit of Isabella’s “salons” to give you a fresh look at the historic collection.

Visit gardnermuseum.org for more information and tickets ($10-$15), which also includes admission to the Museum.

Veritas Forum: ‘Imposing Morality in Global Health?’

The Veritas Forum: “Imposing Morality in Global Health?” will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 21 at the Harvard Medical School, TMEC Amphitheater, 260 Longwood Ave.

Global health in cross-cultural settings can involve numerous complex situations. How should we decide what change to advocate for amidst cultural diversity? What should advocacy look like for outsiders in a different cultural environment? The panelists will present differing perspectives on the issue. Come with an open mind and any question you might have.

Visit eventbrite.com for more information and reservations.

A link will also be available for reservations to the Post-Veritas Forum Dinner Discussion to be held from 8:50 to 10 p.m. (with dinner provided).

Casual Fridays at the BSO

Casual Friday concerts will take place at 8 p.m. on Feb. 21, Mar. 20 and Apr. 17 at Boston Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave.

Wear your favorite casual attire and arrive early for a free, pre-concert reception.

This lower-priced series features a special section for Conductor-Cam seating, which allows patrons to watch the conductor from the orchestra's perspective.

Immediately after the performance, there will be a post-concert reception with live music, snacks, and a cash bar plus an opportunity to mingle and share what you’ve just experienced at the concert.

The Post-concert performance on Apr. 17 will be the Rachmaninoff All-Night Vigil, celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus.

Visit bso.org for tickets and other information.

Chamber series

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee will present a program of chamber music on select Fridays at 8 p.m. at Seully Hall, 8 Fenway as follows:

Eastern European Flair (Feb. 21) and Unexpected (Apr. 17).

For tickets and other information, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

MassArt Art Museum Grand Opening

MassArt Art Museum (MAAM), 621 Huntington Ave. – Boston’s newest contemporary art museum – will hold its grand opening, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22.

The inaugural features will include the U.S. premiere of internationally-renowned artist Joana Vasconcelos: Valkyrie Mumbet exhibition on view through Aug. 2; a group exhibition titled Game Changers: Video Games & Contemporary Art on view through Apr. 19; and a site-specific installation by artist duo Ghost of a Dream: Yesterday Is Here on view through Feb. 28, 2021.

Always free, MAAM year-round hours: Wednesday & Friday: noon to 6 p.m.; Thursday: noon to 8 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Closed Monday & Tuesday.

Visit maam.massart.edu to learn more about the grand opening, the art and artists and the museum.

Boston Philharmonic Orchestra Concert

A concert presented by the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra will be held at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22 at the New England Conservatory of Music, Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

For tickets and program information, visit necmusic.edu.

Roaring 20s Extravaganza!

A Roaring 20s Extravaganza will be held from 8 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, Feb. 29 at The Westin Copley Place, Boston at 10 Huntington Ave.

This welcoming event is open to all young adults, ages 21 through 40, hosted by the St. Cecelia’s Young Adults and Paulist Center Young Adults.

Tickets are $40 available at eventbrite.com and will include a night of music, dancing and fun. Since Prohibition is over this time around, one drink is included with your ticket.

Social Dance

Social Dance will be held from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

All are welcome to join this Chinese tradition of socializing and dancing. Experienced seniors are happy to help those who are new to dance.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

Toddler Sing and Play at FCC

Toddler Sing and Play is held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

Senior/Adult Bingo at FCC

Senior/Adult Bingo will be held from noon to 2 p.m. on Fridays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (at the corner of Jersey St.)

Join the group for bingo, snacks and fun prizes.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

‘Little Women, the Musical’

The performance of “Little Women, the Musical” will be held through Feb. 23 at the BU Wheelock Family Theatre, 180 The Riverway.

Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, this musical play weaves the story of herself and her sisters and their experience growing up in Civil War America.

For more information, including show times and tickets, visit wheelockfamilytheatre.org.

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan

The Boston Festival of Films from Japan will be held through Feb. 23 at the Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.

For a list of films, show times and other information, visit mfa.org.

Ice Skating at the Rink at 401 Park

Fenway’s new 6,000-square-foot, outdoor ice rink at 401 Park, sponsored by REI, will give families and friend, neighbors and colleagues, a spot to get outside and get active all season long.

Visit 401park.com to learn more about hours of operation, prices and special events such as skating lessons and themed-nights.

Concerts and Conversations

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and New England Conservatory will present “What I Hear” from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27 and on Sunday, Apr. 12 at the New England Conservatory, Williams Hall, 290 Huntington Ave.

These composer-curated chamber music programs will feature performances by NEC students and include conversations between the composers and BSO Assistant Artistic Administrator, Eric Valliere.

Admission is free, but RSVP is suggested. Visit bso.org for more details.

Moving Images Film Festival

Vinfen will hold its 13th annual Moving Images Film Festival, “Without Judgment,” on Saturday, Feb. 29 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pateur.

This year’s event will explore the lives of people with psychiatric conditions, intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain injuries, and behavioral health challenges through five powerful and touching films: “The Public,” “This Is My Brave, Living With High-Functioning Anxiety,” “I Am Not A Monster: Schizophrenia” and “INTELLIGENT LIVES.”

Films will be followed by three inspiring panel discussions featuring stars of the film “This Is My Brave+ - Jennifer Marshall, Jason Wright, Kasey Maher and Nneka Hall; Star of the film “I Am Not A Monster: Schizophrenia” - Cecilia McGough; Star of the film “INTELLIGENT LIVES” Micah Fialka-Feldman; and special guest Emma Fialka-Feldman, a Boston Public Schools Elementary Educator and Micah’s sister.

CART Interpreter Services will be provided for panel discussions. Lunch will be served and parking at the venue is complimentary.

The event is free and open to the public, but a donation of $10 is suggested and appreciated. Donations can be made online at https://vinfen.org/donate-now/ or at the event.

To register, visit: https://vinfen.org/events/moving-images/register.

Applications have also been submitted for Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselors, Licensed Mental Health Counselors and Social Workers.

If you have questions, contact Rebecca Batzold at batzoldr@vinfen.org.

‘Deal Me Out’

The Boston Playwrights' Theatre at the Boston Playwrights' Theatre (949 Commonwealth Ave.) presents “Deal Me Out” through Mar. 1.

“Deal Me Out” is a comic drama set inside the world of gamers.

Visit the Boston Playwrights' Theatre at bu.edu for show times and tickets.

String Masters Series

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee will present the String Masters Series featuring world-class artists at 7 p.m. on Mar. 1 and Apr. 5 at Seully Hall, 8 Fenway.

For tickets and other information, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

First Mondays at Jordan Hall

First Mondays at Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St. will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

First Mondays will be celebrating 35 years with well-loved classics and new compositions, performed by some of the finest chamber musicians in the world, free and open to all.

Visit necmusic.edu to learn more about the programs: American Sonorities (Mar. 2); Beethoven, Part 1 (Apr. 6) and Beethoven, Part II (May 4).

Visit eventbrite.com for required complementary tickets.

Piano Masters Series

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee will present a recital series celebrating the art of great piano playing featuring acclaimed artists from around the world at 7 p.m. on Mar. 3 and Apr. 14 at Seully Hall, 8 Fenway.

For tickets, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

BSO concert in the making

BSO Open Rehearsals offer audience members a unique perspective on the creative dynamic between orchestra and conductor. Gain a better understanding of how the orchestra strives to refine its performance by occasionally repeating passages or focusing on a particular movement. All seats for Open Rehearsals are ticketed rather than general seating to provide a better experience for their patrons.

The open rehearsals will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Mar. 5 and Apr. 2 at Symphony Hall.

More information and tickets may be found at bso.org.

Boston Baked Books group

The Boston Baked Books group will read and discuss Gangland Boston: A Tour through the Deadly Streets of Organized Crime by Emily Sweeney from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, Mar. 9 at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

All are welcome to join this monthly popular book club that explores the culture and history of the Boston area through a variety of authors and genres.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

Falun Gong Exercises/Meditation Class

The Falun Dafa Club at BU will host a Falun Gong exercises and meditation class from 7 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays through Apr. 28 (or by appointment dafa@bu.edu) at Boston University, CAS 310, 685 Commonwealth Ave.

Join them and experience the tranquility and peace coming with this practice.

Visit eventbrite.com for an introduction to the practice of Falun Gong (also known as Falun Dafa) and registration.

Yoga – Form, Function & Flow at FCC

Yoga – Form, Function & Flow is held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

Form, Function & Flow begins with 45 minutes of vinyasa-inspired flow to prepare you for 15 minutes of guided meditation. This class is designed for beginner-intermediate level participants, although all levels are welcome.

FCC has a limited supply of yoga mats; bring your own mat if you have one.

General Admission is $10; Members are free.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

Little Hands Art at FCC

Little Hands Art will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

These early art experiences are designed for babies and toddlers.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

Guided meditation at FCC

Guided Meditation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays at the Fenway Community Center, (entrance of Jersey St.) 1282 Boylston St. #123.

The free classes, led by Fenway residents and licensed instructors, Pallavi and Vaibhav, will help participants reduce stress, better emotional health, and practice self-compassion.

For more information and reservations, go to fenwaycommunitycenter.org.

Sing & Play Group

A Sing and Play Group for babies and toddlers will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays at the Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street).

Visit fenwaycommunity.org for other information.

FCC Game Night

The Fenway Community Center, 1282 Boylston St. (entrance on Jersey Street) will host Game Night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on the first and third Thursdays of the month.

Monopoly? Azul? Catan? Spades? Bingo? PS4? N64? Any and all classic and new board and card games are on the table, or feel free to bring your own game and introduce something new to the group.

Open and free to all.

Visit fenwaycommunity.org for other information

Two Dollar-A-Bag Sites

Fair-food Inc. provides fresh vegetables, fruits and an assortment of other products for $2 a bag. All people are welcome; no ID or sign-ups are required. Volunteers are always needed and appreciated to unload, pack and clean up.

The trucks will be at the Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, 165 Park Dr. (enter back parking lot) from 3 to 5 p.m. on alternate Wednesdays.

For other information, visit fairfoods.org.

For questions and concerns, phone 617-288-6185.

‘Born This Way’

The Boston Gay Men’s Chorus will present the world premiere of “A Peacock Amongst Pigeons” at the New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St. from Mar. 14 and Mar. 15.

With vibrant costumes, animation and an original score from a Broadway composer, the award-winning story teaches the importance of celebrating our differences and learning to love the feathers we live in. The second act showcases music and stories that rejoice in how we are “Born This Way.”

Ticket Sales (for 21+) are now on sale for these fun, festive – and always a little risqué – fabulous nights out. Visit bgmc.org for show times, other details and tickets.

Boston Symphony Chamber Players at Jordan Hall

The Boston Symphony Chamber Players concert series will take place at 3 p.m. on Mar. 22 and Apr. 26 at the New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

More information and tickets may be found at bso.org.

Boston Baroque to play Vivaldi works

Boston Baroque returns to Vivaldi’s masterworks, The Four Seasons and Gloria in D, along with Monteverdi’s Beatus Vir this March, featuring Concertmaster Christina Day Martinson and conducted by Music Director Martin Pearlman. Two performances of this program will take place at NEC’s Jordan Hall - the first, at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 27 and the second at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 29.

Pre-concert speaker Laury Gutiérrez, founding director of La Donna Musicale, will give a talk before both performances at 7 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Beatus Vir features the Boston Baroque’s chorus.

Single tickets begin at $25, and can be purchased online at bostonbaroque.org or by calling the Boston Baroque offices at 617-987-8600.

Jurassic World Live Tour

Felt entertainment presents the Jurassic World Live Tour from Mar. 27 through Apr. 5 at the Agganis Arena at Boston University, 925 Commonwealth Ave.

For more information, including show times and tickets, visit agganisarena.com.

Chair Yoga

The Boston Parks and Recreation is hosting a family-friendly Chair Yoga class as part of the Winter Fitness Series at 10 a.m. on Thursdays through April 30 at the Morville House at Symphony Park, 39 Edgerly Rd.

Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga that can be done sitting on a chair or standing on the floor while using the chair for support.

Visit Boston.gov/events or phone 617-534-2355 for other information.

Vision disorder study participants needed

Do you have a confirmed diagnosis for Macular Degeneration or other ophthalmic condition such as Glaucoma, Optical Neuritis or Multiple Sclerosis?

If so, you may be able to participate in a research study designed to test a new non-invasive vision diagnostic test.

The assessments will be done at Northeastern University, 360 Huntington Ave. The test time is about an hour in a comfortable office setting. Appointments will be taken through May 29.

Compensation will be provided for non-Northeastern subjects.

If interested, contact Sri Sridhar at 617-755-3838 or s.sridhar@northeastern .edu.

Boston Conservatory recitals

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee presents student, faculty and class recitals in theater, dance, music and opera through May.

To learn more, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

Activist and programming group

The Boston Cyclists Union will meet from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month to discuss and develop Activism campaigns at Northeastern University, 157 Ryder Hall.

To join the Activist Group, email eparad@bostoncyclistsunion.org. To join the Programming Group, email kaity@bostoncyclistunion.org.

Wednesday nights free at MFA

Admission to the Museum of Fine Arts at 465 Huntington Ave. is complementary on Wednesdays from 4 to 9:30 p.m.

Voluntary contributions (suggested donation $25) are welcomed.

The MFA also holds a free "Drawing in the Galleries" program from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays.

For more information, visit www.mfa.org.

Drawing in the Galleries at MFA

Every Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m., the Museum of Fine Arts at 465 Huntington Ave. hosts an opportunity to sketch from live models and/or from objects in their collections. A drawing instructor provides insights on drawing technique and the artist-model relationship as it informs the creation of artwork. Limited drawing materials are provided to encourage spontaneous participation.

Gallery locations change each week. Check at the Sharf Visitor Center for current location.

This event is free with free admission Wednesdays at the MFA.

For more information visit

www.mfa.org/programs/gallery-activities-and-tours/drawing-in-the-galleries.

MFA ‘First Fridays’

“First Fridays” festive cocktail and music event is held on the first Friday of each month from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at the Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.

Join in for fine art, music, bars featuring signature cocktails and tapas available for purchase.

Advanced tickets are strongly suggested as the event can sell out. Tickets are $25 for adult, $23 for students and seniors and free for museum members. Call 1-800-440-6975 to order tickets by phone ($6 processing fee applies). Or get tickets in person at any MFA ticket desk. To learn more, visit www.mfa.org.

Open Night at Coit Observatory

The Coit Observatory at Boston University, 725 Commonwealth Ave. holds a Public Open Night on most Wednesdays throughout the year, weather permitting.

Starting times are 8:30 p.m. during the spring and summer and 7:30 p.m. during the fall and winter. The program lasts about an hour.

Open to everyone, this event is a chance for people to observe the night sky through telescopes and binoculars and see things they otherwise might not see while learning some astronomy as well. This is an outdoor event, dress accordingly.

Visit bu.edu/astronomy/events/public-open-night for other details and tickets.

‘Jewelry and Metalwork’ exhibit at MFA

“Boston Made: Arts and Crafts Jewelry and Metalwork” exhibit will be on view at the Museum of Fine Arts at 465 Huntington Ave. through Mar. 29.

“Boston Made” includes more than 75 works – including jewelry, tableware, decorative accessories and design drawings – that illuminate the passions and philosophies of this interwoven community of jewelry-makers and metalsmiths from the beginning of the 20th century to the stock market crash of 1929 that signaled its decline.

This exhibition is accompanied by a complementary installation in the Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery, 222, and an illustrated book from MFA Publication (Nov. 2018).

For more information, visit MFA.org.

Countway Cuddles: Pet Therapy

Dayton (a puppy) will be ready for lots of pets and hugs in the Countway Library, Harvard Longwood Campus, 10 Shattuck St. from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Mondays.

For more information, visit countway.harvard.edu.

Warren Anatomical Museum

The Warren Anatomical Museum Gallery at the Countway Library of Medicine (10 Shattuck St.) is a historical anatomy museum. The Exhibition Gallery covers the history of Harvard Medical School, History of the Warren Anatomical Museum and the History of medical education and anatomical teaching.

The museum displays approximately 200 medical artifacts, anatomical preparations, models and plaster casts. The Exhibition Gallery, which is part of an active study and research space for Harvard students and faculty, has human remains on display.

Pencil sketching in the Gallery is welcome; easels are not permitted.

Eleven portraits of historical medical figures and Harvard Medical School professors hang around the atrium of the Exhibition Gallery, part of the Boston Medical Library collection.

The Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays throughout the year with a few exceptions.

To learn more, visit countway.harvard.edu.