Here are the latest Fenway neighborhood notes:

Junior Artists

The Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave. hosts an (almost) weekly Saturday pop-in program with Museum educators from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Children, ages 5 to 8 with an adult, are invited to look closely at art, make and take art, and have fun.

No registration required; free with Museum admission. Visit mfa.org for other details.

Winterworks

First-year dancers will make their debut on the main stage performing world premieres by alumni Christopher Kinsey and Margot Gelber as well as several student choreographed works at 8 p.m. through Mar. 7 at the Boston Conservatory Theater, 31 Hemenway St.

For tickets, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

Musical Masterpieces

Beyond the Spectrum Kids will be held from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Mar. 7 at the Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.

Many great painters have been inspired by music and have created paintings that translate music into a visual experience. The group will look at paintings that express musical ideas and influences and then return to the studio to make their own experimental musical masterpieces.

This event is for children on the Autism Spectrum, ages 8 to 12 accompanied by a parent or caregiver. All materials and Museum admission is included in the $9 per student fee.

For more information and to register, phone 617-369-4027, email artfulhealing@mfa.org or visit www.mfa.org/programs/community-programs/beyond-the-spectrum.

Longwood Symphony Orchestra: American Music

Pianist Sara Davis Buechner joins the Longwood Symphony Orchestra from 8 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Mar. 7 at the New England Conservatory of Music, Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

American music is the theme with four giants of American music represented: Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue;” Joan Tower’s “Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman #6;” John Corigliano’s “Gazebo Dances;” plus a Tribute to Duke Ellington medley.

Visit longwoodsymphony.org for tickets ($16 to $49).

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.

Countway Cuddles: Pet Therapy

Feeling stressed? Come relax with one of the trained therapy dogs.

Cooper will be ready for lots of snuggles in the Countway Library, Harvard Longwood Campus, 10 Shattuck St. from 1 to 2 p.m. on Mar. 11, Mar. 24 and Apr 8.

For more information, visit countway.harvard.edu.

MFA ‘First Fridays’

“First Fridays” are 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.

Tickets are $25 for adult, $23 for students and seniors, and free for museum members.

Visit www.mfa.org to learn more.

Gay Tube

The Boston Gay Men’s Chorus will present Gay Tube at 8 p.m. on June 5 and June 6 and at 3 p.m. on June 7 at the New England Conservatory, Jordan Hall, 30 Gainsborough St.

Songs re-imagined by the BGMC will include favorite selections from music videos, TV shows and movies such as “Glee,” “American Horror Story” and “Smash” along with an epic medley of classic TV theme songs and of course, Madonna’s “Vogue.”

Ticket sales will be on sale beginning Mar. 13 at bgmc.org.

‘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. on 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.”

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

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:

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.

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.

MFA Playdates: Celebrate Spring

MFA Playdates: Celebrate Spring will take place from 10:15 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Mar. 21 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.

‘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.

BSO concert in the making

BSO Open Rehearsals will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Apr. 2 at Symphony Hall.

These events 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.

Visit bso.org for more information and tickets.

MFA First Year Free Membership

The Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave. wants to share its milestone 150th anniversary year in a way that is truly for everyone.

In the spirit of generosity, they are inviting visitors who haven’t been MFA members before to sign up for a first year of membership completely free when they attend one of their 2020 Community Celebrations or MFA Late Nites.

Visit mfa.org/membership for other details.

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.

String Masters Series

The Boston Conservatory at Berklee will present the String Masters Series featuring world-class artists at 7 p.m. on 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 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.

Concerts will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. as follows:

Beethoven, Part 1 (Apr. 6); and Beethoven, Part II (May 4).

Visit necmusic.edu to learn more about the programs.

Visit eventbrite.com for required complementary tickets.

Concerts and Conversations

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and New England Conservatory will present “What I Hear” from 6 to 7 p.m. 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.

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 Apr. 14 at Seully Hall, 8 Fenway.

For tickets, visit bostonconservatory.berklee.edu.

MassArt Art Museum exhibitions

The inaugural features of Boston’s newest contemporary art museum – MassArt Art Museum (MAAM), 621 Huntington Ave. – 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 art, artists and the museum.

MassArt Art Museum exhibitions

The inaugural features of Boston’s newest contemporary art museum – MassArt Art Museum (MAAM), 621 Huntington Ave. – 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 the art, artists and the museum.

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.

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.

Lunch & Bingo

Lunch and 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.)

All are welcome.

Visit fenwaycommunitycenter.org for other information.

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.

Cyclists activist group

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

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

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.

Wednesday nights free at MFA

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

"Drawing in the Galleries" are slated for 6 to 9 p.m.

Voluntary contributions (suggested donation $25) are welcomed.

Visit www.mfa.org to learn more.

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.

Visit mfa.org/programs to learn more.

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.

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.

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.

Toddler Sing and Play at FCC

Toddler Sing and Play will be 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.

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.

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.

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.