Arts and Culture Series Performance by acclaimed singer-songwriters The Sweet Remains, 8 p.m. $28; $25 seniors and Fitchburg State alumni; $5, students. 21-plus. Advance ticket purchase encouraged. The Falcon Hub at Hammond Hall, Fitchburg State Univer-sity, 160 Pearl St. (978) 665-3347.
Art Exhibition Pop Fitchburg: Pop Up Art Exhibition that includes live music, presented by Fitchburg Cultural Council. 5-8 p.m. Destare, 320 Main St.
"A Doll House'' Presented by the Stratton Players. 8 p.m. $15; students, $8 at the door only. First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 923 Main St. (978) 345-4537 or www.strattonplayers.com.
Shredding 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Athol Savings Bank, Gardner Branch, 196 Tinpany Blvd. (978) 249-3200.
Central Massachusetts Accordion Club Fall Dance Featuring Art Richard, 7:30-10:30 p.m. $6. The Knights & Ladies of Kaleva Lodge, 32 Perry Road. (508) 885-2083.
African Art and Music Series Hands-on drumming with Issa Coulibaly & Zach Combs, 2-3 p.m.; Trinidad 2 Timbuktu Concert, 4-5 p.m.; Ron Murray and Vuelo, 7-8 p.m. Free. Thayer Memorial Library, 717 Main St. (978) 368-8928.
39th Annual Horse Shed Fair More than 50 quality crafters and artists display and sell their work, with each donating an item for a raffle held at the end of the day; food and tours of the historic church will also be offered. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Rain or shine. First Church of Christ, Unitarian (the Bulfinch Church), Main Street. www.firstchurchlancaster ma.org/events or (978) 368-0731.
First Saturday Book Sale 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Leominster Public Library, 30 West St. (978) 534-7522.
Craft Fair 9 a.m.-2 p.m. No. 6 Little Red Schoolhouse, corner of Wachusett and Pleasant streets. (978) 534-8873.
Friends of the Lunenburg Public Library Fall Book & Bake Sale 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave.
Supah Weekend Fall Festival Celebrating 40 years of God's greatness, food, games, rides, hayride, candy, chili cook-off, live animals, local vendors, face painting and more. noon-4 p.m. Twin City Baptist Church, 194 Electric Ave.
Program Waushacum Pond tour, walk the area and explore its many uses from its early days as the home of the Nashaway people, 1 p.m. Presented by Wachusett Reservoir Watershed Rangers. Meet at Gates Road Rail Trail parking lot. (978) 365-3800.
Afternoon Tea Enjoy tea samplings, sandwiches and delicious desserts while learning about the difference between white, green, oolong and black teas, loose teas vs. tea bags as well as tea production processes. Noon-2 p.m. Advance purchase of tickets requested. $20; $18, seniors. Townsend United Methodist Church, 265 Main St. (978) 597-2486.
Morning Bird Walk for Adults 7-9:30 a.m. $5 nonmembers. Broad Meadow Brook Conservation Center and Wildlife Sanctuary, 414 Massasoit Road. (508) 753-6087.
New England Writers Signing Event Meet some New England area authors. Noon-4 p.m. $12; advance ticket purchase strongly advised. DCU Center, 50 Foster St. www.brownpapertickets. com/event/763462.
Massachusetts Archaeological Society Program Larry Lowenthal, former National Park Service historian, presents "The Lost Village of East Brimfield,'' 7:30 p.m. meeting; 8 p.m. program. Zion Lutheran Church, 41 Whitmarsh Ave.
Annual Polish Fall Festival Polish food, baked goods, art and crafts, raffles, Christmas booth, attic treasures, and children's games and activities and more. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 4 and 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 5. Rain or shine. Our Lady of Czestochowa Church, 34 Ward St.