CORNWALL — The Souterrain Gallery at Wish House, 413 Sharon Goshen Turnpike in West Cornwall, will host a champaigne reception for Susan Hellmann, Nov. 25, from 3 to 5 p.m., celebrating the beginning of the holiday season.

Her exhibit, Simply Cornwall, will run through the end of 2017.

Later, on Saturday Dec. 9. the bucolic Village of West Cornwall will host the West Cornwall Holiday Stroll. It starts with a Santa’s workshop led by Ober Elf Joe Brien & Lost Art Workshop at the Souterrain Gallery from 1 to 4 p.m., where kids of all ages are

invited to create a handcrafted Holiday item yet to be determined.

Santa will be overseeing operations and posing for pictures. We will have some adult spirits at the Wish House while we will have refreshments for younger kids downstairs . Our local businesses will be offering nibbles and Holiday Cheer.

The Toll House Gallery at Ian Ingersoll’s will be hosting a new exhibit of local artists. At 4 p.m. The Grinch that Stole Christmas will be shown at the West Cornwall Library.

There will be decorations and other holiday offerings listed on the “West Cornwall Holiday Stroll” Facebook page and on the Wish House website, www.wishhouse.com.