ART@the IceHouse, 104 Commercial St., Gloucester, is holding a closing artists reception Saturday, Nov. 3, from 3 to 6 p.m. This exhibit at Cape Pond Ice features the artwork of Leon Doucette and Peter Herbert. The exhibit pairs Doucette's vertical ice-inspired portraits with Herbert's sea and sky images, in addition to other works including a collection of New York City subway sketches. The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday; the show closes on Sunday, Nov. 4, with hours from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Rockport Art Association & Museum, 12 Main St., hold a public opening reception for its show "Stow Wengenroth: New England's Master Lithographer" on Saturday, Nov. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m. Wengenroth (1906-1978) was called "the greatest black-and-white artist in America" by Andrew Wyeth, and is still considered the premier lithographer of New England. The show runs through Nov. 25.
Old Sloop Coffeehouse presents The Black Feathers in concert on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church of Rockport, 12 School St. The award-winning duo from Gloucestershire, England, features Sian Chandler and Ray Hughes. The show opens with a Gloucester duo of 3rian King and Nathan Cohen from What Time Is It, Mr. Fox? For tickets and information, visit oldsloopcoffeehouse.org.
Manchester Historical Museum, 10 Union St., will hold the program "Street Chat: Black Cove Area (aka Stinky Beach)" on Sunday, Nov 4, at 2 p.m. View old images and share stories about Boardman Avenue, Tuck's Point and Harbor Street. To RSVP, call 978-526-7230 or send an email to email@example.com. For information, visit manchesterhistoricalmuseum.org.