THE BOSTON GLOBE – CREATIVE KIDS James Library art director and artist Lisa Flynn and local award-winning artist Karen Baker lead a four-day interactive fine art series, “Creative Kids Art Classes,” for ages 8 to 14. Students will make their own works, create a book of gelatin prints, collages, and fish print T-shirts. Some of these will be displayed at the James in February.

The James Library & Center for the Arts, 24 West St., Norwell; begins Jan. 7, 11-1; $20 day, $75 series, register at

BLUES Grammy Award nominee band Roomful of Blues has been celebrating jump blues, R&B, and early rock ‘n’ roll music for a record 45 years.

The Company Theatre Centre for the Arts, 30 Accord Park Drive, Norwell; Saturday, Jan. 7, 8 p.m.; $26,