Gourd art

GREENFIELD — Linda’s Gourd Patch Gathering will meet at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Faith Lutheran Church, 200 W. McKenzie Road, for a pitch-in dinner and holiday gourd show-and-tell. All are welcome and guests are encouraged to bring a friend. For more information, contact Jim Ballard at 317-468-5717 or email jeballard62@yahoo.com.

Gingerbread house

INDIANAPOLIS — Participants can build their own gingerbread houses from scratch from 10 to 11:15 a.m. Dec. 9 at 1550 Broad Ripple Ave. Houses will be made from graham crackers for easier assembly; sweets for decoration are provided. The cost for this kid-friendly activity is $10. To register, visit apm.activecommunities.com/indyparks/Home# and search gingerbread house.