Let the shopping begin
What: Kenan Arts Council Holiday Gift Show
Why: Handcrafted work in all price ranges
What else: Goodies, gourmet soups and sandwiches -- and it's a fundraiser!
Info: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Kenan mansion and surrounding buildings, 433 Locust St., Lockport.
Jazzin' for Trinity
What: "Save the Steinway" at Trinity Church
Why: Tom Schuman, keyboardist for Spyro Gyra, will perform with Bud Fadale on bass
What else: Proceeds go toward refurbishing Trinity's magnificent 100-year-old Steinway
Info: 7 p.m. at Trinity Church, 371 Delaware Ave., Buffalo. Tickets are $8 and $5 for students.
A collection for the ages
What: "The Panza Collection: An Experience of Color and Light."
Why: An exhibit of 70 paintings from the extraordinary collection of Count Giuseppe Panza di Biumo
What else: Spans 50 years and 16 artists
Info: Runs through Feb. 24 at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. 882-8700. www.albrightknox.org. $10 adults; $8 seniors and students; 13 and under free.
"There Goes My Everything!"
What: Country gospel music concert with Jack Greene
Why: He's a legend of the Grand Ole Opry!
What else: Nine (9!) No. 1 hits
Info: 7 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 12752 Lewis Road, Akron. Donations.
Instead of pumpkin pie
What: Rhythm & Rhyme: with Drea and Quadir Da Poet.
Why: Drea sings and plays piano, Quadir performs spoken-word poetry.
What else: Their musical performance Thanksgiving night will help you work off that turkey!
Info: 8 p.m. at The Tralf, 622 Main St. 852-2860. www.tralfmusichall.com. $20 advance, $25 day of show (box office, Ticketmaster).
Clean and fun
What: Bill Cosby, on stage
Why: He's one of the most influential stars in America
What else: Who can resist those hilarious anecdotes?
Info: 8 p.m. at Seneca Events Center, Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls. 278-4944. www.senecaniagaracasino.com. $50-$60 (box office, Ticketmaster).