An “open mic” Christmas party will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Wednesday at Peace of Mind Coffee Shop, 83 Main St., Akron. Keith Shuskie will host the party, and guests can expect to laugh and sing Christmas carols. Appetizers will be available.
• The Newstead Town Board meets at 7 p.m. Monday in a work session at Town Hall, 5 Clarence Center Road, Akron.
• The Newstead Town Planning Board meets at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall.