Pickerington Village Holiday Gathering, 6-9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3. The Historical Society, 15 E. Columbus St., will participate. Hear Barbara Taylor read Christmas stories. Admission is free.

Pickerington Village Holiday Gathering, 6-9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3. The Historical Society, 15 E. Columbus St., will participate. Hear Barbara Taylor read Christmas stories. Admission is free.

Madrigal dinner, 7 p.m. Dec. 10 and 11 at Gender Road Christian Church, 5336 Gender Road, Canal Winchester. Tickets are $10 for ages 12 and younger, $20 for all others. The meal will include roast beef, potatoes, vegetable medley, salad, rolls, wassail, spiced pudding, coffee and tea. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Paid reservations are due by Dec. 1 and can be made by calling the church office at 614-834-5937.

Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Society, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2, in the lower level of the society museum, 15 E. Columbus St. Sound House will entertain for the group's annual Christmas potluck. Chicken, beverages and table service provided. Bring a covered dish to share.