Scary fun: Noelle's Belles, the JDRF Walk to Cure Type 1 Diabetes team of local fourth-grader Noelle Dravis, will host a benefit screening of the newly released "Hotel Transylvania 2" at the North Adams Movieplex this morning at 10:30 a.m. In this sequel to the popular "Hotel Transylvania" film, Dracula and his friends try to bring out the monster in his half human, half vampire grandson in order to keep Mavis from leaving the hotel. Tickets are only $5 per person and all proceeds go to fight type one diabetes.
Swing your partner: Pull on your boots and dance the night away with Cliff Brodeur and the Square One Band at the Berkshire Museum tonight at 7 p.m. All are welcome from beginners to experienced dancers. When you’re tired of dancing, grab a beer from Fort Hill Brewery, some grub from the Chuck Wagon, a seat in the saloon and just enjoy the music. Cash bar and food available to purchase. Tickets are $15; for reservations call 413-443-7171 ext. 360.
Veiled discussion: Rabbi Josh Breindel, in conjunction with members of the Barrington Stage production of "Veils," will host a discussion of discrimination and acceptance at the newly renovated Temple Anshe Amunim, 26 Broad St., today at 9:30 a.m. A reception will follow. This event is free and open to the public. "Veils" is set in 2010, when Intisar, an African American Muslim student, arrives in Cairo for a year abroad, and hopes finally to be understood. She’s quickly enlisted by her exuberant Egyptian roommate, Samar, to help create a blog debating the practice of wearing veils, but when the Arab Spring intervenes, revolution threatens to overtake their friendship.
Everyone loves a parade: The 60th annual Fall Foliage Parade begins at 1 p.m. on Route 8/Curran Highway. This beloved annual tradition is celebrating its 60th anniversary; all past grand marshals are welcome to join in and lead the parade. The parade will commence at the Ocean State Job Lots parking lot and conclude on Ashland Street after passing though downtown via Main Street.
Who wants pie? The Windsor Historical Commission will hold its annual Pie Sale, Craft Fair and Harvest Festival at the Windsor Historical Museum, Route 9, today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.. The event will feature a chili and cornbread lunch, museum exhibits, homemade pies, baked goods, syrups and jams as well as demonstrations and info table. More info on Facebook.