MONROE — Elwell Farm Gallery, 50 Elwell Road, is now open with a new show entitled “Monroe and Vicinity.” Featuring guest artists Alyce Wherren and Pamela Heddon, the exhibit offers historic views of the town, as well as more recent views of the beautiful New England landscape. There are also more playful creations for children. Shop local this holiday season for heritage that can be displayed for generations.

“Monroe and Vicinity,” with more than 100 paintings on view, is open weekends through Christmas, or by appointment by contacting or 525-3130.

Artwork from “Monroe and Vicinity.” Photo courtesy of Ralph Elwell