Artist reception at Gilded Lily on Saturday

The Gilded Lily Gallery at 101 River Street will host a reception for Gigi Mezzo Genovese, an artist from Naugatuck, on Saturday, Oct. 1.

The exhibit of current works in acrylic called “The Allure of the Sea,” will hang at the gallery until November.

The opening reception will be Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m.

Light refreshments will be served. The event is free and open to the public.