•English Conversation Class. Wednesdays, 7:45 p.m.
•'Ethical Behavior: Recipe for the Good Life.' Thu., Oct. 4, 7 p.m. Author and economist Dr. Gopal Dorai explores the implications of ethical conduct for personal well-being, social cohesion and economic growth.
•Keep it Civil: Straight Talk Teen-to-Teen. Oct. 16, 7 p.m. A facilitated panel discussion exploring civility in daily life for teens. Registration required.
•'License to Thrive: Title IX at 35.' Oct. 17, 7 p.m. This film examines how Title IX has opened doors for girls and women.
•Maximize Your History Day Research. Wed., Oct. 10, 7 p.m. Meet History Day judges and learn strategies to locate sources. Ages 11-17.
•Meet the Author: Amy Stewart. Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Stewart takes a scary yet comical look at the natural world.
•'Minnie and Moo and the Haunted Sweater' Puppet Show. Oct. 23, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. Ages 3 and older. Tickets required.
•Tea and Tomes. Third Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.
•Would it Kill You to be More Civil? Thu., Oct. 11, 6:15 p.m. Featuring NPR's Korya Coleman in conversation with author Henry Alford.
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•Asian American Literature. Third Mondays, 7 p.m.
•Blood pressure screenings. Second Mondays, 12:30-3 p.m. Free.
•HiTech. Monday-Wednesday, through Nov. 28, 3 p.m. Experience the latest technology and software hands-on in the new HiTech STEM digital learning lab. Ages 11-18.
•'Minnie and Moo and the Haunted Sweater' Puppet Show Oct. 29, 10:15 a.m. Ages 3 and older. Tickets required.
•Mystery. Second Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
•Nonfiction. Third Wednesdays. 7 p.m.
•Picture Book Parade. Thursdays, 10:15 a.m. Ages 2-5, with adult.