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Teen ActivitiesA Theatre Near U filmmaking workshops
A Theatre Near U will offer weekly workshops for artists ages 13 to 18 to learn film directing and acting by studying the masters and then working with peers to create films of their own. Sundays, Oct. 12-Nov. 23, 2-5 p.m. $300 filmmaker class; $150 film actor class. Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road , Palo Alto.
Teen ActivitiesThe View Teen Center Art Installation
Local teens are invited to help with the final step of installing a mosaic mural on the front of The View, the city's new teen center. Teens are encouraged to RSVP on the website. Oct. 21, 4-6:30 p.m. Free. The View, 263 Escuela Ave., Mountain View.
Teen ActivitiesFireside Chat with Garth Nix and Michael Grant
Garth Nix, a beloved name in the fantasy world, will share the fourth book of his Old Kingdom series, "Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen," and chat with Michael Grant, author of the Gone series, who will also discuss his new book, "Messenger of Fear." Oct. 23, 7 p.m. Free. Kepler's Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park.
Teen ActivitiesTeen Pumpkin Carving Night
The Menlo Park Library will host a pumpkin carving event for teens ages 12 to 18. Pumpkins, tools and snacks will be provided, and costumes are encouraged. Oct. 24, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. Menlo Park Library, 800 Alma St., Menlo Park.
Teen ActivitiesAuthor Kendare Blake on 'Mortal Gods'
This Linden Tree Books event for readers age 14 and up will be attended by author Kendare Blake who will share the latest book from her Goddess War series, "Mortal Gods." Prior to the event, Natalia, owner of the Los Altos store Earth Beauty, will do an Aromatics Alchemy demonstration. Those interested are asked to RSVP for seats and supplies. Oct. 25, 4-5 p.m. Free. Linden Tree Books, 265 State St., Los Altos.
Teen ActivitiesAuthors Sara Raasch, Kasie West and Corrine Jackson
This young adult event at Kepler's will welcome three writers to share their books: Sara Raasch with her debut fantasy work, "Snow Like Ashes"; Kasie West with "On the Fence"; and Corrine Jackson with "Ignited." Oct. 27, 7 p.m. Free. Kepler's Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park.