Author talk: Nancy Unger at Books Inc.
Nancy Unger shares "Beyond Nature's Housekeepers," a comprehensive look at American women who have been influential in environmental history and the role their gender played in their activism. Today, Dec. 5, 7 p.m. at Books Inc., 301 Castro St., Mountain View. Go to booksinc.net.
Shopping: Holiday boutique
Holiday shopping at Sacred Heart Preparatory's holiday boutique will have 18 vendors. It runs from today, Dec. 5 through Friday, Dec. 7 at Sacred Heart Preparatory, 150 Valparaiso Ave., Atherton. The hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday, and from 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. Go to shschools.org.