Talks: Assemblyman Rich Gordon
Assemblyman Rich Gordon will speak on "Focus on Education and Education Funding" at the fall kick-off of the Palo Alto League of Women Voters from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight at at the PAUSD Office Board Room, 25 Churchill Ave. Go to lwvpaloalto.org.
Author: Jonathan Stroud
Jonathan Stroud will read from his new book, "The Screaming Staircase," a supernatural thriller set in London. The reading will start at 7 p.m. at Kepler's Books, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park.
Go to keplers.com.