• On stage: 'Androcles and the Lion'
A comedic adaptation of the classic fable "Androcles and the Lion," set in ancient Rome, will be performed today (June 21) at 6:30 p.m. at Palo Alto Children's Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Tickets are $5-10. For more information, visit www.cityofpaloalto.org.
• Author: Bruce Henderson
Bruce Henderson presents his book, "Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War," today(July 21) at 7:30 p.m. at Kepler's, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park. For more information, visit keplers.com.