■ Islamic Calligraphy in China
Haji Noor Deen, an expert in Arabic calligraphy, focuses on a fusion of Arabic and Chinese styles. He will demonstrate and discuss his work today (Nov. 8) at 4:15 p.m. and tomorrow (Nov. 9) at 7:15 p.m. at Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center, 424 Santa Teresa St., Stanford. For more information, visit www.hajinoordeen.com.
■ Yoga Day at the Y
Sample different styles of yoga and learn about its health benefits at the YMCA today (Nov. 8) from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Page Mill YMCA, 755 Page Mill Road, Building B, Palo Alto. There will also be live music, tea tasting and yoga-supply vendors. For more information, visit http://www.pagemillymca.org/ www.pagemillymca.org.