1. Praised by fellow authors Kurt Anderson, Alice Sebold, Sam Lipsyte and Susanna Moore, concerns communes, polyamory, Ponzi schemes, meth labs and guided tours of tornados. , 686 Fulton St. 7:30 p.m. Free.
2. Early childhood educator Aja-Nicole facilitates on Fridays. , 558 Fulton St. 9:30 a.m. $10 suggested.
3. , lead singer of the Dirty Sock Funtime Band (as seen on Nick Jr), leads a kid-focused sing-along. , 755 Dean St. 10:30 a.m. $5.
4. featuring the vino of the week plus a treat from Provisions to pair. , 765 Fulton St. 6 p.m. Free.
5. Alternate side parking rules are in effect.