Jeff Smith 1 p.m., Oct. 1
Girls' Night Out with a Novelist!
Adventures by the Book hosts happy hour with debut novelist and part-time San Diegan Teresa Link, who will discuss and sign her book, Denting the Bosch. Tickets include a glass of wine, appetizers, book discussion, signing. Tickets: $35 per person; add $25 for signed, first-edition, hardcover book. 619-300-2532.