Tuesday, Oct. 4
Event: Taste of Downtown Visalia
Event: Blessing of the Animals
St. Francis of Assissi is the Patron Saint of animals and the church will conduct a blessing of animals and pets. St. John’s Cathedral, 2814 Mariposa St., Fresno, www.facebook.com/events/1749765435273579.
Community: Volunteer orientation
Community: Book club
Gather to discuss the 1943 novel “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn,” written by Betty Smith. Tulare County Library, 200 W. Oak Ave., Visalia, www.facebook.com/events/258948287829253.
Event: Halloween wreath workshop
Greet your trick-or-treaters with your choice of a simple, cute or scary wreath. ApCal, 32749 Ave. 7, Madera, 559-259-9742, www.eventbrite.com/e/halloween-wreath-workshop-tickets-27792547257, $30.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.