Wednesday, April 5
Event: San Joaquin Valley Town Hall
Lisa Genova is a neuroscientist and New York Times bestselling author of “Still Alice.” She will discuss the book that tells the story of a woman’s struggles as she develops Alzheimer’s. Saroyan Theatre, 730 M St., Fresno, 559-444-2180, valleytownhall.com, $35.
Community: Market on Kern
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Community: Musica en los Parques
The open mic event is hosted by Lee Herrick. Performers have five minutes to share music, spoken word, poetry or any other form of art. Fresno County Public Library, 2420 Mariposa St., Fresno, 559-600-7323, www.fresnolibrary.org, free.
Music: David Lyttle
David Lyttle is one of Ireland’s most celebrated jazz musicians. He will perform with Tom Harrison and Richard Giddens. Arte Americas, 1630 Van Ness Ave., Fresno, arteamericas.blogspot.com/2017/03/donate-to-arte-americas.html#!/David-Lyttle-Tickets/p/82422410/category=23046063, $7-$10.
Find more things to do at calendar.fresnobee.com.