Music at The Landing at Hoyt: The Verdict Band will perform classic rock from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Packers vs. Bears: The game will be shown on a 10-foot projection screen and 60-inch LED televisions in the Grand Hall at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd., from 7:25 to 10:25 p.m. The beer garden will be open.
Family Storytime: The whole family can participate in stories, songs and movement during this session from 6:30 to 7 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave. Just drop by.
Taking the Hassle Out of Downsizing and Moving”: Realtor Bruce Nemovitz and Sue Wiske and Melinda Stuart of Smart Moves will present this free program for seniors, part of the Laugh & Learn series, at 10 a.m. at Luther Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St. Reserve your seat by calling 414-434-1767.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Acoustic musician Derek Sallmann will perform songs from the 1960s through today from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Halloween Spooktacular: The Milwaukee County Zoo, 10001 W. Bluemound Road, will come alive with ghostly fun, including 700 pumpkins, from 6 to 9 p.m. (also 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday). The zoo will offer many not-too-spooky, family-friendly activities throughout the grounds. Reduced admission rates are offered for this event: $9 per adult, $7 per child 3 to 12 and free for children 2 and younger. Parking will cost $12.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Higbee Higbee will perform rock ‘n’ roll from 5 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Book Sale: A used book sale will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (also 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday) at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.
Music at The Landing at Hoyt: Patrick Van Bibber will perform a variety of music appealing to all ages from 6 to 8 p.m. at The Landing at Hoyt Park and Pool, 1800 N. Swan Blvd.
Story Time: Children 3 to 6 years of age can discover stories, prereading skills, songs, movement and crafts at 1:30 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.
Card game: The Wauwatosa Senior Club meets every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to play cards at the Wauwatosa Civic Center, 7725 W. North Ave. The club is open to all area residents 50 or older and is sponsored by the Wauwatosa School District Recreation Department. For information, call 414-479-8900, ext. 5789.
Wauwatosa Community Band: This community band will present a children's Halloween concert, Creepy Cafeteria, at 7 p.m. in the Longfellow Middle School Cafeteria, 76th Street and North Avenue. Enjoy spooky music from the movies and more. Admission costs $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and students, but anyone in a costume will be admitted free. There will be a costume parade and post-concert treats for all.
Story Time: Children 3 to 6 years of age can discover stories, prereading skills, songs, movement and crafts at 9:30 or 11 a.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.
Book Talk - Author John Certalic: Certalic will discuss his book, “Them, The Richer Life Found Caring for Others,” from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Wauwatosa Public Library, 7635 W. North Ave.
How to Life Plan with Seniors: Luther Manor social worker Kathi Brueggemann will help participants understand what to say, what not to say and how to prepare for “Having Important Life Planning Conversations with Seniors You Love” at 4 p.m. at Luther Manor, 4545 N. 92nd St. Learn more at www.luthermanor.org.
Backgammon play: The Milwaukee Backgammon Club invites all players, from novice to advanced, to its open play night of heads-up games, multiplayer chouettes, and beginner lessons at 6:30 p.m. at Rounding Third Sports Bar & Grill, 6317 W. Bluemound Road. Arrive any time up to 9 p.m. to be assured at least an hour of play. For information, visit mkebackgammon.org or email email@example.com.