Witches Delight Halloween Carnival
Carnival rides, games for all ages, cake walk, cookie decorating, costume contest and BBQ. Santa Rita Elementary School, 700 Los Altos Ave., Friday, 3 - 8 p.m.
Free Halloween-themed writing event for 4th – 6th graders
Through Halloween themed exercises, learn how to use literary devices such as alliteration, onomatopoeia, similes and metaphors to enhance stories and poems. Los Altos Library, Monday, 3:30 p.m.
Community Pumpkin Patch and Halloween Costume Contest,
Children can pick out a pumpkin and decorate it, enjoy treats and compete in a costume contest. Los Altos Community Chiropractic, 371 First St. Thursday, 3 p.m.
Foothill College Conference
Free Technology Conference for Educators at Foothill College
This 2-day conference presents technology solutions that are focused on supporting student success, such as teaching and learning, learning analytics, mobile applications, MOOCs and professional development. Foothill College. Thursday noon – 4 p.m., Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Author and Library Events
Bestselling Children’s Author Brandon Mull
A craft project and book talk by the author of Spirit Animals. Linden Tree Books, Monday, 4:30 p.m.
Travel Tuesday: Europe by Luxury Motor Coach
Patch Travel Blogger Maureen Jones with information on small group luxury motors coach travel in Europe, led by an expert guide. Los Altos Library, Tuesday, 2:00 p.m.
To see even more local happenings, visit our Events Page.