The following free events are scheduled at the Los Altos main library, 13 S. San Antonio Road. Events are held in the Orchard Room unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 948-7683 or visit sccl.org/losaltos.
• 7 p.m. Nov. 27: A book discussion for adults will center on the best-selling historical novel “A Gentleman in Moscow” by Amor Towles.
• 7 p.m. Nov. 29: GreenTown Los Altos has scheduled a discussion on buying local, “Buy Fresh, Buy Local: The Case for Being a Locavore.” The presentation will stress the importance of purchasing food as close to home as possible. Leading the discussion will be local food policy expert Peter Ruddock, Los Altos resident and edible landscapes author Rosalind Creasy and chef, educator and author Laura Steck.