Reading: Ha Jin, a fabulist and rising star in American fiction, will read from his work at 8 p.m., Canisius College's Marie Maday Theatre; sponsored by Canisius College's Contemporary Writers Series, Just Buffalo Literary Center and Talking Leaves Books.
Open house: The Briody Health Care Facility will open its doors to the public to unveil a $2.2 renovation project and cut the ribbon for its new rehabilitation wing, the Quinlivan Outpatient Rehab Center, 6 p.m., 909 Lincoln Ave.
Class: "Renaissance: The Age of Discovery in Art," 10 a.m. to noon, Lockport Senior Center, 33 Ontario St. Instructor Paul Becker. Register by calling 433-1886.
Wellness program: "How to Manage Chronic Pain," featuring Dr. David Bagnall, a physical medicine specialist. Additionally, experts in the field of nutrition, fitness, stress management and cancer care will be available for consultation, 7 to 9 p.m., Como Restaurant, 2220 Pine Ave. Free. Sponsored by Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center. Registration required at 278-4604.
Cards and crafts: 9 a.m., Wheatfield Senior Citizens Center, 2800 Church Road, Wheatfield. There will also be a mini craft show.
Cruise night: Classic cars and music, 6 to 10 p.m., Young Street, Village of Wilson.
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