1. Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale: 5-8:30 p.m. Oct. 24, Hutchinson Public Library, 901 North Main Street, Hutchinson. For information: 620-663-5441, kate.ll@hutchpl.org. Friends' Members receive 50% off total purchase with a coupon. Membership applications and coupons are available in the Friendshop Book Store inside the library. The sale continues Oct. 25 and 26. Proceeds from this book sale help fund various library needs.

2. Men's Group: German Bierocks: 6-9 p.m. Oct. 24, Apron Strings Kitchen Store, 1 S. Main St., Hutchinson. Cost is $45 per person. Learn how to make delicious bierocks and homemade mustard. We will round out the meal with Frankfurt herbed potatoes and vanilla ice cream-stout floats. Pre-registration is required. Call 620-259-7339, pay online at apronstringsstore.com, or visit 1 S. Main in downtown Hutchinson and sign-up in person.

3. Sunflower Painting Class: 7-9 p.m. Oct. 24, Greer Gym, Moundridge. MRC will sponsor a step-by-step sunflower painting class. Cost is $15 per person. Call 620-345-2608 to reserve your spot.