DISCUSSION: “From Walking Dinosaurs to Rolling Stones: A Conversation With Don Was” @ Skidmore College’s Gannett Auditorium, Saratoga Springs. Joel Brown moderates a discussion with Don Was, musician, producer, multiple Grammy Award winner and president of Blue Note Records. Followed by a Q&A session. 8pm. FREE.
READING: Junot Díaz @ Bard College’s Olin Auditorium, Annandale-on-Hudson. Pulitzer Prize–winning fiction writer and recipient of a 2012 MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, will read from his latest work, the collection of short stories “This Is How You Lose Her.” 6pm. FREE.