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Great Barrington Historical Society at Claire Teague Senior Center, 917 South Main St., Great Barrington, MA:Donna Drew will discuss the history of Monument and Waubeek Mills in Housatonic village during a slide presentation, March 29, 7 pm.

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home

2 Plunkett St.,  Lenox, MA: Writers in the House: A Conversation with the 2017 Edith Wharton Writers-in-Residence (Literary, Books, Talks), March 22, 3 pm; Les Enfants de l’Yser of World War I, April 13, 3 pm; The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh: A Lecture with Author Kathryn Aalto, April 30, 2 pm.

Norfolk Library, 6 Greenwoods Road. E., Norfolk, CT:“That’s So Funny, It’s Sad” a conversation about the power of dark humor with award-winning authors Jim Shepard and Mira Jacob, April 22, 4 pm.

Scoville Memorial Library, 38 Main St., Salisbury, CT, 860-435-2838, www.scovillelibrary.org: Armchair Travelers Series: People and Places of China with Jonathan Doster, March 25, 4 pm.

The Women’s Forum of Litchfield at Litchfield Community Center,  421 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT: “An Artist’s Story” as lived by Danielle Mailer, April 6, 2:30 pm.