The Union West book club discusses “Same Kind of Different As Me” by Ron Hall. Call 704-821-7475 for details.
10 a.m.; 123 Unionville-Indian Trail Road, Indian Trail
Kate’s Skating Rink promotes breast cancer awareness at Paint the Rink Pink. DJ Brian performs Oct. 5 (til 4 a.m.). DJ Soulnificient spins Oct. 6 (til 5 a.m.). Tickets cost $12. Call 704-824-2552 for details.
Midnight; 14500 E. Independence Blvd., Indian Trail
Monroe Aquatics & Fitness Center holds the 19th annual holiday craft show with more than 115 vendors. Admission is free. Call 704-282-4681 for details.
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.; 2325 Hanover Drive, Monroe
The Village of Lake Park hosts Yoga in the Park at Mathisen Square. The class costs $5. Bring a towel and water.
9 to 10 a.m.; 3801 Lake Park Road, Lake Park l
The Waxhaw Farmers Market offers homegrown foods and treats at the corner of Price and North Church streets in Waxhaw.
Visit www.waxhawfarmersmarket.org for details.
9 a.m. to noon; 208 N. Church St., Waxhaw
The Union County Heritage Room observes Family History Month by opening its doors and having genealogy experts on standby. Call 704)-289-6737 for details.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 300 N. Main St., Monroe
The Fairview Fall Festival takes place at Fairview Park. Maggie Aldridge is among musical performers. Call 704-753-1981 for details.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 7350 Concord Hwy., Monroe
The Town of Indian Trail offers Family Fall Fest at Chestnut Square Park. The festival includes music, food, games and pottery sale. Call 704-821-8114 for details.
11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; 315 Matthews-Indian Trail Road, Indian Trail
The second annual A Life Like Yours Cornhole Tournament benefits The Arc of Union/Cabarrus. The winning pair gets coolers. The tournament will be held at Southern Range Brewery. Registration costs $80. Call 704-261-1550 for details.
3 to 6:30 p.m.; 151 S. Stewart St., Monroe
Create with Cait leads pumpkin painting at Sweet Union Brewing. The event costs $10 for adults and $8 for ages 12 and younger. Register in advance. Call 828- 291-6154 for details.
4 to 7 p.m.; 13717 E. Independence Blvd., Indian Trial
The Indian Trail United Methodist Men will hold a chicken and dumpling dinner. Plates cost $8. Dine in or drive-thru. Call Ben at 704-291-2457 for details.
4 to 7 p.m.; 113 Indian Trail Road S., Indian Trail
Southeast Child & Family Guidance holds a grand opening and open house. Call 704-256-0305 for details.
5 to 8 p.m.; 105 Waxhaw Professional Drive, Waxhaw
The inaugural Manly Pig Roast includes barbecue, blacksmith demonstration, cornhole and cars on display at Five Stones Church.
5:30 p.m.; 1121 Cuthbertson Road, Waxhaw
First Baptist Church presents Fall Family Fun Night with food, games and a screening of the film “Coco.” Call 704-283-8534 for details.
6 to 9 p.m. 109 Morrow Ave., Monroe
Treehouse Vineyards brings back its popular Do-It-Yourself Wine and Chocolate Pairing. Register in advance. Registration costs $30. Call 704-283-4208 for details.
6:30 to 9:30 p.m.; 301 Bay St., Monroe
Windcrest Farm offers a farm tour, vendors, food truck and music at Ginger Fest. Admission cost $15 per car. Call 704-764-7746 for details.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; 518 Greenfield Drive, Monroe
Classic Cruisers of Monroe holds a cruise-in at Hwy 55 Burgers, Shakes & Fries. Call 704-774-1798 for details.
2 to 5 p.m.; 6640 Old Monroe Road, Indian Trail
Children, ages 2 to 12, participate in a Back to school Family Storytime at the Monroe Main Library. Call 704-283-8184 for details.
3 p.m.; 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe
Heather Taddy and Sergey Poberezhny, A&E’s “Paranormal State,” talk about their cases and meet fans at Treehouse Vineyards. Register in advance. Tickets cost $37.71.
4 to 6:30 p.m.; 301 Bay St., Monroe
Sparky promotes Fire Prevention Week with a party at Monroe Crossing. Children can engage in coloring, storytime and other activities. Call 704-289-6547 for details.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.; 2115 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe
The Monroe Main Library book club discusses “Little Fires Everywhere” by Celeste Ng. Call 704-283-8184 for details.
5:30 p.m.; 316 E. Windsor St., Monroe.
MADD Jewels shows participants how to make Tree of Life necklaces at The Faded Rose. The class costs $35. Call 704-776-2114 for details.
7 p.m.; 134 S. Main St., Monroe
Big Pop Trivia brings Trivia Night to The Roasted Bone. Call 704-289-7788 for details.
7 to 9 p.m.; 350 E. Franklin St., Monroe
TriviaTainment brings Music Bingo to Growler USA. Reserve tickets on www.eventbrite.com. Call 704-494-9445 for details.
7 to 9 p.m.; 6443 Old Monroe Road, Indian Trail
Trivia on Tap brings Music Bingo to The Dreamchaser’s Brewery. Call 704-843-7326 for details.
7 to 9 p.m.; 115 E. N. Main St., Waxhaw
Big Pop Trivia brings Trivia Night to The Trail House. Call 704-776-4655 for details.
8 to 11 p.m.; 6751 Old Monroe Road, Indian Trail
Wine & Design
Peddler’s Paradise holds a craft night in which participants create a country chic pumpkin. Admission costs $25. Register in advance. Call 980-279-6606 for details.
6 to 8 p.m.; 105 W. Franklin St., Monroe