Paint Your Own Bath Bombs With Naturally Refreshed

Saturday, Nov. 18, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., M.E. Marketplace Retail Co-Op & Model Esteem

This is a chance to unleash your inner creativity. Special hands-on event. $18, 7451 Madison St., Forest Park.

Author Discussion With Max Allen Collins and Barbara Collins

Sunday, Nov. 19, 2-4 p.m., Centuries & Sleuths

This husband-and-wife team are individually both novelists in their own right. This event is billed as their “One-Stop Farewell Tour.” 7419 Madison St., Forest Park.

Book Talk: ‘Our Town Oak Park – Walk With Me, In Search of True Community’

Thursday, Nov. 16, 6:30-8:00 p.m., Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Museum

Wednesday Journal’s own Ken Trainor will have a discussion with author William Hazelgrove regarding Ken’s new book, Our Town Oak Park. Books will be available for purchase at the event. Registration is requested as event capacity is limited. 339 N. Oak Park Ave., Oak Park.

Songwriter’s Circle with Jenny Bienemann

Tuesday, Nov. 21, 7 p.m., FitzGerald’s

Jenny Bienemann will be swapping songs and stories with Phil Angiotti and Matt Tiegler. 6615 Roosevelt Road, Berwyn.