Happy Birds: A family-friendly show. Oct. 18, 4-4:45 p.m. Almaden Library, 6445 Camden Ave., San Jose. 408-808- 3040. Harvest Festival: The Almaden Community Center and Library host their eighth annual Harvest Festival featuring local artists, food and creative costumes. Pick a pumpkin from the Pumpkin Patch and get spooked in the Haunted Hallway. Oct. 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; farm animal petting zoo open 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; magician Phil Ackerly performs at 1:30 p.m. Almaden Library, 6445 Camden Ave., San Jose. 408-808- 3040.
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