AARP SmartDriver course, 1 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Drivers of all ages may take this course to brush up on driving rules and learn tips for driving safely. Cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for nonmembers, payable at the class. For registration, call 816-232-5479 or visit rhcl.libcal.com/calendar/events.
Tenderloins and more, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Eagles Aerie & Auxiliary No. 49, 2004 N. Belt Highway. Serving tenderloins and other assorted sandwiches. Net proceeds go to support local heart charities.
St. Joseph Baptist Association Senior Adult Event, 10 a.m., Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church, 5502 Frederick Blvd. Program will include the St. Joseph Christian band under direction of Joe Voga. Dr. Scott Gilbert, pastor, will bring the message. Program is followed by a carry-in dinner. Open to anyone over age 55.
Downtown Noontime Concert featuring the MWSU Marimba Ensemble, 12:10 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Seventh and Jules streets. Sack lunches are welcome, water and coffee will be provided. Donations accepted.
Writers’ 50,000 word challenge, 6:30 p.m., Rolling Hills Library, Belt branch, 1904 N. Belt Highway. Writers wanting to take the challenge of writing 50,000 words for a novel during National Novel Writing Month in November will gather to discuss projects. For information, call 816-232-5479.