Fridley Senior Program, 6085 7th St. NE, to host a day of honoring veterans on Friday, March 21. Schedule: 10 a.m.: Aid and assistance informational talk; 11 a.m.: VA Benefits; 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.: Veterans Resource Fair and light lunch; 1 p.m.: Honor Flight (movie). The event is sponsored by Catholic Eldercare and Mary T Home Health and Hospice. Both are sponsors of the Fridley Senior Program. Pre-register by March 18 so they have a count for lunch. Call 763-502-5150.
Columbia Heights Public Library, 820 40th Ave. NE, hosts a monthly book discussion group on the last Wednesday of the month at 10 a.m. Upcoming books and discussion dates: Feb. 26:The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak: March 26:The Tale of Halcyon Crane by Wendy Webb; April 30:One Summer: America 1927 by Bill Bryson; May 28:Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline; June 25:Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell; and July 30:The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce.