We have changed how we collect and accept calendar information. Readers must now submit all items through our website. Go to events.contracostatimes.com, and click on "submit your event." You'll have to register at this point and enter your event, but you do not have to pay. Submitting your event in this way will ensure it is part of our easily searchable online database, as well as a candidate for space in our publications.
Concert at the Cove. Petty Theft, a Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers tribute band, performs as part of the Concert at the Cove series. Bring your blanket or lawn chairs for relaxing on the grass. 5:30 to 7 p.m. June 13. Free. Crab Cove Visitor Center, 1252 McKay Ave., Alameda. 510-544-3187, www.ebparks.org.
Family Fun Day. The library kicks off the first day of its Summer Reading Program with a day full of family fun, including a toddler story time, crafts and games, a dance party, and the Busy Bee Dog Show. 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. June 14. Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak St., Alameda. Free. 510-747-7777, www.cityofalamedaca.gov.
Margie Siegal and Harley-Davidson Motorcycles. Celebrate the legend of Harley Davidson Motorcycles with Vintage Editor for IronWorks Motorcycle Magazine and frequent contributor to Motorcycle Classics Magazine, Margie Siegal, and her indispensable guide, "Harley-Davidson: A History of the World's Most Famous Motorcycle." Bring your beautiful bike for a chance to win Margie's Best Motorcycle Award. 7 p.m. June 14. Books Inc., 1344 Park St., Alameda. Free. 510-522-2226, www.booksinc.net.
Teen Movie Night. The library's Teen Summer Reading program kicks-off with a free showing of "Back to the Future," games, a build-a-sandwich bar, and more. 5:30 to 9 p.m. June 16. Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak St., Alameda. Free. 510-747-7780, email@example.com, www.cityofalamedaca.gov.
Lawyers in the Library. Talk one-on-one with a volunteer attorney on how to solve a legal issue. Sign-ups at 5:30 p.m. 6 to 8 p.m. June 16. West End Library, 788 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda. Free. 510-747-7767, www.cityofalamedaca.gov
VA Benefits and You. An Alameda County Veterans Service Officer provides an overview of VA benefits. 1 p.m. June 17. Mastick Senior Center, 1155 Santa Clara Ave., Alameda. Free. Registration suggested. 510-747-7506, www.mastickcenter.com.
MS Excel Intermediate. Know basic computer and Excel 2010 skills but want to learn more? Then this free two-day intermediate course presented by Marlon Romero is for you. Registration requested. 6 to 8 p.m. June 17 and 24. Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak St., Alameda. Free. 510-747-7777, www.cityofalamedaca.gov.
Author Novella Carpenter. Bestselling author of "Farm City," the captivating, hilarious and knowledgeable Novella Carpenter shares "Gone Feral: Tracking My Dad Through the Wild," a touching memoir of growing up and letting go. 7 p.m. June 17. Books Inc., 1344 Park St., Alameda. Free. 510-522-2226, www.booksinc.net.
Art at the Library. Docent Avril Angevine explores SFMOMA's long-standing history of showcasing and nurturing California artists. 6:30 to 8 p.m.
June 18. Alameda Free Library, 1550 Oak St., Alameda. Free. 510-747-7777, www.cityofalamedaca.gov.
The Our Parents Made Us Do This Book Club. The Our Parents Made Us Do This Book Club discusses "This Girl Climbs Trees," with special guest author Ellen Plotkin Mulholland. 5 p.m. June 20. Books Inc., 1344 Park St., Alameda. Free. 510-522-2226, www.booksinc.net.
AHS 40th Reunion. Tickets now available for Alameda High School class of 1974's 40th reunion weekend, held July 25-27. $40. Write to: Karen Blom Boswell, 2852 Johnson Ave., Alameda, CA 94501.