Author visits: Ruth McLaughlin, author of “Bound Like Grass” (University of Oklahoma Press) will be at Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 530 S. 24th St. W., for a reading, discussion and book signing at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Her memoir of Eastern Montana looks at life on a farm and ranch near Culbertson.
Library benefit: Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library's Friends of the Library hosts its 28th annual auction at the library in Sheridan, Wyo., on Saturday. Food service, entertainment and a silent auction start at 5:30 p.m., with an oral auction at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets cost $20 at the door or $35 for a family and $15 for senior citizens and active military personnel. Auction items are on display in the library this week. For information, call 307-674-8585.
Parmly Billings Library's Infomobile will make the following stops this week:
Monday: 11 a.m.-noon, 925 N. 18th St. 1-2:30 p.m., Independent School, 2907 Roundup Road. 2:45-3:45 p.m., Brush Meadow Apartments, 1203 Lake Elmo. 4-5 p.m. Babcock-Nutter.
Tuesday: 2-3 p.m., Morin School, 8824 Pryor Road. 3:45-5 p.m., Big Sky Elementary on Granger Ave. E. 6-7:30 p.m., Robbie-45th St. W.
Wednesday: 2:45-3:45 p.m., Banff-3700 Crater Lake. 4-5 p.m., 30th St. W.-Howard.
Thursday: No stops.
Friday: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Senior Meal Site, 1505 Ave. D. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Elder Grove School, 1532 S. 64th St. W. 4-4:45 p.m., Bobby Jones-54th St. W.