“And God Said … A Brief History of Creation.” Author Barbara Leff discusses her poetry collection. At Temple Beth Hillel, 801 Park Central, Richmond. Includes bagel brunch. 10 a.m. $5 suggested donation.

“The Finkler Question.” Drop-in book club discussion of Howard Jacobson’s identity novel. At Jewish Community Library, 1835 Ellis St., S.F. 2 p.m. Free.