Books: Author Patricia Harman signs “The Blue Cotton Gown: A Midwife’s Memoir,” 7 p.m., Blue Elephant Book Shop, Decatur. FREE.
Books: Author Wendy Wax discusses “The Accidental Bestseller,” 7-9 p.m., Bookmiser, Roswell. FREE.
Dancing: Dine & Dance to Big Band and swing music, 6-8 p.m., Northlake Mall, Atlanta. FREE.
For families: “Dinosaurs” opens with half-price tickets on Tuesday and Wednesday, 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta.
For kids: Author Carol Casey reads her book, “Dear Baby, What I Love About You!” 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble-Norcross. FREE.
Music: Dr. Dog performs with Those Darlins, 7:30 p.m.,The Loft, Atlanta.
Stage: Choreographer Twyla Tharp gives a (ticketed) lecture about the creative process before a performance of “Come Fly With Me,” 6 p.m. lecture, 8:30 p.m. show Alliance Theatre, Atlanta.
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