Art: First Thursdays Downtown Art Walk, 5-8 p.m., various venues, downtown Atlanta. FREE.
Books: CBS correspondent Don Teague and translator Rafraf Barrak discuss “Saved By Her Enemy,” 7:15 p.m., Decatur Library, Decatur. FREE.
Presentation: A discussion with Henry Louis Gates Jr., 1-4 p.m., Rialto Center for the Arts, Atlanta. FREE, tickets required.
Sports: Atlanta Thrashers vs. New York Islanders, 7 p.m., Philips Arena, Atlanta.
Stage: Synchronicity Theatre’s “Women + War” continues, 8 p.m., 7 Stages, Atlanta.
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