The William Morris Agency’s Christ Lockhart will take story pitches from members at the Alameda Writers Group meeting at 10 a.m. at the Glendale Central Library, 222 E. Harvard St., Glendale. Lockhart will take pitches only from members; guests may become members at the meeting for $60. Admission is free. For more information, visit alamedawritersgroup.com.
The Providence High School Drama Department will present the performance of “Brighton Beach Memoirs” at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Providence High School auditorium, 511 S. Buena Vista St., Burbank. Performances continue at 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15, $10 for students and senior citizens, and will be available at the door. For reservations and/or more information, call (818) 846-8141, Ext. 202.
Crescenta-Cañada Family YMCA Tree Lot is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. until Dec. 21 at the YMCA, 1930 Foothill Blvd., La Cañada Flintridge. The event supports the YMCA Youth and Government Teen leadership program. The selection includes nobles, grand firs, Frasers, Douglases and Nordmans. For more information, call (818) 790-0123.