Free First Friday means free admission from noon to 5 p.m. Friday at the Pasadena Museum of California Art, 490 E. Union St., Pasadena. Call (626) 568-3665 or visit pmcaonline.org.
Guests of all ages are welcome to the Chinese Game Club to play the board games Mah Jongg and Go from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Friday at Pasadena Public Library’s Central Branch, 285 E. Walnut St., Pasadena. Call (626) 744-4066 or visit cityofpasadena.net/library.
The Huntington Library presents a Mormon history lecture, “A Mormon Diarist in California, 1850-1858” by Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Laurel Thatcher Ulrich, history professor at Harvard University, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino. Free; no reservations required. Call (626) 405-2100 or visit huntington.org.
Complicated Animals perform their eclectic mix of indie pop, vintage Brazilian and bossa nova at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Edwin Mills by Equator, 22 Mills Place, Pasadena. No cover. Call (626) 564-8656 or visit edwinmills.com.