Conscientious Projector presents the documentary “Being the Change: A New Kind of Climate Documentary” by Mary Grandelis and Dave Davis, exploring the work of climate scientist, activist and author Peter Kalmus. It starts at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday, Feb. 14 at Armory Center for the Arts, 145 N. Raymond Ave., Pasadena. Free. Call (818) 517-8878 or visit conscientiousprojector.wordpress.com.   


First United Methodist Church of Pasadena, 500 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, presents a concert, “Eternal Creation: Three Beethoven Piano Sonatas,” performed by pianist Junko Ueno Garrett at 4 p.m. Saturday. Free. Visit fumcpasadena.org.


The Pasadena Public Library’s Central Branch, 285 E. Walnut St.,  presents the Black History Festival, with an art display by Rudy Cole, the documentary “Bridging the Divide: Tom Bradley and His Politics of Race,” a presentation by Donzaleigh Abernathy, daughter of Rev. Ralph Abernathy, a dance and gospel performance and other events. It runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Call (626) 744-4066 or visit pasadenapubliclibrary.net.


Author Icy Smith and illustrator Gayle Garner Roski discuss and sign their book, “Mei Ling in China City,” based on a true story set in Los Angeles during World War II, chronicling the friendship between a Chinese-American girl, Mei Ling Lee, and Japanese-American Yayeko Akiyama, who was interned at Manzanar, starting at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Huntington, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino. Free. Call (626) 405-2100 or visit huntington.org.