Time Tested Books hosts a series of events with Stephen Jenkinson of the Orphan Wisdom School, a learning center for “the skills of deep living and making human culture,” according to his website. On Friday, Jenkinson will read from his book Die Wise. Saturday he'll screen his film Griefwalker, and Sunday he'll host a class on death and dying. 7 p.m. Friday, October 9, and Saturday, October 10; 9:30 a.m.-3: 30 p.m. Sunday, October 11; free. 1114 21st Street. http://orphanwisdom.com.