Minecraft Mania; Monday, Bloomington Public Library community room.
“Germany in World War I: Total War and Subtle Shifts”; 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, ISU Alumni Center, 1101 N. Main St., Normal; speaker: Katrin Paehler, ISU; $15; Academy of Seniors.
“Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A Tale of Fire, Smoke, Time, and Power”; 4 p.m. Tuesday, Moulton Hall, room 214, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: Tami Bond.
Illinois Department of Transportation multi-year program public meetings; 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, City of Pontiac Council Chambers, Pontiac.
Principals Read; 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Bloomington Public Library Children’s Department.
“The Unlikely and Eclectic History of School Mathematics in North America”; 7 p.m. Tuesday, Old Main Room, Bone Student Center, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: Ken Clements, ISU.