1. Monday is Columbus Day. The is closed.
2. The Port Washington Public Library will be open from 1-5 p.m. in honor of the holiday.
3. It's TJ Day for Dog Lovers at . That's where TJ Shields is celebrating being named October "Mutt of the Month" in the 2011 365 Dogs, Page-a-Day Calendar. Stop by Shields and meet TJ along with The Shelter Connection, the volunteer group that supports shelter improvements at the . There will be a fundraiser, photos and more.
4. There's a meeting at 8 p.m.
5. Enter "Spookiest, Scariest Essay Contest." Open to children from pre-K to 8th grade. Winners in each age category receive $15 prizes.