Interfaith lecture: The Glastonbury Abbey will present a lecture on “Darwin, God, and the Dream of Life’’ Thursday at 7:15 p.m. Lectures are free and open to the public. Seating is limited and donations are accepted. www.glastonburyabbey.org
Health clinic: Free blood pressure clinic will be held at the Hanover Mall, 1775 Washington St., Friday from 7:45 to 9 a.m. Offered by the Norwell Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice. nvna.org
Meet the author: Quincy College will host “A Night with the Author’’ with Paul Kenny, co-author of “A True Man for Others: The Coach Jim Cotter Story.” Wednesday, 6:30-8 p.m. at the Thomas Crane Public Library at 40 Washington St. Call Jessica Merenda, 617-984-1615, email@example.com for more information.
Health clinic: The weekly blood pressure clinic will be held Wednesday, 10-11:30 a.m. at the Whipple Center, 182 Green St. 781-682-6140