Book author and screenplay writer Deirdre Doran will address the next weeting of the Westport Smiling Senior Single's Happiness Club on Thursday, Oct. 26.

Doran, who grew up in Los Angeles, will share stories of the film and publishing worlds, club officials said.

The meeting is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Westport Center for Senior Activities, 21 Imperial Ave. The club is for singles age 50 and older, and admission is free.

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