Mary Dowdle (“Becoming a Ballerina”) reads at noon at Wellesley Books . . . Marilyn Land (“Clattering Sparrows”) reads at 1 p.m. at Bestsellers Cafe, Medford . . . Marit Menzin (”Song for Papa Crow”) reads at 1 p.m. at Book Ends, Winchester . . . Todd Andrlik (“Reporting the Revolutionary War”) reads at 2 p.m. at the Harvard Coop.