Aspiring authors are invited to attend a two-part workshop on “The Art of Memoir” at the Reading Public Library, 64 Middlesex Ave., from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 15 and Oct. 22. Nancy Perkins Kohl, a writer and professor, will teach participants how to tell their life story. The program is supported by a grant from the Reading Cultural Council. Registration is required. Call the library at 781-944-0840 to reserve a seat. Participants are asked to come prepared with pen, paper, and ideas. For more information about Kohl, visit www.nyxnox.com/about.html.