Mankato Area Lifelong Learners, sponsored by Minnesota State University, Mankato, recently announced that its fall 2021 event schedule will include 14 presentations from October through December.

Topics range from current events and history to politics, the environment and more.

The first presentation, “The Secrets Within Abusive Religious Cults,” will be held Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 1-3 p.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church (1706 Lee Blvd.) in North Mankato.