Paranormal Science Lab in conjunction with Bookhouse Cinema will present a discussion of ghost tales of old Joplin, as well as the true events behind the classic noir suspense film “The Hitchhiker.”

“Murder, Mayhem and a Movie” begins at 7 p.m. Saturday at Bookhouse Cinema, 715 E. Broadway St. The movie, which is based on Joplin native Billy Cook’s Missouri-to-California killing spree, will also be screened. Tickets: $10.

Details: 417-622-8997, 417-825-5161.