Documentary Film & Discussion Series will kick off a three-part series on the scientific revolution with a film on the scientific revolution. The films will be shown Oct. 11, 7 to 9 p.m., in the Ashland Public Library Community Room, 66 Front St., Ashland. Admission is free. Viewers are invited to stay for discussion. All points of view are welcome. On hand to help lead the discussion will be guest Leah Marshquist of Transition Ashland (www.transitionashland.org), an effort to strengthen local economy and community, and Christine Fletcher, Ashland high school science teacher. For more information, call 508-881-0134 or visit www.friendsoftheapl.com.