Burnham Library in Bridgewater will present a program, “Evolution of Empathy: Our Heritage, Our Future,” Oct. 27 at 7 p.m.

Tamsin Looker, Ph.D. will explore the evolution of human capacity for empathy, its rich biological and cultural heritage and its role in health and survival.

For more information, call the 62 Main St. South library at 860-354-6937.