The fall season of the Salon Series at Renaissance House concludes on October 1 with an author’s talk by Priscilla Douglas. The Renaissance House, a writers’ retreat in Oak Bluffs, has been featuring special cultural workshops and presentations during September and October with some of the Island’s leading writers, including Thomas Dresser and Belle Hooks. Ms. Douglas, the author of “Getting There and Staying There,” is a life coach and the founder of the consulting firm PHDouglas and Associates. She will speak on coaching individuals and executive teams to work collaboratively and strategically. Dessert is provided. For more information, call 917-747-0367.