Proceeds from a mountain bike poker run Nov. 9 will help with medical expenses for Acton’s Jessica Nickell. The ride opens at 10 a.m. at the Solavacca Ranch in Glen Rose. (www.solavaca.com) The fee is $20 per person. Jessica, 11, suffered a brain stem stroke two years ago and has ongoing medical expenses. For more information and to purchase raffle tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org.