Vivian Rice and Edie Wogaman discussing and signing Handbook to Health at Hooked on Books, 3918 Maizeland Road. Free, 596-1621. Sat., March 23, 1 p.m.
Poetry workshop with Stacy Dyson, Imagination Celebration poet laureate. The second part of the papermaking workshop at the Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St. Free, for ages 12 and up. RSVP to Melinda Murphy, 634-5581 Ext. 318. Sat., March 23, 10 a.m. to noon.
Murder on the Orient Express, a Literary Experience Dinner at Sencha, 331 S. Nevada Ave. A five-course culinary journey through Europe and Asia accompanied with wines, readings and skits. $60, 632-8287. Sun.-Mon., March 24-25, 6 p.m.
Lewis Hyde, author of The Gift, reading and discussing his works in Colorado College's Packard Hall, SW corner of Cascade and Cache La Poudre. Free, 389-6607. Tues., April 2, 8 p.m.
Jenny McPhee, author of The Center of All Things appearing as part of the Visiting Women Writers series at UCCS, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. In University Center Room 116. Free, 262-3450. Mon., April 8, 4:30-6 p.m.