Kellie Chandler signing A Mother's Reflection at the Hearthstone Inn, 506 N. Cascade Ave. Free, 473-4413. Sun., May 12, 10:30 a.m.
Pikes Peak Fiction Writers Workshop, for writers of novels and short fiction. 10 weeks, led by Jim Ciletti at Hooked on Books, 3918 Maizeland Road. $125, 634-2367. Begins Wed., May 15, 6:30 p.m.
Chocolate Fantasy, a Sencha Literary Experience Dinner, 331 S. Nevada Ave. $60, 632-8287. A five-course chocolate fantasy dinner with wine, inspired by Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Sun.-Mon., May 19-20, 6 p.m.
Call to local poets for new Slam group forming. Visit
www.msnusers.com/WordFetish or call RaYvon at 685-9264
Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum seeking local authors who have published fiction, nonfiction, short stories or articles related to military or civil aviation or US military operations to be guest speakers. Call the museum at 719/948-9219 or e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org, or call Jason Unwin at 719/595-9656 or e-mail him at
Colorado Springs Fiction Writers Group meets at Barnes and Noble, Citadel Mall. Call Henri & Hollie Snider at 574-5571. Meeting the last Monday of every month, 6 p.m.
Vegetarians of Colorado Springs Book Club meeting at the East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Learn about vegetarians from many great authors and their works. For details, call Nan, 388-2176 or visit www.vsc.org.