Pauline Dillard signing Woman of Birth with Amy Newell, cover artist at the Comfort Suites, 1055 Kelly Johnson Blvd., 599-7501. Sun., June 16, 2-6 p.m.
Bare Knuckle Poetry Readings at Maxwell's, on Vermijo between Tejon and Cascade. 21 and up. Free. On the third Tuesday of each month, from 8 p.m. to midnight. Next reading: June 18.
Jennie Goode, Jeffe Kennedy and Karen Sbrosky signing Drive: Women's True Stories From the Open Road, at Chinook Bookshop, 210 N. Tejon St. Free, 635-1195. Wed., June 19, 5:30 p.m.
Great Books Discussion Group meeting on the second Thursday of the month from 6:45 to 9 p.m. at the Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave., 531-6333 Ext. 1206. On July 11: The Education of Henry Adams, Adams.