Voices, Words and Wine, Fine Arts Center courtyard, 30 W. Dale Street. Free. Poetry event featuring Stacy Dyson as keynote speaker, then thirteen featured poets followed by an open mike session. Sat., Aug. 9, 4 7 p.m. For more, call 634-5581 ext. 318.
Selling Books to Libraries: A Personal Approach, Gates Common Room, Palmer Hall, Colorado College. A discussion led by Daniel De Simone for those in the antiquarian, library and used-book trade. Sun., Aug. 3, 7 p.m. R.S.V.P. at 389-6415.
Breaking Into Freelance Writing. 108 E. Cheyenne Rd., Sat. Aug. 2, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. $49. Learn to sell your articles, stories, greeting cards, books and more. Call 527-8225 or e-mail WendyBurt@aol.com for details.
Poetry West meeting, Tutt Library, 1021 N. Cascade. Sat., Aug. 2, 10 a.m. noon. Free. Jessy Randall, curator of Tutt Library special collections, will lead the workshop. Please bring writing materials. For more, call 573-9479.
Palmer Lake Book Group, Palmer Lake Branch Library, 66 Lower Glenway. Discussion about The Arraignment by Steve Martini. Fri., Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. Call 481-2587 for details.
Poetry Open Mikes: Bare-Knuckle Poetry, third Tues. of the month, The Coffee Warehouse, 526 S Tejon St., Call 477-1028. Every Sunday at Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., 7 p.m. to 2 a.m. 685-0986. All start at 8 p.m.
Fiction Book Club at the Cheyenne Mountain Branch Library, 1791-D S. 8th St. Join this free discussion about Empire Falls by Richard Russo. Thurs., Aug. 7, 2 p.m. For more, call 633-6278.
Beginning Writers Workshop, Author, Author!, 5975 N. Academy Blvd. #206. Six-week session starts Thurs., Aug. 7, 6:30 8:30 p.m. For more, call 277-READ.