Robert Talltree book signing and concert, Garden of the Gods Trading Post, 324 Bechers Lane. The Native American flute artist and author will give a free concert and talk and sign his children's book, Spinoza. For more, call 685-9045 ext. 4.
Progression Session Poetry Slam, The Underground, 110 N. Nevada, Interactive poetry performance competition held the second and fourth Tuesday, 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. $2. For more, call (719) 573-6820.
Kabbalah and Mysticism, Spoken Word Poetry, Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., Wednesdays, Kaballah at 7, poetry from 8 p.m. midnight. Call 685-0986.
Old Colorado City Book Club, Old Colorado City Branch Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave., Thurs. Aug. 28, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Topic: Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel. Call 634-1698 or 630-1163 for more.
literary announcements Call for entries, Mighty Muse Writing Project contest, No Lie. Submit stories and essays about women's personal experiences of poverty, domestic violence, discrimination, addiction and criminal justice for The Muse publication. Also, poems and first-person essays from men and women about serving as soldiers in Iraq. Deadline Oct. 15. For more, call 262-0810.
What Tree is That? Tree-Identification Guide Book available from National Arbor Day Foundation. $3. To obtain your tree ID guide, write to National Arbor Day Foundation, Nebraska City, NE 68410 or visit