Book signing, Steve Owings, author of Colorado: A Silly Guide to the Centennial State, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. Free. Sat., Sept. 26, 2-4 p.m.
Freelance Writers Summer Camp, Soda Springs Park, Manitou Springs, $40. Sat., Sept. 20, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Journalists Steven Saint and Wendy Burt will present query writing, getting and working with an agent and leads and language. On-the-spot critiques also given. For more, call 638-6876.
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.
Old Colorado City Book Club, Old Colorado City Branch Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave., Thurs., Sept 25, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Topic: The Dream and the Tomb by Robert Payne. Call 634-1698 or 630-1163 for more.
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