Womyn's Pride Book Group. Meets first and third Mondays of each month, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Open to lesbian, bisexual and transgendered women. Readings alternate between fiction and non-fiction. For location and details, call 576-3898.
Poetry Open Mikes: Call 477-1028. Every Sunday at Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., 685-0986. All start at 8 p.m.
Progression Session Poetry Slam, The Underground, 110 N. Nevada, Interactive poetry performance competition held the second and fourth Tuesday, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. $2. For more, call (719) 573-6820.