"The United Nations and the Bush Administration", Broadmoor West, West Ballroom, 1 Lake Ave. $10-$25. Colorado Springs World Affairs Council presents Linda Fasulo who will speak and sign her new book, An Insiders Guide to the United Nations. Tues., Feb. 10, noon. Call 579-8443 for more.
Barbara Samuel discussion and signing, Borders Books & Music, 1710 Briargate Blvd., Suite 209. Author of Goddesses of Kitchen Avenue, Barbara Samuel, signs and discusses her book. Fri., Feb. 13, 7 p.m. Call 266-1600 for more.
Poetry Open Mike: Every Sunday at Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., 685-0986. 8 p.m.
Freelance Writers Boot Camp, Alamo Corporate Center Annex, 102 S. Tejon. $45. Steven Saint, freelance journalist and former Gazette reporter leads day or inspiration and invigoration for your non-fiction career. Sat., Feb. 21, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call 638-6876 for more.