Jello Biafra, OCU ballroom at CSU Pueblo, 2100 Bonforte Blvd. Formeer lead singer of the Dead Kennedys. Mon., April 19, 6 p.m. For more, call 719/549-2151.
Power of the Pen Writer's Workshop: Sing Me a Song, Monument Branch Library, 1706 Lake Woodmoor Dr. Free. Join this creative group of teens to discuss writing techniques and share companionship with others who love to write. Writers will use a favorite poem or song as a springboard to tell a story. Tues., April 20, 3:30-5 p.m.
Col. G.B. Singh Signing, Poor Richard's Bookstore, 320 N. Tejon St. Free. Book signing for Gandhi: Behind the Mask of Divinity, a controversial expose written by local author Col. G. B. Singh. Sat., April 17, 1-5 p.m. Call 578-0012 for more.
Charles Schnetzer and Mark Arnest, Grace Church, 631 N. Tejon Street. Free. Selections of poetry to music; part of Taylor Memorial Concert Series. For more, call 633-5529.
Friends of Emerson, First Congregational Church, 20 E. St. Vrain. Ongoing bi-weekly reading and discussion of Ralph Waldo Emerson's works. April 15 and 29, 4-5 p.m., Spiritual Laws. Call 576-5371 for more.
Front Range Fiction Writers, Sand Creek Police Station, 4125 Center Park Dr. Join other publication-oriented writers focused on networking, programs for fiction writers and hand-on writing exercises. Fri., April 16, 6:30-9 p.m. For more, call 332-9443.
Better Book Sale, Old Colorado City Library, 2418 W. Pikes Peak Ave. A large selection of used quality books and some collector's items at higher prices will be sold. Sat., April 17, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 531-6333 for more.
David Mason Reading, UCCS, Breckenridge Hall Rm. 5101, 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Free. Colorado College poet reads from his new poetry collection, Arrivals, with free parking in lots 5 and 7. April 22, 7:30 p.m. Call 262-4035 and ask for Rebecca Laroche for more.
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. $5. For more, call (719) 573-6820.
Writer's Group, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. Dedicated writers hone their skills with exercises, brainstorming and camaraderie. Meets every Thursday at 7 p.m. Call 266-9960 for more. .