Poetry Open Mikes: Call 477-1028. Every Sunday at Organic Earth Caf, 1124 Manitou Ave., 685-0986. All start at 8 p.m.
Knowledge is Power Book Group, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd. This group meets the last Tuesday of every month and concentrates on current affairs, call for book choice. Call 266-9960 for more.
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.