Talk English!, various PPLD locations. No registration required. Classes Mon., Tues., Wed. and Thurs. through Sept., Oct., Nov. and Dec. Call 531-6333 or visit
www.ppld.org for more.
The Springs Slam, The Mug, 1324 Garden of the Gods Rd. $5 donation. Featuring Paulie Lipman and Katie Wirsing of the Denver Slam. Fri., Oct. 1, 8-11:30 p.m. Call 660-0540 for more.
Margaret Brettschneider Signing, Borders, 1710 Briargate Blvd, Suite 209. Free. Signing Mutti's War, the story of a woman's trek across Eurpose during WWII to find her husband and save her three children. Sun., Oct. 3, 1 p.m. Call 633-4661 for more.
First Sunday Book Club, First United Methodist Church, rm. 133, 420 Nevada Ave. Discussing Eventide by Kent Haruf with Betty Howard, book reviewer. Sun., Oct. 3, 12:30 p.m. Call 531-6315 for more.
Treasure Island Book Groups, various locations. Sept. 23, 27, Oct. 1, 7, 13, 14, or 28. Call 531-6333, ext. 1221 or visit
www.ppld.org for locations and info.
Treasure Island Sencha Literary Dinner, 331 S. Nevada Ave. $65. Chef Beavers presents five courses paired with five wines to illuminate the scenes of Treasure Island. Oct. 3-4, 6 p.m. Call 632-8287 for more.
Manuel Ramos Reading, CC's Tutt Library, 1021 N. Cascade Ave. Reading and lecture on Latino crime fiction with author of Brown-On-Brown. Wed., Oct. 6, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 389-6662 for more.
Jan Brett Signing, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Children's book author Jan Brett signs The Umbrella, Oct. 7, 11 a.m. Numbered signing tickets avail. Oct. 6, 4-6 p.m., remaining tickets distributed Oct. 7, 9 a.m.
Michael Hague Signing, Penrose Public Library, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Bring an item to be signed or purchase items at the event. Tues., Oct. 12, 4-6 p.m. Call 531-6333 for more.