Matt Bille & Erika Lishock Signing, Barnes and Noble Events, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 226-9960. Local authors of The First Space Race discuss and sign their book. Sat., Jan. 22, 2 p.m.
Peter DeLeo Signing, Barnes and Noble Events, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 226-9960. DeLeo presents and signs, Survive!: My Fight for Life in the High Sierras. Feb. 4.
Betty Field Memorial Youth Writing Contest, open to students in grades 6-12 in the PPLD. Offering cash prizes for the best mystery story in each grade grouping. All students in public, private or home schools are eligible. Deadline Feb. 7, 2005. Call Jim at 634-2367 for more.
Unknown Writers' Contest, must be 18 or older and a Colorado resident. Entries are $20 ea. Fiction, poetry and non-fiction categories. Sponsored by the Denver Women's Club Press. Prizes range from $25 to $100. Entries due by Feb. 1, 2005. Call 303/839-1519 or visit
www.denverwomanspressclub.org for more.
PenWomen's Annual Flash Fiction Contest. $8/entry. A short story of 100 words or less containing the word "heart" or "love". Entries due Feb. 14, 2005. E-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org for full contest information.