Poetry West Workshop, Beidleman Environmental Center, 740 W. Caramillo St. Free. Ceil Malek presents a workshop on ecstatic poetry. Sat., July 2, 10 a.m. Call 477-1028 or visit poetrywest.org for more.
David Keplinger Poetry Reading, The Book Haven, 128 F Street, Salida. Free. Award-winning poet Keplinger, director of the Creative Writing Program at CSU Pueblo reads his work. Sat., July 9, 4-6 p.m. Call 719/539-9629 for more.
Barnes & Noble Signings, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960. Donita L. Paul signs DragonQuest on Sat., July 2, 2 p.m. Jeff Shelby signs Killer Swell on Sat., July 9, 2 p.m.