Peak Area Poetry Competition, All poets in the Pikes Peak region are welcome to compete in the PAPPA Poet of the Year Competition on July 26, 7 p.m. at Cedars Optical Reverb, 3125 Sinton Rd. Call Jim at 634-2367 or Aaron at 477-1028 for more.
Harry Potter Midnight Release Party, all Media Play stores across the country will remain open late Fri., July 15. The parties begin at 9 p.m., featuring activites, games and refreshments. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will go on sale at 12:01 a.m. The store will open at 8 a.m. on Saturday.
*Bookfair, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 282-7701. The Liberty High School Marching Band is hosting this event to raise money for new band uniforms on July 17, 2-6 p.m.