Pikes Peak Branch NLAPW Flash Fiction Contest: write a complete short story in no more than 100 words. Open to all ages and genres. Deadline March 1. Call Jaye at 488-3580 for more.
Glenn Randall Signing of Colorado Wild & Beautiful at Borders, 2120 Southgate Road, on Sat., Oct. 22, 1-3 p.m. He signs at Borders at 1710 Briargate Blvd., on Sat., Oct. 22, 4-6 p.m. Call 800/821-3874 for more.
Rosemary Re Signing, Borders, 1710 Briargate Blvd. Free. Re signs San Lucci Island, a contemporary romance novel. Sat., Oct. 22, 1-3 p.m. Call 266-1600 for more.
Bill Romanowski Signing, Borders, 1710 Briargate Blvd. Free. Meet former Denver Bronco Bill Romanowski, who will be signing his new autobiography, ROMO. Mon., Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Call 266-1600 for more.
John Fielder Signing, Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Free. John fielder presents his new book, Colorado 1870-2000 II, conducts a slide show presentation and speaks about his photography. Thurs., Oct. 27, 7-9 p.m. Call 634-7395 for more.
Lee Kline Signing of Colorado Wildlife Portfolio at Borders, 2120 Southgate Road, on Sat., Oct. 29, 1-3 p.m. He signs at Borders at 1710 Briargate Blvd., on Sat., Oct. 29, 4-6 p.m. Call 800/821-3874 for more.
Pikes Peak Writers Contest, with a variety of categories to compete in. A contest for unpublished writers, with cash awards. Entries due by Nov. 1. Visit ppwc.net/contest.html for more.
Emerson, Thoreau and Environmental Ethics, CC's Palmer Hall, Gates Common Room, 1025 N. Cascade Ave. Free. Explore the roots of America's environmental consciousness. Wed., Nov. 9, 7:30-9 p.m. Call 471-0910 ext. 105 for more.
Thin Air Poetry Slam, Cedars Lounge, 3125 Sinton Road. Free. Open to the public, all ages welcome. Every Tuesday, doors open at 7 p.m., slam begins at 7:30 sharp. Call 573-6820 or visit thinairpoetryslam.com for more.