Ted Nace Signing, Sheraton Hotel, 2886 S. Circle Drive. $10 donation. The Pikes Peak Justice and Peace Commission presents Nace and his book Gangs of America: The Rise of Corporate Power and the Disabling of Democracy. Sat., Nov. 19, 6 p.m. Call 632-6189 or visit ppjpc.org for more.
Beth Barrett Signing, Penrose Library's Carnegie reading room, 20 N. Cascade Ave. Barrett discusses and signs High Drama: Colorado's Historic Theatres on Sun., Nov. 20, 2 p.m. Call 531-6333 for more.
Exploring Lives & Cultures Reading Group, East Library, 5550 N. Union Blvd. Free. Members of the American Association of University Women will lead discussion on the book Thinking of Pictures and Other Reports from My Life with Autism on Fri., Dec. 2, 10-11:30 a.m. Call 535-2646 for more.
Mark Andrew Olsen Signing, Barnes & Noble, 1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9945. Olsen signs the sequel to his bestselling novel, The Hadassah Covenant on Sat., Dec. 3, noon to 2 p.m.