Live Naked Poetry, The OpticalReverb Gallery, 218 W. Colorado Ave. $2. Come to read or just to listen. Wed., Nov. 30, 7-10 p.m. Call 477-1028 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.
Rev. Jim Adams Signing, Vista Grande United Church of Christ, 5460 N. Union Blvd. Free. Adams, founder of the Center for Progressive Christianity, speaks and signs his newest book, From Literal to Literacy: The Essential Reference Book for Biblical Metaphors on Dec. 2-3, 7:30-9 p.m. Call Rev. Maurine Hale at 599-3057 to RSVP.
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.