Colorado Springs area literary events starting Oct. 22, 2017
Book signing - F.P. Dorchak will sign "Do the Dead Dream? An Anthology of the Weird and the Peculiar," 2-4 p.m. Sunday, The Bookman, 3163 W. Colorado Ave.; 636-0055.
Book signing - Peg Stomierowski Gould will sign "Hound Dog Blues: Duke's Doggone Last Ride Home, A Memoir of Life and Loss," 1-4 p.m. Saturday, The Bookman, 3163 W. Colorado Ave.; 636-0055.
Author signing - Stephanie Waters will sign copies of her collection of Haunted Tales of the Colorado Springs, Pikes Peak and Manitou Springs regions, noon Oct. 31, Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Drive East; 637-8282, barnesandnoble.com.
Harlequin author book signing - Angel Smits will sign "A Chair at the Hawkins Table," 5-8 p.m. Nov. 3, Colorado Fine Art Works, 2616 W. Colorado Ave.; 649-6394.
Author signing - Heather Slade will sign "The Promise, the Truce and the Secret," "Fall for Me, Dance with Me" and "Kiss the Cowboy," noon-2 p.m. Nov. 4, Covered Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second St., Monument; 481-2665, coveredtreasures.com.
Book signings - Josef Fourth will sign "Shattered Memories" and Kevin Ikenberry will sign "Vendetta Protocol," 1-5 p.m. Nov. 4, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 5, Hooked on Books, 12 E. Bijou St.; 419-7660.
Indigenous Reading Series - With Layli Long Soldier, Byron F. Aspass and Jennifer Elise Foerster, 7 p.m. Thursday, Colorado College, Gaylord Hall, main floor of Worner Campus Center, 902 N. Cascade Ave., free; 389-6607.
Book discussion - "The Social Conquest of Earth" by Edward Wilson, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Friday, PILLAR Office, 4570 Hilton Parkway, Suite 101, $5. Registration: 633-4991, pillarinstitute.org.
Storytime - "Bonaparte Falls Apart" by Margery Cuyler, 10:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Drive East; 637-8282, barnes andnoble.com.
Halloween storytime - "Mary McScary" by R.L. Stine and "Creepy Pair of Underwear" by Aaron Reynolds, 11 a.m. Saturday, Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Drive East; 637-8282, barnesandnoble.com.
Children's Literacy Center - Volunteers, ages 14 and older, needed to serve as tutors. Training is provided; 471-8672, pamela@childrens literacycenter.org, childrensliteracycenter.org.