Lithic in Fruita hosts evening of poetry
The Rock Canyon Poets will join two poets from the Grand Valley for an evening of poetry beginning at 7 p.m. Saturday at Lithic Bookstore & Gallery, 238 S. Park Square, Unit 202, in Fruita.
The Rock Canyon Poets are Paul Francis and Darin Whittaker. The Grand Valley poets are L. Luis Lopez and Tammy Bendetti.
For information about this event, go to Lithic's Faceook page.
Book launch, signings at Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble Booksellers will host a couple events for authors and readers.
■ There will be a book launch for "The Arthuriad: The Misery of Morgaine," the third installment in a series by Zane Newitt.
This event, which will include a reading, book signing and reception, will be from 5–7 p.m. Friday at the store at 2451 Patterson Road.
"The Arthuriad" novels reintroduce figures of Arthurian history, and there are six installments planned for the series.
■ Yvette Myrick, author of "Thriving in Higher Education Careers," will take part in a discussion and book signing from 2–4 p.m. Saturday at Barnes & Noble.
Myrick's book is aimed at those interested in a career in higher education and includes tips and informational resources, according to information from Barnes & Noble.