Thurston Clarke, author of "Ask Not: The Inauguration of John F. Kennedy and the Speech that Changed America," will take part in a reading, book signing and reception at 7 p.m. Monday in Allen Hall, University at Buffalo South Campus, as part of the "WBFO Meet the Author Series." The event is free.
Buffalo News features reporter Anne Neville will be the featured speaker during the Write Touch Writer's Group meeting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Lockport Public Library, 23 East Ave., Lockport.
"No Really!! An Evening of True Stories with Arrgh!" presented by Erik Hahn with the Spin-a-Story Tellers will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Central Presbyterian Church, Main Street at Jewett Parkway. The event is free and recommended for adults and older children. Donations are accepted.
A poetry reading with Brendan Lorber and Sasha Steensen as part of Wednesdays at 4 Plus will be held at 8 p.m. Friday in the Hibiscus Room, Just Buffalo, 2495 Main St., suite 512.
"The Two-Income Trap: Why Middle-Class Mothers and Fathers Are Going Broke" by Elizbeth Warren and Amelia Warren Tyagi will be the featured work discussed with reviewer Jeffrey Freedman as part of Bistro Bookers at 5:30 p.m. Tuesdaynov9 in Chef's Restaurant, 291 Seneca St.
-- Evonne Austin