ADAM MICKIEWICZ: His Love Poems' Wide Embrace with Krystyna Olszer, sponsored by the Permanent Chair of Polish Culture at Canisius College. Sat. at 4. Adam Mickiewicz Library, 612 Fillmore Ave. (847-0839).
JANICE KULYK KEEFER reading by the Canadian poet. Mon. at 8. Olean Pulbic LIbrary, 134 N. Second St., Olean (372-0200).
JEWISH BOOK FAIR author/stand-up comedian Aye Jaye ( "The Golden Rule of Shmoozing" ). Sat. at 8. $10. Benderson Building, Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo, 2640 N. Forest Road, Getzville (688-4033).
SCRATCH AND DENT SERIES featuirng Natalee Caple and E. Alan Bigelow, sponsored by Just Buffalo Literary Center. Tonight at 8. $3 suggested donation. Cornershop, 82 Lafayette Ave. (832-5400).
TELLABRATION international event, locally sponsored by Spin-A-Story Tellers. Sat. at 8. $5. Harlem Road Community Center, 4255 Harlem Road, Amherst.
YUSEF KOMUNYAKAA Puilitzer Prize-winning poet and Vietnam Veteran. Sun. at 2. $4 to $6. Location information at Just Buffalo Literary Center, 2495 Main St., Suite 436 (832-5400).