Some in-person occasions is likely to be canceled as a result of COVID-19. Earlier than going, be certain that occasion is going down.
E-book Signings — Jayme Mansfield, “Seasoned, A Love Story,” 11 a.m.-2 p.m., and Kelly McWilliams, “Agnes on the Finish of the World,” 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Coated Treasures Bookstore, 105 Second St., Monument; 481-2665.
Pikes Peak Writers Digital Evening — Aspiring writers can have questions answered, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Monday; tinyurl.com/y4gxxnxt.
As a result of current surge in COVID-19, all Pikes Peak District Library branches will solely permit patrons inside if they’ve a reservation to make use of a pc. To make pc reservations, name 389-8968. For info, go to ppld.org/computers. Library customers can proceed to browse the gathering utilizing the net catalog or the PPLD cell app, decide up their holds utilizing curbside service and return supplies 24/7 outdoors all libraries. For extra info, go to ppld.org/covid-19.
HOT OFF THE PRESS
Latest regional writer choices:
• “We Are Santa: Portraits and Profiles” by Ron Cooper. Printed by Princeton Architectural Press. Abstract: A glimpse into the lives of those that slip into the purple go well with to unfold Christmas cheer. Earlier than and after portraits, behind-the-scenes tales of custom-made costumes and specialised coaching, and shocking anecdotes of on-the-job encounters convey these Santas to life.
• “When You Know What I Know” by Sonja Ok. Solter. Printed by Little, Brown Books for Younger Readers. Abstract: Someday after college, on the sofa within the basement, Tori’s uncle did one thing dangerous. Afterward, Tori tells her mother. Regardless that telling was a courageous factor to do, her mother nonetheless doesn’t imagine her at first. Her grandma nonetheless takes his facet. And Tori doesn’t need anybody else, even her finest pal, to know what occurred.
Hoopla Digital — Pikes Peak Library District patrons can use Hoopla Digital at no cost entry to movies, music and audiobooks from smartphones, tablets, PCS and Apple TV; hoopladigital.com.
E-books and Extra — E-books, e-audiobooks, e-magazines free with PPLD library card. Click on on CyberShelf at ppld.org.
CARLOTTA OLSON, THE GAZETTE