ALEXIS ORGERA'S MIX TAPE POETRY BOOK CLUB meets to discuss "The Horse Has Six Legs," edited by Charles Simic, at 7 p.m. Nov. 26 at Bookstore1Sarasota, 1359 Main St., Sarasota. In-store purchase of the book required. 365-7900; www.bookstore1sarasota.com
MARGIT LIESCHE will discuss and sign copies of "Triptych" at 7 p.m. Nov. 26 at Barnes & Noble, 4010 S. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota. 923-9907.
SUZANNE ABBOTT will sign copies of "Confessions of a Reiki Healer" and ROBERT LICCIARDELLO will sign copies of "Coping with Illness Through Attitude and Faith" from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 30 at A Parker's Books, 1488 Main St., Sarasota; 366-2898.
FRIENDS OF THE CENTRAL LIBRARY are collecting donations of children's books, new or gently used, through Nov. 30 at the library, 1301 Barcarrota Blvd. W., Bradenton. 748-5555, Ext. 6321.