Democracy and Dissent Book Group — Antigone Books, 411 N. Fourth Ave. “1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus,” by Charles C. Mann. 2 p.m. March 2. 792-3715.


“Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction” Nonfiction Book Club — Dusenberry-River Library, 5605 E. River Road. “Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis” by Timothy Egan. 1:30-3 p.m. March 3. 594-5345.

Read Across America Story Time — Barnes & Noble, 5130 E. Broadway. “Green Eggs and Ham.” With activities. 11 a.m. March 3. 512-1166.


Abbett Mystery Book Club — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Branch Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. 2-3 p.m. First Tuesdays. 594-5200.

Local Author Series — Joyner-Green Valley Library, 601 N. La Cañada Drive. Craig Suter, author of “The Inventor’s War: 1933-1947; The Durable Ideas and Innovations of WWII.” 2-3 p.m. March 4. 594-5295.


Kids’ Book and Movie Club — Geasa-Marana Branch Library, 13370 N. Lon Adams Road. “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl. Read the book in advance and watch film with a group. 2:30-4 p.m. March 5. 594-5255.


Role Reversal and Caregiving: From Denial to Clear Decision-Making — Amber Lights Senior Living Community, 6231 N. Montebella Road. “Baby Boomers Sandwiched Between Retirement and Caregiving” by Sandra W. Haymon. 5:30 p.m. March 6. 498-0668.


Meet Guy McPherson — Antigone Books. “Going Dark” author. 7 p.m. March 7. 792-3715.


Meet Jane Eppinga — Clues Unlimited, 3146 E. Fort Lowell Road. “Southern Arizona Cemeteries.” 2:30 p.m. March 8. 326-8533.

Meet Jim McArthur — Mostly Books, 6208 E. Speedway. “Newton, Kansas: The Wickedest Town in the West.” 1-2 p.m. March 8. 571-0110.

Creative Bookbinding Workshop — Eckstrom-Columbus Branch Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Registration requested. 2-3:30 p.m. March 8. Free. 594-5285.

Friends of the University of Arizona Libraries Spring Book Sale — 301 N. Cherry Ave. Most books $1 or $2. Cash or check only. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 8. 609-6471.