All events are free unless otherwise noted.

Sunday

Local Author Meet and Greet — Mostly Books, 6208 E. Speedway. Lori Diguardi author of “Anger 101” and Robert Zimmerman author of “Circuit Hikes of Southern Arizona.” Noon-2 p.m. Dec. 10. 571-0110. mostlybooksaz.com.

Monday

Book Signing: “Indian Country” — Barnes & Noble, 5130 E. Broadway. John T. Young. 1-2 p.m. Dec. 10. $14.99. 512-0758.

Second Sunday (Fiction) Book Group — Antigone Books, 411 N. Fourth Ave. “Umami” by Laia Jufresa. 2-3:30 p.m. Dec. 10. 792-3715. antigonebooks.com.

Suzanne Hesh: Cursive — University of Arizona Poetry Center, 1508 E. Helen St. Suzanne Hesh integrates the visual qualities of handwriting into a contemporary textile form. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. 626-3765. poetry.arizona.edu.

Read to a Dog — Kirk-Bear Canyon Public Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. Kids practice reading to service dogs. 6-7 p.m. Mondays. 594-5275. library.pima.gov.

Tuesday

Toddler Storytime — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Listen, learn, sing, move and play together. The stories are short and sometimes there are puppets. Ages 18-36 months old with an adult. 9:30-10 and 10:30-11 a.m. Tuesdays. 594-5420.

It’s Babytime: Storytime and Playgroup — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Stories are short and the babies enjoy moving with the music. About 20 minutes long, stay after for a playgroup where the babies can play with fun toys and you can meet other parents/caregivers. Ages up to 18 months. 2-3 p.m. Dec. 12. 594-5285.

Wednesday

Storytime for Babies — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Short stories with music and songs. Babies up to 18 months with caregiver. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Wednesdays. 594-5420.

Toddler Storytime — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Stories, songs, dancing and rhymes. Toddlers ages 18-36 months old. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. 594-5285.

Babytime — Kirk-Bear Canyon Public Library, 8959 E. Tanque Verde Road. The stories are short and the babies enjoy moving with the music. Babies up to 18 months. 3-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays. 594-5275. library.pima.gov.

Read to A Dog — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Children read to therapy dogs to improve their reading skills. Ages 4 and up. 3 p.m. Wednesdays. 594-5420.

Thursday

Bilingual Family Storytime — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. In Spanish and English. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Thursdays. 594-5420.

Preschool Storytime — Eckstrom-Columbus Public Library, 4350 E. 22nd St. Singing, dancing, stories and crafts. Parents and caregivers are invited to play along. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Dec. 14. 594-5285.

Oro Valley Poetry Circle — Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. 2-3:30 p.m. Dec. 14. 626-3765.

Read to a Dog — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Public Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. Children read to therapy dogs for practice in a low stress environment. 5-6 p.m. Thursdays. Dec. 14. 594-5200.

Friday

Read To Me Story Time — Bookmans, 3330 E. Speedway. Each week learn a new letter and read together with interactive storytelling, sing songs and play games. 10-11 a.m. Fridays. 325-5767. bookmans.com.

Preschool Storytime — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Read stories, activities and sing songs. Ages 3-5 with an adult. 10:30-11:15 a.m. Fridays. 594-5420.

Saturday

Main Library Poetry Circle — Joel D. Valdez Main Library, 101 N. Stone Ave. Monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Dec. 16. 626-3765.

Author Jeri Westerson Signing — Mostly Books, 6208 E. Speedway. “Booke of the Hidden.” 1-3 p.m. Dec. 16. 571-0110. mostlybooksaz.com.

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