All events are free unless otherwise noted.
Analog Hour: Silent Reading Party — Exo Roast Company, 403 N. Sixth Ave. Bring a book and leave your phone off. 1-3 p.m. June 18. 777-4709.
Mocha Girls Book Group — Antigone Books, 411 N. Fourth Ave. “The Bees” by Laline Paull. 3:30-5 p.m. June 18. 792-3715.
National Writers Union Reading and Open Mic — SEIU-AFSCME Union Hall, 877 S. Alvernon Way. Mansur Johnson followed by an open mic, spoken word only. 6-7:30 p.m. June 19. 624-4690.
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.
Abbett Book Choices — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Public Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. For adults, reading popular titles recommended by group members. 2-3 p.m. June 21. 594-5200.
Read to A Dog — Murphy-Wilmot Public Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road. Children practice reading to therapy dogs. Ages 4 and up. 3 p.m. Wednesdays. 594-5420.
Why Not Book Club — Mostly Books, 6208 E. Speedway. “The Nix” by Nathan Hill. Ages 18 and up. 7-8 p.m. June 21. 571-0110.
Read to a Dog — Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Public Library. Children read to therapy dogs for practice in a low stress environment. 5-6 p.m. Thursdays.
Feminist Book Group — Antigone Books. “The Handmaid’s Tale” by Margaret Atwood. 3:30-5 p.m. June 24.
French Poetry — Alliance Française de Tucson, 2099 E. River Road. Conducted primarily in French with poems by Baudelaire, Eluard, Apollinaire and others. Ages 18 and up. 1-3 p.m. June 24. 881-9158.