7-8 p.m. Oct. 2, Golden Bough Bookstore, 371 Cotton Ave. Featuring Kevin Cantwell, Judson Mitcham, Anya Silver, John Griffin, Kelly Whiddon, Gordon Johnston and others. 478-718-5651. Free.
THE LIT CIRCUS
9 a.m.-noon Oct. 3, Coleman Hill, downtown Macon. Presented by the Lost Keys Literary Festival, and featuring author Charmain Z. Brackett reading her work, “Little Pearls Circus World.” Also, art, games, music and storytelling. For more information, visit www.lostkeysfest.com.
6 p.m. Oct. 29, Middle Georgia Regional Library, 1180 Washington Ave. The author of “Rise and Shine A Southern Son’s Treasury of Food, Family, and Friends” will speak about holiday recipes and entertaining ideas as well as sign copies of his book. Refreshments will be served. Free. 478-744-0800.
MACON WRITERS GROUP
2-4 p.m. the last Saturday of each month, Sidney Lanier Cottage, 935 High St. Membership in the group is open and free, and writing of every sort is accepted. For more information, email email@example.com.
KIDS STORY TIMES
BIBB PUBLIC LIBRARIES
West Bibb Public Library, 5580 Thomaston Road: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, 478-744-0818. Shurling Public Library, 1769 Shurling Drive: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, 478-744-0875. Lanford Public Library, 6504 Houston Road: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, 478-621-6973. Washington Memorial Library, 1180 Washington Ave.: 10:30 a.m. Thursday and Saturday, 478-744-0859. Riverside Public Library, Rivergate Shopping Center, 110 Holiday Drive N.: 10:30 a.m. Friday, 478-757-8900. Lap-sit story time happens at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Washington Memorial Library.
NOLA BRANTLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
721 Watson Blvd., Warner Robins. 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays for ages 2 and younger; 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays for ages 2-5; Teen Budding Artist program at 5 p.m. second Tuesdays; Construct and Create Club for ages 8 and older at 5 p.m. second Thursdays; Family Night at 6 p.m. the last Thursday of the month. Homeschool programs: 1 p.m. Thursday for grades K-2, 1:30 p.m. Thursday for grades 3-5, 2:30 p.m. Thursday for grades 6-12. 478-923-0128.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail information to “Book Events,” The Telegraph, P.O. Box 4167, Macon, GA 31208.