PATRICK MADER: 11 a.m. today. Wes­tonka History Museum, 5341 Maywood Rd., Mound.

BILL CUTLER: "The Bell of Caledon." 2 p.m. today. Barnes & Noble, 2100 N. Snelling Av., Roseville.

ERIN SODERBERG: "The Quirks and the Quirkalicious Birthday." 2 p.m. today. Red Balloon Bookshop, 891 Grand Av., St. Paul.

TERRY KERBER: "Major Taylor." 6:30 p.m. Tue. Excelsior Brewing, 421 3rd St., Excelsior.

JASON GOOD AND JARRETT KROSOCZ­KA: "Must. Push. Buttons." 6:30 p.m. Wed. Red Balloon Bookshop, 891 Grand Av., St. Paul.

ANDY STEINER: "How to Survive." 7 p.m. Wed. Magers & Quinn, 3038 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls.

Darci Schummer: "Six Months in the Midwest." 7 p.m. Wed., Eat My Words, 1228 2nd St. NE., Mpls.

KIM SOCHA: "Animal Liberation and Atheism." 7 p.m. Wed. Barnes & Noble, 2100 N. Snelling Av., Roseville.

LEILA O'SHEA: "A Mother Load of Addiction." 7 p.m. Wed. SubText, 165 N. Western Av., St. Paul.

MIDWEST INDEPENDENT PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION MEETING: Topic is "Getting the Words Right From the Copyright Page to the Back Cover." 7 p.m. Wed. Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Av., St. Paul.

ARTIKA TYNER: "The Lawyer as Leader." 7 p.m. Thu., Eat My Words, 1228 2nd St. NE., Mpls.

LEE HENSCHEL: "Sailing Master" and "Short Stories of Vietnam." 7 p.m. Thu. SubText, 165 N. Western Av., St. Paul.

NICOLE HELGET: "Stillwater." 7 p.m. Thu. Plymouth Library, 15700 36th Av. N., Plymouth.

PRIYA PARMAR: "Vanessa and Her Sister." 7 p.m. Thu. Barnes & Noble Galleria, 3225 W. 69th St., Edina.

ROSE MCGEE: "Story Circle Stories." 7 p.m. Fri. Magers & Quinn, 3038 Hennepin Av. S., Mpls.

JONATHAN FRIESEN: "Both of Me." Breakfast, talk and signing. RSVP to Lin at 952-920-1060. 10 a.m. Sat. Barnes & Noble, 3225 W. 69th St., Edina.

BARBARA O'BRIEN: "Dogface." 2 p.m. Sat. Red Balloon, 891 Grand Av., St. Paul.

REBECCA MCLAUGHLIN AND RITA PALASHEWSKI: "Daycare Diaries." 7 p.m. Sat. Barnes & Noble, 2100 N. Snelling Av., Roseville.