Launch at the Brickhouse, 730 Main St., 8 p.m. Free admission.
Literary cabaret at the White Room, 4 Church St., 7 p.m. Free admission.
Reading at the Oak Bay Public Library, 1442 Monterey Ave., 2 p.m. Free admission but please advance register at gvpl.ca or call 250-940-GVPL (4875).
Vancouver Writers Festival reading series at the Vancouver Public Library, Alice MacKay Room, 350 West Georgia St., 7 p.m. Free admission; registration is recommended.
Whistler Writers Festival. Details to be announced.