Today, Noon: Book signing by the Mary Herbst, Maureen Ott and Maureen Weber, co-authors of “Have Mercy: A Nursing Memoir” (BookLogix). The book is a collection of the three co-authors’ stories and reminiscences of their personal growth and day-to-day struggles while in training in the restrictive Catholic hospital environment of the Mercy School of Nursing in the early 1960s. Dog Ears Books, 688 Abbott Road.
Tuesday, 7 p.m.: Circleformance Series reading featuring poets Loren Keller and Ann McCarthy with musician Michael Sheffield. Five additional reading slots available. Meridian West Gallery, 1209 Hertel Ave. $7.