Author events to continue at downtown store

The Off the Shelf series of free weekly events featuring local authors will continue at Crystal Books and Gifts, located 439 Main St. in downtown Grand Junction.

Starting at 6:15 p.m. Sept. 11, the series will feature Scott Walck, author of “Way She Were Back Then,” and Jack Schlatter, author of “Gifts By the Side of the Road.”

Starting at 6:15 p.m. Sept. 18, the series will feature the poetry of Frank Coons, author of “Finding Cassiopeia;” Jennifer Hancock, author of “Between Hurricanes;” Kyle Harvey, author of “Hyacinth Poems;”  and Danny Rose, author of “Ghosts of Giant Kudu and “That Curve.”

For more information, call 242-5181 or visit the Web site at