Downtown book store plans Spirit of Christmas walk event

Crystal Books and Gifts has scheduled a free event as part of the Spirit of Christmas Walk in downtown Grand Junction.

Between 5 and 8 p.m. Dec. 8, author Jan Weeks will be at the store at 439 Main St. to meet people, sign books and read from her collection of short stories titled “A Christmas Tale and Other Stories.” Weeks has written five novels and worked for more than 30 years as a writer and editor.

For more information, call 242-5181 or visit the website located at