The Spokane Poetry Showcase makes its debut on Oct. 14 with a lineup of four distinguished poets. Canned food donations appreciated; light refreshments offered for sale. The Oct. 14 reading features four writers with deep local connections: Zan Agzigian, Lisa Conger, Lynn Rigney Schott, and Rev. Linda Whittenberg. All ages are welcome but expect mature material. Also on Oct. 28 and Nov. 11 from 7-9 pm.