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Open Mic: Booksweet Bookstore.
All teens and adults invited to read 5–10 minutes of their writing. Content warnings appreciated, with a pause to allow people to leave the room if needed. Sign-up in advance at bit.ly/booksweetopenmic, or on arrival. Also, a reading by Isabella J. Mansfield, a local poet and spoken word artist who writes about anxiety, intimacy, and body image both generally and as a woman with a disability. 7 p.m., Booksweet, Courtyard Shops, 1729 Plymouth Rd. Mask policy follows CDC guidelines. Free. Shopbooksweet.com.