Local residents who would like to converse in French are invited to La Table Française, which meets Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Logos Books, 513 Second St. in downtown Davis. The next meeting is Jan. 8. Check logosbooks.wordpress.com for topic information.
Spanish speakers get their turn at El Círculo Español, which meets Monday, Jan. 20, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the bookstore. Check the same website for topic information.
The Quinton Duval Poetry Series will play host to Sacramento poets Constance Carter and Dennis Hock at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23.