Queen Anne Book Company is offering a number of events this month that are free and open to the public.

People who pre-purchase any event book will receive reserved seats at the event. Remaining seating is first-come, first-served.

For more information, call (206) 284-2427, or visit qabookco.com.

Storytime is offered at 10:30 a.m. every first and third Friday and is open to all children with caregivers who enjoy lively picture book read-alouds.

QABC Reads meets regularly at 7 p.m. the first Tuesday of every month.

All are welcome.

Local auther M. Willett will present “The Elegy Beta: And other Poems” at 7 p.m. March 10. It is Willet’s second collection, and the volume features impressionistic meditations on faith and everyday life.

Local author Rebecca West presents “Happy Starts at Home” at 7 p.m. March 12. In her book, West, a home design professional, offers tips on how to use homes to make better changes happen in life.