Author events at Left Bank Books 7 p.m. Weds. Madelon Spengnether: Great River Road & Solstice; 7 p.m. Thurs. Rachel Spangler: "Heart of the Game"; 10:30 a.m. Sat., Carolyn Swartout Klein: "Painting for Peace in Ferguson," 399 N. Euclid.
On View at CWE Galleries Paintings by Metra Mitchell at Houska Gallery, 4728 McPherson; "Jefferson, NY" at Philip Slein Gallery, 4735 McPherson; "Into the Woods," Duane Reed Gallery, 4729 McPherson; "Battle of the Board," at World Chess Hall of Fame, 4652 Maryland, New Work by Andy Leicht at The Vino Gallery, 4701 McPherson.