Tickets are free and available starting Friday, Aug. 2 to hear Civil Rights Leader and Congressman John Lewis at the Flynn Center in Burlington this fall. Lewis and and co-author Andrew Aydin will be at the Flynn on Monday, Oct. 7 at 7 pm to discuss their graphic novels, The March Trilogy, about Lewis’ memories of the civil rights movement. Find out more here. AND at Rutland's Phoenix Books, Friday, Aug. 2, 6.30 p.m., Poets Reading the News: Celebrating the Vital Role of Poetry in Responding to World Events: A poetry reading and discussion with poets Elle Aviv Newton, Caitlin Gildrien, and Yvonne Daley. More info here.