Frugal Frigate bookstore in Redlands is going to be really silly today.
Author/performer Mike Mennard, also known as The Poet Laureate of Silliness in his home state of Nebraska, will visit for a book signing today from noon to 2 p.m.
Mennard's first book of poetry, "The Left-sock Tree" is a collection of silly poems for one and two voices. When he's not cracking up the kids, Mennard teaches English and Communication at Union College in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Visitors can meet Mennard and have him personally sign a copy of his book. Learn more about his music and his books at www.mikemennard.com.
The Frugal Frigate is located at 9 N. Sixth St., in Redlands. For more information, call 909-793-0740 or visit www.frugalfrigate.com.