Send listings two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org. Readings & Events Nick's Book Club SEE THE WIRE, WEDNESDAY. Spoken Word/Open Mike PoetsWest J. Glenn Evans, David Fewster, Karen Havnaer, and Karen Konrad are featured. Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 18025 Garden Way N.E., Woodinville, 682-1268. 7 p.m. Wed. Dec. 27. Elliott Bay Open Mike Night P. Dawg hosts. Elliott Bay Book Co., 101 S. Main St., 624-6600, www.elliottbaybook.com. 7:30 p.m. Wed. Dec. 27. Debbie Dimitre Down the last of the eggnog during her "Patch-Work of Favorite Christmas Tales." Presented by the Seattle Storytellers' Guild. Ravenna Third Place Books, 6504 20th Ave. N.E., 525-2347. 7:30 p.m. Thurs. Dec. 28.