What a novel idea.SLAMBad Poetry Open MicWhat: The Better Off Dead Poets Society and ForYourArt celebrate the launch of Pamela August Russell’s new book, B Is for Bad Poetry, with their first one-night prose fest.Why: Snap! Snap! Snap! Snap!When: Thurs., 8 p.m.Where: Mandrake, 2692 S. La Cienega Blvd., b/t Venice & Washington Blvds., Culver City (310-837-3297)LUTZChill at the W Los Angeles-Westwood Hotel What: The backyard swimming pool is now a rink courtesy of a sturdy topper of ice; order a pair of rental skates and a cozy cocktail to go with it. Why: Take your best slap shot.When: Opens Sun. Mon.-Fri., 3-10 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.Where: 930 Hilgard Ave., b/t Weyburn & Le Conte Aves., Westwood (310-208-8765).PLAYTwisted Sundays at HighWhat: The rooftop bar serves classic games like Twister, Pictionary, and Dominos, along with meal deals and special drinks like the Honey Bee Bomb and Lit Up Lemonade. Why: Saturday night just wasn’t boozy enough. When: Sun., 1-4 p.m.Where: Hotel Erwin, 1697 Pacific Ave., b/t Winward Ct. & 17th Ave., Venice (310-452-1111).BUYFluxus Brentwood OpensWhat: Fete the new location of the styled-up local line of jersey basics with the label’s new designer Jeffrey Sebelia and a sweet discount of 25 percent. Why: Go with the flow. When: Sat., 1-4 p.m.Where: 11677 San Vicente Blvd., b/t Barrington & Darlington Aves., ste. 109, Brentwood.Red Hot Shop-in-ShopWhat: Curated by DailyCandy, Target’s online destination comes to town with its handpicked selection of unique finds and exclusive Collina Strada clutch and Rachel Leigh bangles. Why: A real rouge operation. When: Mon.-Sat., 8 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sun., 8 a.m.-10 p.m.Where: 6700 Topanga Canyon Blvd., b/t Vanowen St. & Victory Blvd., Canoga Park (818-746-9922).