Potluck Writer’s Dinner October 26, 2017
When? October 26, 2017
Where? Kyra Leigh’s place
Email me at email@example.com for the address!
Time? 6 pm -9 pm
Who? Anyone who participated in our month-long writing challenge. Please come even if you didn’t complete all your goals.
What? Bring 200 words to read from your WIP and something to edible to share.
If your last name starts with:
A-H bring an appetizer for 6
I-P bring a main dish for 6
O-Z bring a dessert for 6
Writing for Charity
When? November 4, 2017
Where? Utah Valley University
What? ALL proceeds go to KIDS CAUSE of Utah
Who? All writers, all stages of the writing life
for more information and to register go to WritingForCharity.org
WIFYR and NaNoWriMo Writing Together
When? Every Thursday evening EVEN Thanksgiving.
Where? Kyra Leigh’s place (Email me for address. See above)
What? Come and write for three hours every Thursday evening and enjoy a potluck feast.
Who? The first 16 people who sign up
Time? 6 pm – 9 pm
2018 WIFYR and SCBWI New Year Writer’s Kickoff
When? January 18, 2018
Where? Provo Public Library, The Young Room
What? A speaker (TBA), Food (Potluck–see the food theme?), writing contests, prizes and more fun than a cold January Thursday evening should be
Who? Anyone and Everyone!
Time? 6-8 pm
Third Annual February Agent/Editor Retreat
When? February 28, 2018 FREE Event
(You choose one of these three days to attend–prices forthcoming)
Where? Brigham Young University (speech)
Cheri Pray Earl’s house (day-long retreat)
What? Classes on craft, one-on-one with a New York agent or editor, writing, fraternizing, fun
Who? Limited number of attendees each day
Time? 9 am -5: 30 pm
Writing and Illustrating for Young Readers 2018
When? June 11-15, 2018
Where? The Waterford School in Sandy, UT
What? A week-long, writing intensive event
Who? All levels of writers. Classes for beginning writers to full novel critiques by an editor. More information to come
Time? 8:30 am-6 pm, daily
Faculty? Heather Flaherty from The Bent Agency
Alyson Heller, Simon and Schuster editor
Jennifer Adams, Sounds True editor
Heidi Taylor, editor at Shadow Mountain, The Full Novel class
Claudia Mills, author, Getting Ready for the Full Novel class
J Scott Savage, author, The Boot Camp class
Courtney Alameda, author, Advanced class
Trent Reedy, author, Writing the Novel class
Stephanie Black, author, Writing the Novel class
Sharlee Glenn, author, Writing the Picture Book class
Christian Heidicker, author, Three-Day class
Heather B Moore, author/editor, Two-Day class
One response to “Upcoming Events! Mark Your Calendars!”
Woo Hoo!. These sound fabulous. I definitely want to attend WYIFR and the Feb meeting. I’ll see you at the Writing for Charity, Carol.