Connections Brewing (Calgary – October 2) 

Connections Brewing (Calgary)  Monday, October 2nd, 2023, 6pm – 9pm MSTPrairie Dog Brewing105D 58th Ave SE, Calgary Come ready to mingle and network with the Calgary literary community. Our October event will feature Monsters & Villains trivia, hosted by Sarah L. Pratt & Robert Bose.  Free. No registration required. All are welcome.

Coffee & Chat (Calgary – October 11)

Coffee & Chat (Calgary) Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 12:00pm – 1:30pm MST Alexandra Writers’ Center at cSpace – 4th floor salon 1721 29th Ave SE, Calgary, AlbertaFREE Join host Ashley Frerichs for the WGA Coffee & Chat: an informal meet-up for writers in Calgary. Come to socialize and chat about writing in general or discuss any current writing projects which you’d like some feedback on. Come ready to make […]


2024 ALBERTA LITERARY AWARDS HAVE A NEW SUBMISSION DEADLINE As the Writers’ Guild of Alberta (WGA) is gearing up to open the 2024 Alberta Literary Awards, we wanted to send out an announcement that the deadline for this year’s awards has changed.  The deadline for submissions to the Alberta Literary Awards will be December 1, 2023.  Please note that the awards will open this year […]

2024 Alberta Literary Awards: Call for Jurors

Deadline: September 22, 2023 The Writers’ Guild of Alberta is calling all readers and writers to join our awards jury this season. This is an opportunity to be “in the room” when the 2024 finalists and winners are chosen. The awards season is an important time on the literary calendar. Every year the WGA presents […]

New Podcast Episode: Writers Outside, But Inside

New Podcast Episode: Writers Outside, But Inside July 26, 2023 was supposed to be an outdoor event featuring writers Katherine Abbass, Meghan Eaker, and Colby Clair Stolson. The event was rained out but the writers were kind enough to jump on a Zoom to be recorded and shared with you now. Please enjoy. Writers' Guild […]

Connections Brewing: AWCS & WGA Pub Night (Calgary – September 11)

Connections Brewing: AWCS & WGA Pub Night  Monday, September 11th, 20236:00pm – 9:00pm MDTPrairie Dog Brewing105D 58th Ave SE, Calgary Join us for the next ConnectionsBrewing, our monthly pub night for YYC Writers in collaboration with Alexandra Writers’ Centre Society. Come ready to mingle and network with the Calgary literary community.  At September’s event, Alexandra Writers’ Centre will announce the winners […]

The Olive Reading Series Relaunch (Edmonton – September 13)

The Olive Reading Series Relaunch Wednesday, September 137:00 pm MTRooster Kitchen10732 82 Ave NW, EdmontonFree (Event will feature a fundraiser raffle) The official re-launch details have been set. Our kick-off will be a raffle fundraiser, with all funds going towards production costs and remuneration for our talented series readers. (Raffle facilitated with the help of […]