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WGA Fall Kick Off – Edmonton

When: Thursday, October 6th. 7PMWhere: Arcadia Brewing Co. 10712 120 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5H 0W7Why: Because summer’s over!Who: Representatives from Litfest, STARFest, EPL, YegWrites, Freehand Books, Audreys Books, Stroll of Poets, and U of A Writer-in-Residence program.This is a FREE event. Bring your day planner and find out about all the literary and bookish […]

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WGA Employment Opportunity: Program Coordinator, Southern Alberta Office (Part-time, Calgary)

The Writers’ Guild of Alberta is looking for an individual with strong programming, communication and administrative skills for the part-time position of Program Coordinator for the Southern Alberta WGA Office. This individual will be responsible for the coordination, implementation and delivery of approved WGA events, services, and programs, along with outreach and partnership work as required. This […]

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WGA Edmonton Write Nights (with EPL)

WGA Write Nights are back at the Edmonton Public Library, starting October 11, 2022.  A weekly excuse to get out of the house and get some writing done, if you need a little inspiration. Learn more about library programs, the Writers’ Guild of Alberta, meet other writers, or just find a quiet space to write by yourself. Each week we will alternate between the Highlands […]

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Calgary Write In (Twitter Post) (760 × 333 px)


Calgary Write In Nicholls Family Library, CalgaryProgram Room, Level 2 Tuesday, October 4, 20221:00 – 3:00 p.m. Free for Members and Non-MembersRegistration not required. Need some accountability or motivation to jump-start your writing project? Join fellow writers for an informal, bring-your-work and write session. The Nicholls Family Library is wheelchair accessible from the street, as […]

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WGA 2022

WGA 2022 Annual General Meeting plus Golden Pen Award Ceremony & Chawkers Foundation Presentation

Official Notice of the Writers’ Guild of Alberta Annual General Meeting plus Golden Pen Award Ceremony & Chawkers Foundation Presentation Saturday, September 24, 2022Online and in-person at the Calgary Public Library Central Branch, (800 3 St SE, Calgary, AB)Patricia A. Whelan Performance Hall SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: 2:00 – 3:30 – AGM3:30 – 4:00 – Coffee Break4:00 – 5:30 […]

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2022 Call for Board Members

WGA 2022 Call for Board Members

Deadline: August 22, 2022 The 2022/2023 Board of the WGA will be elected at our AGM on September 24, 2022. The AGM will be held at the Calgary Public Library – Central Branch but there will be the opportunity for remote participation. There are openings for the following positions: President, Treasurer, Secretary, Youth Member at […]

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