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Wordfest 2017 Featured Events and Festival Pass Discount

20% WGA Discount on Wordfest Festival Pass – October 9-15, 2017 Use promo code WOW at checkout on Eventbrite: We can’t wait for you to sample all the timely and tasty treats Wordfest has cooked up for the 2017 Festival. For one week in October, the most delicious writers from Canada and the rest […]

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WGA Fall Kick-off YYC (Workshop) ~ Write Every Day with Lisa Pasold, September 23

WGA Fall Kick-off YYC: Write Every Day (Workshop) Saturday, September 23rd 10:15—1:15pm Please note that doors open at 10:00am sharp! WGA members $10  | $45 non-members Memorial Park Library Main Floor Salon | 1221 2 St SW, Calgary, AB Registration Now Open! Join the WGA and author Lisa Pasold for a discussion about the evolution of […]

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WGA Presents: Calgary’s 2017 Scotiabank Giller Light Bash (November 20)

Monday, November 20th 2017 | 5:30—10:00 pm WURST Beer Hall & Restaurant at 2437 4th St SW, Calgary | Private Room Downstairs $15 until October 2 | $20 after October 2 | $25 at the door GET YOUR TICKETS HERE WGA Perk: First 20 WGA members to register will be reimbursed for their tickets ALL proceeds go toward literacy programs in Southern […]

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2014 Mentorship Program Participants

Here are the participants of the 2014 WGA Mentorship Program: J. Jill Robinson/Gregory Koop Mentor – J.Jill Robinson is the author of four collections of stories, the most recent of which is Residual Desire. Her work, which has appeared in many Canadian literary journals, has won the Prism International fiction contest, Event’s creative nonfiction contest […]

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Urgent: Still in Need of Casino Volunteers

Call for Casino Volunteers: August 13 – 14, 2017, Palace Casino (West Edmonton Mall) We have filled our casino spots thanks to a small army of volunteers! Our thanks to you all. But we could still use a few people as backups. If you are able to help out, you may select a shift via, […]

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