2016 Fall Kickoff
Calling All Writers!
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016
Time: Gather at 7:00 pm, presentations begin at 7:30 pm
Place: Kasbar (downstairs from Yianni’s restaurant), 10444 Whyte Avenue, Edmonton
Admission: $7.00 for WGA members, $10.00 for non-members
Bring your calendars – electronic or “old school”– to this informative and social event for writers, editors, and readers. Find out what literary events are planned for the Edmonton area in the upcoming season. Learn how to connect with other writers in our fair city and beyond. If you are looking for workshops, conferences, reading series, or social events, you will be able to hear from the planners what’s happening in the coming months.
Lined up to share their plans are:
- Metro Writer in Residence – Marty Chan
- Edmonton’s Poet Laureate – Pierrette Requier
- LitFest Alberta – Fawnda Mithrush
- The Writers’ Union of Canada – Gail Sidonie-Sobat
- Stroll of Poets Society – John Leppard
- Third Verb – Jessica Kluthe and Jennifer Lavallee
- Edmonton Public Library – Sharon Day
- The Edmonton Poetry Festival – Rayanne Doucet
- Limitless Literacy Society – Laura Comfort
- The Writers’ Guild of Alberta – Julie Robinson
Snacks will be provided; drinks can be purchased. There will be plenty of time for visiting and networking.
Please use the form below to RSVP. You will be redirected to a pay page where you may choose to pay online with a credit card or to pay offline.