Roanoke Author Invasion

Holiday Inn Tanglewood Roanoke

Join bestselling authors of contemporary and paranormal YA fiction and more at the Holiday Inn Tanglewood in Roanoke, Virginia on April 4, 2020 from 10am-2pm. This is a FREE event for readers! Enjoy an afternoon of books, giveaways, and more as you get the latest…

DCSWA Professional Development Day 2020

The George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health 950 New Hampshire Ave. NW, Washington

Professional Development Day, a full-day professional development event for science writers, has been DCSWA’s signature event since 2006. Every year, more than 100 science reporters, PIOs, editors, radio and video producers and freelancers gather for a fun and exciting day of networking and skill-building! There will…

Sisters in Crime Chesapeake Chapter April Meeting

Reston Regional Library 11925 Bowman Towne Dr, Reston

Allison Brennan, bestselling author of more than three dozen novels including The Third to Die, presents a workshop that will offer practical advice and insight into the writing process.  She will focus on why character, pacing, and stakes are so important in mysteries and thrillers, what…

WALA Legal Issues for Creative Entrepreneurs

Arlington Cultural Affairs 3700 South Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington

This is a series of six Q&As starting on 24 March and lasting for the following 5 Tuesdays. Find out more here: https://mailchi.mp/waladc/announcement-wala-creative-entrepreneurs-series-arlington-arts-is-march-24-april-28-tuesdays?e=7d4c111a82 registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-wala-creative-entrepreneurs-series-arlington-arts-arts-enterprise-institute-tickets-90299222405?lang=en-us&locale=en_US&view=domo

Writers Room – Library Critique Group

Join a monthly forum and share your work with fellow writers. Receive and contribute constructive criticism. Try writing with fun prompts and in new genres and styles. Meeting in Room 3 at Montclair Community Library.

Open Mic Night

Come out and join us every Thursday for Open Mic "With A Cause" at 7:30pm!

Inklings Writers Group

Fredericksburg Branch Library 1201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg

This group meets on the second Thursday and Friday of the month at the Caroline St branch library. The topics for March through May include: March: Articles and Essays April: Poetry Presentation by Elizabeth Spencer Spragins on April 9 and 10 May: Writing Short Fiction

Inklings Writers Group

This group meets on the second Thursday and Friday of the month at the Caroline St branch library. The topics for March through May include: March: Articles and Essays April: Poetry Presentation by Elizabeth Spencer Spragins on April 9 and 10 May: Writing Short Fiction

Poets And Writers Night

Come on out to share your writing, listen to poetry, short stories, creative nonfiction, and excerpts of novels in progress, and make friends with like-minded, intellectually stimulating people. Sip coffee, tea, wine, or have a beer. It's a good place to make lifelong friends and…

WbtR Monthly Writers’ Enrichment: Mini Open Mic Day

Bring your work and practice reading in front of an audience. This is your day to share in a safe environment. Please keep all readings under five minutes. If there is time left over, we'll do another round. Readings should be G, PG or PG13.