Wednesday, August 22, 2012

August Meeting

At yesterday’s monthly meeting we met with Beth Degeer from Bartlesville Public Library to discuss plans and co-ordination of the upcoming Into the Book Festival.  Posters were provided to members for community wide placement.

Into the Book
A Festival for Readers and Writers
10 am to 4 pm
Saturday, September 15th
Bartlesville Public Library

Keynote speakers:

Sonia Gensler
Author of The Reverant
2012 Oklahoma Young Adult Book Winner

Bill Wetterman
Author of Room 1515
Mystery and Thriller writer

In addition to our keynote speakers, 13 local and 16 area writers will be giving readings,
signing autographs, discussing their work, and answering questions.

President Jennifer McMurrian advised members we are on the waiting list for booth space for the County Fair, September 6th.

Members critiqued stories for inclusion in the WordWeavers 2012 anthology which will be published in the late fall 2012.

Membership dues are $10 per year.

Regular meetings of Bartlesville WordWeavers are the third Tuesday each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Bartlesville Public Library.  Anyone interested in writing is invited to attend.
The next meeting is September 18, 2012