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Calendar 2017/18

 

September 2017

6th

Opening night – Setting the Scene

13th

Workshop: Alison Craig – Poetry

20th

Feedback/Readaround
27th  Speaker: Poetry – Sheila Templeton  **
** Competition due: Book Review

October 2017

4th

Club Night/Let’s Write

11th

Workshop: Linda Brown – Life writing

18th

Speaker: Nature writing – Em Strang  **
 ** Competition due: Poetry

25th

Committee meeting: Tesco, Ayr

November 2017

1st

Speaker: Non-Fiction – Gill Hoffs

8th

Workshop: Ann Burnett – The short story **
**Competition due: Scottish Article

15th

Feedback/Readaround

22nd

29th

Speaker: The Novel – Lesley Glaister **

**Competition due: Non-Fiction

Club Night/Let’s Write

December 2017

6th

Workshop: Pedantic Pat’s Grammar and Things – Pat Young **
** Competition due: Novel
  13th  Waterstones:  Christmas Books, quizzes and shopping
 January 2018

17th

Speaker: Ideas – Sue Reid-Sexton
 24th  Club Night: Home-grown talent – Michael Malone, Pat Young
31st  Speaker: Drama – Chris Dolan **
**Competition due: General Short Story

 February

2018

7th

Speaker: Fiction – Ajay Close **
 ** Competition due: Flash Fiction
14th  Workshop: Drama – Helena Sheridan
21st

 

 Speaker: Monologues – Alan Bissett **

** Competition due: Women’s Short Story  
28th  Committee Meeting: Tesco, Ayr

March 2018

 

7th

Feedback/Readaround **
** Competition due: Drama/Scriptwriting
 14th  Workshop: Article writing – Sheila Grant
21st  Speaker: Children’s Fiction – Martin Stewart

28th

SAW Successes

April

2018

 

4th

Workshop: Children’s fiction – Maggie Bolton
11th  Feedback/Readaround **
    **Competition Due: Children’s Fiction

18th

Workshop: Travel writing – Nigel Ward

 25th

AWC Successes
   

May

2018

 
 2nd  AGM
 9th  Annual Awards Dinner