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Calendar 2018/19

 

September 2018

5th   Opening night – Setting the Scene
12th   Workshop: Susan McVey – Tips on Novel Writing
19th   Speaker: Novel – David F Ross
26th   Club Night/Let’s Write  **
   ** Competition due: Book Review

October 2018

3rd   Feedback/Readaround
10th   Speaker: Novel writing workshop – Caro Ramsay
17th   Speaker: Life Writing – Lesley Sehli  **

   ** Competition due: Flash Fiction
24th   Committee meeting: Mercure Hotel, Ayr
31st

 

  Workshop: Carolyn O’Hara – Memoir/Life Writing ** 

  ** Competition due: Novel

November 2018

7th   Feedback/Readaround
14th   Workshop: Tracey Harvey – Poetry
21st   Speaker: Poetry – Gerry Cambridge **
  ** Competition due: Non-fiction
28th   Dragon’s Pen evening – with Dragons: Pat Young, Caro Ramsay, and Douglas Skelton

December 2018

5th   Workshop: Rhona Anderson and Yvonne Jack – Drama **
  ** Competition due: Poetry
  12th    Waterstones:  Christmas Books, quizzes and shopping
 
 January 2019
16th   Club Night/Let’s Write **
  ** Competition due: Drama/Scriptwriting
23rd    Speaker: Non-fiction – Bill Coles
30th   Workshop: Nigel Ward – Article writing
 

 February

2019

6th    Speaker: Drama Workshop – John Binnie **
   ** Competition due:  Scottish Article
13th    Workshop: Pat Young – Prune, Pare and Perfect with Pat’s Editing Tips
20th

 

   Feedback/Readaround **

  ** Competition due: General Short Story  
27th   Committee Meeting: Mercure Hotel, Ayr
 

March 2019

 
6th   Workshop: Suzy Kelly – Myth & Magic
13th   Club Night/Let’s Write **
  ** Competition due: Women’s Short Story
20th   Workshop: Maggie Bolton – Children’s Fiction
27th   SAW Successes

April

2019

 
3rd   Speaker: Children’s Fiction – Elizabeth McKay
10th    Feedback/Readaround **
     **Competition Due: Children’s Fiction
17th   Workshop: Linda Brown and Alison Craig – Summer Competition Inspiration
24th   AWC Successes
   

May

2019

 
1st    AGM
8th    Annual Awards Dinner