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October 2017

Fall PRO/PAN Meeting

October 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Danish Canadian Club, 727 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2R 0E3 Canada
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Astrid has kindly organized another PRO/PAN Meeting. 7 PM start but usually, everyone shows up earlier.

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October 2017 – Edmonton Meeting!

October 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Strathcona Community League, 10139 87 Ave NW,
Edmonton,, AB T6E 2P3 Canada
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We are having a mini-workshop in Edmonton! So exciting! The meeting is from 12-4 (we have the room till 5) and there will be snacks, socializing, a writing exercise, a round table and a short presentation. Please RSVP to events@calgaryrwa.com if you haven't already done so. We'd like to get an approximate head count for the snacks!

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November 2017

2017 Fall Workshop

November 4, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Delta South Calgary, 135 Southland Drive SE
Calgary, Alberta T2J 5X5 Canada
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$135.00

Marie Force and Joanna MacKenzie! REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED November 4 from 9 am - 4 pm at the Delta Calgary South We're excited to showcase two presenters: best-selling author Marie Force, and Joanna MacKenzie from the Nelson Literary Agency. We'll have two sessions from Marie in the morning, while Joanna takes pitches. After lunch, Joanna will also present a session. And we'll follow that with a moderated Q&A panel with both of them. (Here's your chance: submit a question…

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January 2018

January 2018 – Wills and Estates

January 16, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Highland Park Community Centre, 3716 2 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2K 0Y4 Canada
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What happens to your works when you die? What do you need to know? This is a must for every author!

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February 2018

February 2018 – Character Traits – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

February 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Highland Park Community Centre, 3716 2 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2K 0Y4 Canada
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Join Us for Our Valentine's Month Meeting! About the Presenter   Maria Tsoukalas is a Registered Psychologist and a member of the College of Alberta Psychologists and the Psychologists Association of Alberta. Having completed her graduate degree in New York, Maria has experience counselling individuals from diverse cultures and backgrounds in the areas of: crisis counselling, solution focused therapy, cognitive behavioural therapy, long-term therapy, as well as group workshops on stress management and coping with anxiety. Maria has worked in a criminal…

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March 2018

March 2018 – Charles Prepolec: the Basics of Mystery Writing

March 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Highland Park Community Centre, 3716 2 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2K 0Y4 Canada
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Have you ever wanted to write romantic suspense? Or even wanted to hop genres and write mystery? Join us for a great evening with Charles Prepolec. About the Presenter Charles V. Prepolec was born in 1966 and is a native of Calgary, AB, Canada. He is a freelance writer, editor and reviewer. His articles, interviews, artwork and reviews have appeared in Scarlet Street, Sherlock, All-Hallows, and Canadian Holmes as well as fanzines Peladon Press and Into the Vortex. He has…

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March 2018 – Charles Prepolec: the Basics of Mystery Writing

March 27, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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April 2018

April 2018 Meeting

April 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Highland Park Community Centre, 3716 2 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2K 0Y4 Canada
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Mel Vee Presentation Postponed Due to a Death in the Family Our condolences to Mel Vee and her family We're having a casual 'round table' meeting instead. Join us!   Performance is something that is hard for some authors. Yet we want to get the word out about our work. CaRWA welcomes a consummate performer of the written word, Mel Vee.  She's going to help us with our own performances. Mel Vee mesmerizes, captivates and incites with her spoken word.…

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May 2018

2018 Spring Workshop with Kristan Higgins

May 5, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Delta South Calgary, 135 Southland Drive SE
Calgary, Alberta T2J 5X5 Canada
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$135.00

REGISTRATION CLOSED Join Us on May 5, 2018 What will you learn? Secondary Characters, Secondary Plotlines How To: Humour Kristan will go over attendees 1 page submissions and critique humour Character Development and Mistakes Schedule: 9:00 - 9:30 Doors open for registration 9:30 - 10:45 Session 1: Secondary Characters, Secondary Plotlines 10:45 - 11:00 Break 11:00 - 12:15 Session 2: Writing Humour 12:15 - 1:15 Lunch 1:15 - 2:30 Session 3: Character Development and Mistakes (interactive) 2:30 - 2:45 Break…

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June 2018

CaRWA AGM – Newsletters 101 with NYT Bestseller Jean Oram

June 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Highland Park Community Centre, 3716 2 Street NW
Calgary, Alberta T2K 0Y4 Canada
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AGM Schedule   10:00 Meet and Mingle 10:30 AGM starts Call to Order and Welcome Approve Minutes from 2017 AGM Accept Annual Report presented by the President New Business Adjourn Accountability 11:30 Lunch - Potluck 12:30 Newsletters 101 with Jean Oram (bio below) Guest Speaker - Jean Oram Everything you want to know about Newsletters and more! Jean told us she could talk for hours on newsletters. CaRWA is very fortunate to have Jean as a member as she is…

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