MWA Calendar

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Past Meetings

Cumberland Chapter Feb. meeting

February 19, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Regular monthly meeting room
439 N Mechanic St,
Cumberland, MD 21502

Regular monthly meeting: 3rd Wed. of the month

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Annapolis Chapter - February Meeting - Storytelling Through Your Personal Ancestry

February 19, 2020
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Room 205
801 Chase Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
http://www.marylandhall.org

Learn the unique challenges and satisfactions discovered during research and writing.

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Frederick County Chapter: Cabin Fever Reliever!

February 15, 2020
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Urbana Regional Library
9020 Amelung Street
Frederick, MD 21704
https://www.fcpl.org/branches-hours/urbana-regional-library

Jeff Reynolds talks about the art of story telling, New England style

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South Baltimore Chapter - Marketing Bootcamp for Writers

February 12, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Locust Point Recreation Center
1627 E. Fort Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21230

interactive workshop with Kira Ming on marketing strategies for any level writer in any genre

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February Meeting

February 11, 2020
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Salt Water Media
29 Broad St Suite 104
Berlin, MD 21811
https://www.saltwatermedia.com

Regular Monthly Meeting

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Carroll County Mtg: Publishing in Literary Magazines

February 08, 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Finksburg Branch Library
2265 Old Westminster Pike
Finksburg, MD 21048

Workshop to help you get your foot in the door with literary magazines

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Prince Georges County February Mtg - Romance Writing to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

February 08, 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

South Bowie Branch Library, PGCMLS
15301 Hall Rd
Bowie, MD 20721

You can have too many books, too much coffee, or too much romance.

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Montgomery County Chapter February Mtg - Authentic Voice

February 08, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Mid-County Community Recreation Center
2004 Queensguard Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906

What exactly is voice? How is it different than style? And how do you find yours?

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Mary Bargteil Between the Sheets-

January 30, 2020
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Cockeysville Recreation Center (across from the Cockeysville Library)
9836 Greenside Drive
Cockeysville, MD 21030

Crafting Intimate Scenes

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MWA Board Meeting - January 27, 2020

January 27, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

East Columbia Library
6600 Cradlerock Way
Columbia, MD 21045

The next MWA Board meeting will be Monday, January 27, 2020.

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Plotting for Pantzers – Or How to Get the Book Written Without Getting Stuck

January 25, 2020
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Urbana Regional Library
9020 Amelung Street
Frederick, MD 21704
https://www.fcpl.org/branches-hours/urbana-regional-library

Helping Pantsers Finish Their Novels!

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Howard County January Mtg - Using Scrivener to Make Writing Easier

January 16, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Owen Brown Community Center
6800 Cradle Rock Way
Columbia, MD 21045-4809
http://www.owenbrownvillage.org/contact-us.html

Ed Swing presents the advantages of using Scrivener to organize your writing

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Annapolis Chapter - January Meeting - Fast Drafting For The Not So Speedy Writer

January 15, 2020
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Room 205
801 Chase Street
Annapolis, MD 21401
http://www.marylandhall.org

Practical tips and exercises that a writer can do to train themselves to become a fast-drafter. We’ll share and discuss roadblocks to fast-drafting and brainstorm solutions, including how to turn off that annoying internal editor.

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Carroll County Mtg: Expanding Your Writing Comfort Zone

January 11, 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Finksburg Branch Library
2265 Old Westminster Pike
Finksburg, MD 21048

Roundtable discussion to refine and expand our writing skills

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Prince Georges County January Mtg - Heal Write Away

January 11, 2020
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

South Bowie Branch Library, PGCMLS
15301 Hall Rd
Bowie, MD 20721

Healing, poetry, and meditation and its relationship to writing and preparing for the New Year

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Montgomery County Chapter January Mtg - From Shy to Sold: Querying, Proposing, and Getting Your Book Published

January 11, 2020
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Mid-County Community Recreation Center
2004 Queensguard Road
Silver Spring, MD 20906

If you ever want anyone to read your work . . . you’ll need to get published

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Poe: Fact or Fiction?

January 08, 2020
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Locust Point Recreation Center
1627 E. Fort Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21230

Come join us for a discussion by Enrica Jang, the Director of the Poe House, on busting 5 myths about Baltimore's most famous writer.

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