MWA Calendar

MWA has transitioned to online meetings until further notice

MWA chapter meetings are open to the public and are free to MWA members and first-time guests. Click here for more information about member benefits.

To receive call-in information for MWA online Zoom meetings, be sure to register in advance at the Zoom link provided below. You will receive a confirmation email that will include the call-in information.

Past Meetings

How To Sell More Books in 2021

January 23, 2021
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

MWA Webinar Series

Ally E. Machate is on a mission to make great books happen and help authors reach more readers. Learn the 3 best ways to start selling more books, and avoid the mistakes that slow sales, with steps you can take right away.

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St. Mary's/Calvert January Writer's Roundtable

January 23, 2021
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

St. Mary's & Calvert Counties Chapter Zoom Meeting


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This is a special roundtable with our chapter! We were introduced to many of your wonderful talents last August as we shared a short story or a section of a larger work with the group, it was such a positive day we thought, why not start 2021 the same way

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Non-Fiction Panel Workshop

January 21, 2021
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

This Nonfiction Panel Workshop featuring Valarie Austin, Katherine Pickett and Phil Padgett will discuss their diverse works and publishing experiences and answer your questions about non-fiction, publishing, marketing and more.

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Writers Block Workshop

January 20, 2021
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

This writers block workshop will introduce a technique known as Common Sense Writing, which explores using sensory isolation as a means to get out of your head and develop ideas from different perspectives.

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Cumberland Chapter January Meeting

January 20, 2021
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

We will introduce new officers and discuss future chapter activities for the coming year.

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Paul Lagasse speaks about his career

January 20, 2021
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Christ Church
112 Charles St
La Plata, MD 20646

Monthly Meeting

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Lower Eastern Shore January Meeting

January 19, 2021
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Lower Eastern Shore Chapter Zoom Meeting
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Monthly gathering of the chapter! No presenters – just a friendly get-together. 

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MWA January 2021 Board Meeting

January 18, 2021
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

MWA members are always welcome to attend board meetings. Currently MWA is holding all meetings virtually. If the venue changes, this event listing will be updated.

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Let us Slam!

January 16, 2021
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

This workshop will explore the history of slam poetry and review the works of ‘Old Possum’ and ‘Slampapi’ . Is their work really that similar? Let us slam!

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South Baltimore Chapter - Pointers for Self-Publishing

January 13, 2021
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

South Baltimore Chapter Zoom Meeting
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Author & Publisher Eileen McIntire will discuss the pros and cons of traditional vs. print on demand (POD), as well as how to produce your self-published book, and crucial considerations for self-publishing.

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The Art of Setting Creative Intentions

January 09, 2021
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM

Prince George's County Chapter Zoom Meeting
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Learn the difference between setting an intention versus a goal for creative projects

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January Montgomery County Zoom Program

January 09, 2021
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

how to design your workspace to make it and you more productive

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First Friday Open Mic - January 2021 - Featured Poet Tara A. Elliott

January 01, 2021
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Featured Presenter Tara A. Elliott. Writers, performers and lover of verse are invited to spend time sharing work and experiences in support for the lonely sport of writing and building a supportive group of MWA writers.

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