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Oct 29, 2016

Where Writing and Motherhood Meet

Ever feel like motherhood is that 24/7, no lunch break ever job that gets little recognition? This workshop is your chance to tell your own story of motherhood: the wild… View More »

Oct 29, 2016

The Seven (Or 10 Or 12) Secrets to Great Writing

The rules to being a great writer are simple (although mastering them is extraordinarily difficult). There are only seven (or 10, or 12), and they apply to both fiction and… View More »

Oct 31, 2016
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Punch Line: Sketches and Short Plays

Many playwrights such as David Ives, Murray Schisgal, Christopher Durang, Steve Martin, and Elaine May have established their reputation working in short plays. This six-week class, while paying attention to… View More »


Oct 25, 2016

Submission Social: October 25

6:30 p.m. Free Bring your laptop and your writing as we work on sending our work. Share your insights into the submission process with others or do a little research… View More »

Oct 27, 2016

History Reading Salon: The Manhattan Project, 1943-46

Join Writers & Books’ history buffs as they explore the big issues and personalities of history. We do not choose particular books, only subjects. You can read any book or… View More »

Oct 27, 2016

(W)ri(gh)t(e)2Heal: October 27

Hosted by Matthew Dreitlein October 27 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Free A workshop where we come together to explore the impact of writing poetry on our personal growth, where… View More »


Reading by Thomas Mannella

Thomas Mannella’s Reading in the Gleason Lodge on Thursday, October 6th, 2016. Thomas Mannella was born and raised in Naples, NY, and educated at St. Lawrence University and St. John… View More »

A message from our Development Department

Dear Writers & Books community,    I want to share with you that I have moved into a new role here at Writers & Books – Donor Relationship Manager. The focus… View More »


IRISH EPIC AT FRINGE NO. 5 Storyteller Alan Irvine brings the Irish Epic “The Cattle Raid of Cooley” to life Storyteller Alan Irvine will perform “The Cattle Raid of Cooley”… View More »