January Meeting

The first Shreveport Writers Club meeting of 2015 will be held on Saturday, January 10th.  It will be at the Bossier Arts Council Annex from 10:00am to 12:00pm.  As always, guests are welcome to attend.  See you there!

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Writers Medley event January 2015

The first Writers Medley event of 2015 is fast approaching! The Writers Medley features the written works of members of the Shreveport Writers Club. The event will be held at the Broadmoor Library in Shreveport in the large conference room on Saturday Jan 31st, 2015 from 2:00pm until 4:00pm. Light refreshments will be served. Come out and enjoy listening to wonderful stories, poems, and more!

The Broadmoor Library is located on 1212 Captain Shreve Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105

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December Christmas Party

The Shreveport Writers Club held their Christmas Party on Sat December 6th.  A special thanks to Bill Conley and his friend for entertaining us with their musical talents!  Members and guests enjoyed a wonderful meal of Podnuh’s meat and home-cooked sides.  A few members read their holiday-themed work before the White Elephant Gift exchange took place.

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The next meeting will beheld on Sat Jan 10th, 2015 at the Bossier Arts Council Annex.  See you there!

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80th Anniversary Anthology

SWC is accepting member submissions for our 80th anniversary anthology from now to April 1, 2015.
-word length up to 3,000 words-12 pages double spaced
-work must be original, unpublished works
-prose, poetry or short dramatic works accepted
-fiction or nonfiction
-there are 3 categories:
     -Bygone Days
    -Contemporary Outlooks
    -Ideas Yet to Come
-may submit up to three entries per category-we will select up to one work per category
-Author maintains rights and will be asked to sign a release if work/works are accepted for publication
-submission will be accepted up to April 1, 2015
-publication to be available in September
-all proceeds will go to SWC
-electronic submissions only. Email to the club main address.

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Holiday Party

The Holiday Party will be held December 6, 11am to 1pm in the Bossier Arts Council Annex building. Members and their families/guests are welcome. The club will provide the meat and iced tea and water for the lunch,
Members are asked to bring:
a side dish, snack or desert
an original, seasonal reading of your work if you would like to share
a white elephant gift for yourself and guests to exchange so everyone may participate in our fun gift activity.
Hope to see you all there!

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Critique Group Date Change

Critique Group for October has been rescheduled. It will be on Oct 25th instead of Oct 18th. It is still at the Broadmoor Library from 10 am to noon. Sorry for any inconvenience.

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Jim Freeman Play opening Oct 4th!

A production written by one of our own members will be presented on October 4th! All are invited! Free Admission!

First Presbyterian Church and Broadmoor Presbyterian Church of Shreveport Present

Sanctuary

An Original Play By Jim Freeman
Directed by Christianne Chase
Featuring Cast Members From Enid, OK

Saturday, October 4, 2014 7:30pm

The Chapel of First Presbyterian Church
900 Jordan St • Shreveport

Free Admission

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