Monthly Roundup

Welcome to the Write Group. We have a lot going on throughout the year.

This page will outline all things occurring in each month.

Enjoy and keep writing,
The Write Group

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Standing Roundup

Monthly Meetings
When We Meet

Year-round Events
Weekly Rouge Poetry Slams
TALES Strathcona Monthly Tellarounds
TALES Strathcona Story Slams
TALES Edmonton Monthly Tellarounds
Edmonton Story Slams

Year-round Competitions
Standing Competitions
Write Group Logo Competition

Year-round Prompts
Write Group Collaborative-book Prompts
Table of Prompts

Year-long Prompts
London Annual Novel or Screenplay Challenge



September Roundup

Observances
September Observances

Events
Standing Events
Don’t Hibernate Fair
First Write Group Meeting
List Building School and Summit (September 18 – 30, 2016)
Marty Chan Developing Character Workshop (September 27, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
September Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
September Prompts



October Roundup

Observances
October Observances

Events
Standing Events
Words in the Park Book Sale and Fair
WordFest
International LitFest
Canadian Festival of Spoken Word
Judith Graves Horror and Thriller Workshop (October 8, 2015)
Alison Clarke Communal Storytelling Workshop (October 18, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
October Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
October Prompts
Halloween Prompts



November Roundup

Observances
November Observances

Events
Standing Events
No November Event Listings Yet

Competitions
Standing Competitions
November Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
November Prompts
November Writing Challenges (novel, blog, alternatives)



December Roundup

Observances
December Observances

Events
Standing Events
No December Event Listings Yet

Competitions
Standing Competitions
December Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
December Prompts
Winter Prompts
Christmas Crackers and Fortune Cookies



January Roundup

Observances
January Observances

Events
Standing Events
No January Event Listings Yet

Competitions
Standing Competitions
January Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
January Prompts



February Roundup

Observances
February Observances

Events
Standing Events
Young Author’s Conference
Dan Gillis Book Reading (February 24, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
February Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
February Prompts



March Roundup

Observances
March Observances

Events
Standing Events
Alberta Magazines Conference

Competitions
Standing Competitions
March Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
March Prompts



April Roundup

Observances
April Observances

Events
Standing Events
Annual Poetry City Challenge
Edmonton Poetry Festival
Strathcona County Writer’s Conference
Spoken Word Festival
The Princess and the Pirate Theatre Performance (April 20 – 21 & 27 – 29, 2017)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
April Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
April Prompts
April Writing Challenges (poetry)



May Roundup

Observances
May Observances

Events
Standing Events
Annual Nonfiction Writers’ Conference
An Afternoon With the Authors
Words in 3 Dimensions (odd years)
Storytellers of Canada Conference
Edmonton Storytelling Festival
YouthWrite 20th Anniversary Roaring 20s Fundraiser (May 6, 2016)
Fort Saskatchewan Writer in Residence Writer’s Panel (May 24, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
May Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
May Prompts



June Roundup

Observances
June Observances

Events
Standing Events
Writers’ Guild of Alberta Annual Conference
Alberta Literary Awards Wine & Cheese Gala

Competitions
Standing Competitions
June Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
June Prompts



July Roundup

Observances
July Observances

Events
Standing Events
JustWrite Weekend and YouthWrite Gala (July 1 – 3, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
July Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
No July Prompt Listings Yet



August Roundup

Observances
August Observances

Events
Standing Events
When Words Collide
Content Promotion Summit (July 25 – August 6, 2016)

Competitions
Standing Competitions
August Competitions

Prompts
Standing Prompts
No August Prompt Listings Yet

Know of any prompts, competitions, writing observances, special festivals, fairs, courses or events we should post here? Share with us and we’ll share it with the rest of the Group.