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Saturday, June 15, 2019 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


10 Father David Bauer Drive
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City-led festivals and events

Event Details:

Every Saturday this summer, from May to September, the City of Waterloo Visitor & Heritage Information Centre is hosting Author Afternoons!

Author Afternoons is free to attend and includes book signings, hands on workshops, discussions and more. Each week will be something different! Washrooms and bike rack on site. For more information, visit the Create Waterloo Facebook page.


Dates & Featured Authors
June 15 - Author readings with Dani Baker & Lori Wolf-Heffner. Before and After Moving to Waterloo Region: Cozy mysteries and coming-of-age stories that start in Europe and finish in town
June 22 - Author reading with Suzanne Church
June 29 - Workshop with Carolyn R. Wilker: Begin to Write your Memories
July 6 - National Novel Writing Month information session with Vanessa Ricci-Thode
July 13 - Jeremy Luke Hill talk: Introduction to Poetry Chapbooks and Broadsheets
July 20 - Workshop with Vanessa Ricci-Thode: Interactive World Building
July 27 - Workshop with the Professional Writers’ Association of Canada: Different Ways to Work as a Freelance Writer with Lori Straus
August 3 - Workshop with Gillian Best: Where do Ideas Come From?
August 10 - Workshop with Susan Crossman. Your Book as a Bridge Builder: How to write your story so it opens minds, moves hearts, shifts paradigms and inspires action
August 17 - Author reading with Maryam Rafiee
August 24 - Story circle with The Singing Author, Shirley Hartung
August 31 - Author reading with Trevor Waurechen
September 7 - Author discussion with Ian Darling: Heroic True Stories from the Second World War
September 14 - Book launch with Jane Ann McLachlan

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