IMPORTANT: THE 6/4 BWG TOWN HALL MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO LACK OF AIR CONDITIONING
AT THE LIBRARY. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. THE MEETING WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR A LATER TIME.
The mission of the Black Writers' Guild of Maryland,
Inc. is to provide avenues of support and networking to Maryland's African-American diverse writers.
Major programs and activities:
- Workshops that educate writers on the aspects of writing and publishing.
- Showcases to provide forums for writers to find their
voice through public presentations of their work.
- Mentoring to youth and adults who have an interest in finding their literary voice.
join us! Below are the meeting dates/locations for the remainder of 2016. We meet from 1 p.m to 3 p.m.
Saturday, June 4 - Enoch Pratt Library, 1531 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217
Saturday, September 17; Saturday, October 15; Saturday, November 19; Saturday,
December 17 - Enoch Pratt Library, 1303 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
Meetings are free for current members. Annual membership
is $35.00. For all others, the donation is $5.00. Bring a friend!
Contact us at:
Address: Black Writers' Guild,
P.O. Box 11481, Baltimore, MD 21239
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Non-member/supporter meeting donations are greatly appreciated and help support our mission!
July and August, 2016: Summer Recess/no meetings. Meetings resume in September.
Saturday, September 17, 2016: "Secrets of Self-Publishing: Panel
Friday-Sunday, September 23-25, 2016: Baltimore
Saturday, October 15, 2016: "Grants and
Grant Writing for Writers"
Saturday, November 19, 2016: "Conquering
the Grammar Goblins"
Saturday, December 17, 2016: "Marketing
and Social Media"
Saturday, January 7, 2017: "Websites