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Writers' Corner Programs

11:00
AM

Love Between the Covers: Romance Book Festival

Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join authors to celebrate romance novels with panels, Q&A, and book signings. Enjoy a screening of Love Between the Covers, a feature-length documentary film that takes viewers into the remarkable worldwide community of women who create, consume, and love romance novels. Schedule: 11-12:45 - 1st Screening 1-1:50 - Author Panel 1 2-2:50 - Author Panel 2 3-3:50 - Book Signings 4-5:45 - 2nd Screening Attending Authors: Abigail Sharpe Chudney Thomas Jennifer Martinez Pam Labud Jax Cassidy Wynter Daniels Katie Meyer Lynda Haviland Heather Allen Kait Ballenger Yahrah St John Kiernan Kelly LE Perez Tiffany King Barbara Barrett Marie Long Shelby Reed Jolene Cazzola #love #writers

2:00
PM

Just Write!

Saturday, February 20, 2016 at Alafaya Branch

Ever wanted to write your own story? If so, join us for a fun writing workshop! Author J.J. Howard (Tracers; Sit, Stay, Love) will help you get started. Ages 10 and up. #writers

4:00
PM

OCLS Writers Group

Sunday, February 21, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique. #writers

11:00
AM

Beginning Prose and Poetry Presented by Elaine Person

Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Windermere Branch

Let an experienced, published writer help you jump-start your writing. You will learn writing techniques useful in prose and poetry to make your writing soar. Bring your paper and pen, and you will be guided to tap into your own imagination with the use of prompts or suggestions. Learn how to have your work published.#writers

3:30
PM

Novel Writing 101

Saturday, February 27, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Have you always wanted to write a book, but don't know where to start? Have you started, but are struggling to finish. Author L.E. Perez will teach the basics of writing -- and finishing -- your first novel. #writers

4:00
PM

Capitalize on Your Writing: Strategies for recognition and making money

Sunday, February 28, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Bob Lucas, award-winning author of over thirty books and compilation contributions, will share his strategies and tips on personal branding and book marketing. Learn how to expand your author platform, identify key sources for getting the word out, and prepare a strategy that can generate revenue. #writers

4:00
PM

OCLS Writers Group

Sunday, March 13, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique. #writers

1:00
PM

BinderCon Livestream Event

Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

BinderCon is a professional conference designed to empower women and gender non-conforming writers. Join us for a livestream of five sessions from the Los Angeles conference providing tools and strategies writers need to advance their careers. Saturday, March 19th 1p.m. 2p.m.: Jillian Lauren and Rebecca Walker Keynote 2:15 p.m. 330p.m.: Women Who Pitch: Freelancing in a Digital Age 3:45p.m. 4:45p.mm: Lunch Keynote Sunday, March 20th 1p.m. 2:15p.m.: Space Invaders: Writing Genre for Screen 2:30p.m. 3:45 p.m.: "Writing Cultural Identity" panel #writers

1:00
PM

BinderCon Livestream Event

Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

BinderCon is a professional conference designed to empower women and gender non-conforming writers. Join us for a livestream of five sessions from the Los Angeles conference providing tools and strategies writers need to advance their careers. Saturday, March 19th 1p.m. 2p.m.: Jillian Lauren and Rebecca Walker Keynote 2:15 p.m. 330p.m.: Women Who Pitch: Freelancing in a Digital Age 3:45p.m. 4:45p.mm: Lunch Keynote Sunday, March 20th 1p.m. 2:15p.m.: Space Invaders: Writing Genre for Screen 2:30p.m. 3:45 p.m.: "Writing Cultural Identity" panel #writers

3:00
PM

Capitalize on Your Writing: Strategies for recognition and making money

Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Alafaya Branch

Bob Lucas, award-winning author of over thirty books and compilation contributions, will share his strategies and tips on personal branding and book marketing. Learn how to expand your author platform, identify key sources for getting the word out, and prepare a strategy that can generate revenue. #writers

4:00
PM

OCLS Writers Group

Sunday, April 10, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique. #writers

2:00
PM

Writing Great Dialogue

Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

TBD #writers

4:00
PM

OCLS Writers Group

Sunday, May 15, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique. #writers

2:00
PM

Spring Local Authors Festival

Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Meet & greet local authors at our Local Authors Festival! Authors from a variety of genres will share their experiences and books. Each author will have books available for purchase and signing. #writers

4:00
PM

OCLS Writers Group

Sunday, June 12, 2016 at Orlando Public Library

Join your fellow writers for critique, discussion, and camaraderie. Writers of all genres and experience are welcome. Please attend one meeting before submitting a piece for critique. #writers

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