Writers' Corner

Upcoming Events

Write-In with NaNoWriMo No Registration Required
Tuesday
November
28
6:30​pm
(Alafaya - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Join us for quiet writing time at your library. Bring a laptop or notebook and write alongside other local writers. National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, is an event that encourages authors to write 50,000 words in November. Learn more at nanowrimo.org. All writers are welcome; you don't have to be participating in NaNoWriMo to attend.
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Write-In with NaNoWriMo No Registration Required
Wednesday
November
29
5:00​pm
(Albertson Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Join us for quiet writing time at your library. Bring a laptop or notebook and write alongside other local writers. National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, is an event that encourages authors to write 50,000 words in November. Learn more at nanowrimo.org. All writers are welcome; you don't have to be participating in NaNoWriMo to attend.
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Revising and Editing Your Writing Registration Required
Saturday
December
2
2:00​pm
(Albertson Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
You’ve finished the first draft and now have a manuscript you need to polish. How do you do this? Where are you to start? Click for more Info.
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Trends in the Children's Book Market Registration Required
Sunday
December
3
3:00​pm
(Albertson Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Lisa Wheeler, author of more than 35 children's books, will discuss how to navigate trends in the Children's Book Market. Click for more info.
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OCLS Writers Group Registration Required
Sunday
December
10
4:00​pm
(Magnolia Room)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
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.
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Meet the Author: Peter Telep No Registration Required
Monday
December
11
6:30​pm
(Chickasaw - Stage)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
#1 New York Times bestselling author Peter Telep has penned over 40 novels and has collaborated with legendary thriller author Tom Clancy. A book sale and signing will follow the event.
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Networking for Writers Registration Required
Tuesday
December
12
6:30​pm
(South Trail - Meeting Room 1)
Event Category: Authors, Books, Writing
Author Sarah Nicolas will provide tips on effective networking, both online and in-person, to help you take your writing career to the next level. Click for more info.
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Screenwriting 101 Registration Required
Saturday
January
6
3:00​pm
(Albertson Room)
Join Jennie Jarvis, award-winning screenwriter and educator, as she walks you through the basics of what it takes to write a feature film. Click for more information
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Sunday
January
21
1:30​pm
(Cypress Room)
What were the standout Science Fiction & Fantasy books of 2017? Click for more information.
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Writers Group Registration Required
Sunday
January
21
4:00​pm
(Cypress Room)
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.
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