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Write After Lunch: SWG Talk Series
Did you ever wish you could lunch with an
author? Dine on words? The SWG has just the program for you! Join us at
noon on the first Tuesday of every month for our luncheon craft
Talks begin at 12:15 p.m. and end at 12:45 p.m., and you have two
options to participate. You can attend in person at the Regina office
(Suite 100, 1150-8th Avenue). Or if you prefer, you can participate from
your home, office or favourite Wi-Fi spot as long as you have access to
high speed Internet.* (See below for instructions)
The SWG is pleased to announce that we are now able to broadcast our
sessions around the province and beyond using a live streaming video
platform. We’ve chosen Livestream as our delivery system. This is a free
service, but you do need to Login with your email and a password to
access content. Instructions can be found at the bottom of this page.
If attending in person, bring a bagged lunch and listen to some of
your favourite authors talk about the craft of writing. We’ll provide
coffee, tea, and water. Write After Lunch is a public event open to
everyone and there is no need to register.
March 3 - Writing for the Community
(After the talk there will be a dedication Ceremony to rename our library to the Ken Mitchell Library. Snacks and beverages will be provided)
Speaker: Ken Mitchell
Ken Mitchell is a prairie-based writer who has published over 30 books — novels, poetry, dramas and histories. His most recent is Rhyming Wranglers, Cowboy Poets of the Canadian West, from Frontenac House, Calgary. His most recent stage play is Edna Jaques — Live, which opened at the Artesian Theatre, Regina, in 2013. This summer, the RCMP Heritage Centre will be presenting his outdoor drama, Spirits of the Trail, throughout the province. He is also the founding member of the Sask. Writers' Guild.
*JOIN US ON LIVESTREAM - Instructions
The SWG is pleased to announce that we are now able to “live stream”
our free Write After Lunch series to anyone who has access to high speed
If you’d like to participate from your home, office or favourite
Wi-Fi spot, you can easily do so. This is a free service, but you do
need to Login to Livestream with your email and a password to access
content. Set this up ahead of time.
To do so, either Google “Livestream,” or go to this URL: http://new.livestream.com/home. Set up your login then search for Writer After Lunch: Ken Mitchell.