Programme September – December 2018
|5th September||Opening night for second session of the season. This will begin with a short EGM to ratify the GDPR wording to add to the constitution
A book of your choice – 5 minutes on any book you have read which has made an impact on you.
Closing date for summer competition: A One Act Play; 2-6 roles; 10 – 20 minutes acting time.
|19th September||Romantic author workshop with Carmen Reid.|
|3rd October||Research and write about the ending of the First World War: e.g. The Armistice, The League of Nations, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, etc. Bring your piece of work with you – maximum of 750 words.
|17th October||Results of the one-act play competition. Steve Coomber will be adjudicating and will hopefully be able to attend to give his opinion on the pieces
Closing date of romantic short story competition – 1200 – 1800 words; Adjudicated by Carmen Reid
|31st October||Fun with editing(!)
A practical exercise led by Angela Walker
Closing date for poetry competition : the theme is Change
|14th November||Readings and results of the romantic short story competition.|
|Celebrating 30 years of Elgin Writers – in the Gallery at Elgin Library.
Refreshments, memorabilia, book stall with anthologies and members work, Performance of winning one-act plays.
|28th November||AGM and Awards presented for the year’s competitions
EW will then visit the Camera Club’s exhibition. Members will choose a photo as a prompt for the winter writing competition.
|12th December||Christmas dinner/buffet
|6th March 2019||Reconvene for the new session.|