Metro Vancouver Events

Canadian Authors–Metro Vancouver presents events on a variety of topics, all to do with aspects of writing. The public is welcome. Regular gatherings are held the second Wednesday of the month from January to June and September to November. A summer social takes place in mid-August. The AGM/holiday social is held in early December.

Location: BC Alliance for Arts + Culture
938 Howe Street, Suite 100, Vancouver BC V6Z 1N9
Time: 7-9 p.m., (doors open at 6:45 p.m.)
Cost: Members no charge; Guests $10; Students with ID $5. Pay at the door. The public is welcome.

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Spring 2019

Meeting Location: BC Alliance for Arts + Culture, Suite 100 – 938 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC

May 16 to 19 CanWrite! 2019

Canadian Authors National Writers Conference
Location: University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Registration open, some pitch and blue pencil slots still available.

Check out list of presenters here.

Special opportunity: Add your information to the delegate bags. Reduced fee for members.

Contact VANinfo@canadianauthors.org

Wed Jun 12 from 7 to 9 pm  — Janie Chang: The Past is a Foreign Country

The bestselling author of novels Three souls and Dragon Springs RoadJanie Chang will share her research strategies for finding the details that make historical fiction authentic.

 

 

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Branch Contact: Kathleen Schmitt, President: VANpresident(at)canadianauthors.org | 604-299-1764

 

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CA–Metro Vancouver News & Events

Whistler Independent Book Awards deadline for entries is today – April 30.

NEXT EVENT: Wed May 8 at 7 pm – Author Anne Marie Drosso reads from her Egyptian stories and Marketing Strategist Megan Williams shares bookselling techniques.

May 16 to 19: CanWrite! 2019 – Canadian Authors national conference takes place at the beautiful University of British Columbia campus in Vancouver, B.C. Click here for more info or to register.

CA–Victoria News & Events

UPCOMING EVENTS IN 2019:

Workshop – Memoir as Muse with Betsy Warland
Sunday, April 28 from 10 am to 4 pm
Registration is closed as this event is full as of Sat Mar 30/19/