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Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Elliot Lake Writers' Fall Festival -- Saturday, October 22, 2011

Elliot Lake Writers'  Fall Festival takes place October 22, 2011 at the Lester B. Pearson Civic Centre in Elliot Lake.  This event will offer a morning workshop from 9 a.m. to noon, titled Memoir Writing with instructor Dr. Ross Pennie, award winning medical mystery novelist, professor at McMaster University,  and medical doctor from Hamilton, Ontario.

An afternoon workshop from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., titled How to Get Published will be presented by renowned instructor Brian Henry who teaches at Ryerson University and George Brown College in Toronto. 

Each three hour workshop is being presented for the low cost of $25. Tickets are available now.  Just email me for tickets.

The launch of Penpourri, Elliot Lake Writers' Anthology of Stories and Poems will take place the day of the Festival and will be part of the Book Fair which is drawing authors from Toronto, Manitoulin Island, Nairn Centre, Blind River, Sault Ste Marie, as well as Elliot Lake.  Here is a great opportunity to meet and speak with the authors  who will be available for book signings.

The Podium Presentations are free to the public and will be provided throughout the day by authors from Toronto, Cobalt, North Bay, Manitoulin, Nairn Centre, Webbwood, and Blind River as well as from Elliot Lake.   This is a wonderful opportunity to meet the authors who will be reading from their works.

There will be in-place writing competitions with prizes for adults and children.  There will also be free entertainment for all throughout the day by pianists, Ken Little, Denis Morel and Mime Artist, Fran Perkins.

Members of Elliot Lake Writers'  Workshop are thankful to our Festival Sponsors.  Hope to see you there October 22nd from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lester B. Pearson Civic Centre.

The day filled with activities will be  followed by a Gala Dinner at The Renaissance Centre, Elliot Lake with after dinner guest speaker, Dr. Ross Pennie.  Dinner tickets are $20 each and are available now.  Just email me for your three course chicken dinner tickets.

For Workshop and Dinner Tickets or for further information about the Festival's exciting events  please email me.

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