Ongoing events are listed below the dated events:
July 21st, Palm Coast, FL - Get Published Series! 5:30 p.m.
August 23rd, Carrollton,
GA, Carrollton County Cultural Center, Creative Writing.
September 17th, Ormond Beach, Book
Signing at Ormond Beach Public Library.
October 8 - 10, Carrollton, GA, Carrollton County
Cultural Arts Center, Art Festival
November 10th, 3rd Annual BAMFest (Books, Art,
Music) Book signing. The event includes authors, artists, musicians from 3-8PM at the Port Orange, FL Chamber of Commerce.
CENTRAL EAST COAST FWA MEETINGS
The Daytona Writers chapter of the Florida
Writers Association meets the first and third Saturdays of each month at the City Island Library, Magnolia Street, Daytona
Beach, at 12:15 PM. We discuss marketing strategies, conduct writing exercises, critique our works. It is not
necessary to be a member of the FWA to attend these meetings. FWA dues: $55 annually. The theme of this 1200 member
(and growing) organization is "Writers Helping Writers."
The Port Orange Scribes Chapter of the FWA meets
at Grace Episcopal Church on Ridgewood Ave, just south of Dunlawton, in Port Orange. on the first and third Wednesdays
at 6:30 PM. Contact:firstname.lastname@example.org
Port Orange Scribes, Second Edition
(POSSE) meets at the same location above, but at 4:30 on the same days. Contact: email@example.com
The City Island Fiction Writers (aka
Tough Tuesdays) Group meets every Tuesday at Barnes and Noble on International Speedway Boulevard in
Daytona Beach at 6:30. Each week two writers have their previously submitted work critiqued by the rest of the
group. This is an excellent support group for your fiction writing projects as each participant has a unique area
of expertise. Some are comma experts, others have an excellent sense of "story," still others with language,
grammar, general knowledge, history, even vampires! We have pilots, engineers, doctors, nurses and general business
people.This is a valuable learning experience, both from a writing perspective and a critiquing perspective. Inclusion
is by invitation. Please ask.
Writers League) meets the first, third and fifth Thursdays at 12:30 PM at the Ormond Beach Library. Writers in
all genres are welcome. Dues are $10 annually. Each week writers read up to seven pages for critique
by other members. The members have a wide range of backgrounds and so are very helpful with their suggestions
Florida Writers Association
Daytona Area Writers