Annual General Meeting & Agent Q&A

Aurora Public Library 15145 Yonge St., Aurora

**Due to the ongoing concerns about spreading the coronavirus, the AGM and Agent Q&A have been cancelled. All registrations will be cancelled and refunded. Elections for the new board will take place online. Be sure … Read more

The Bookshelf 2020

Newmarket Communicty Centre & Lions Hall 200 Doug Duncan Drive, Newmarket

The Bookshelf 2020 The WCYR's Yearly Author Event A book fair in the heart of Newmarket. As the residents start to stir, Canadian authors will gather at the community centre. From heart pulling romance and … Read more

Get Tickets $5 – $30

Freelance Tips and Tricks with Gail Mercer-MacKay

Newmarket Lions Hall & Community Centre 200 Doug Duncan Drive, Newmarket

NOTICE: This workshop has been rescheduled for Sunday, May 7th, 2020. “If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan – and guess what they have planned for … Read more

Get Tickets $15 – $20 42 tickets left

Subject Lines Save Bottom Lines

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Building A Better Newsletter To Grow Your Author Business Have you ever caught yourself thinking "Email marketing is dead!" and then went on to create consistent social media content, only to end up throwing your … Read more

Get Tickets $15 – $20 40 tickets left

Querying, Twitter Pitches, and Contests

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How to connect with literary agents to get your book sold to the publisher of your dreams Breaking into traditional publishing is just as challenging and difficult as ever, but for many, this is the … Read more

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20 social media superchargers

Newmarket Public Library, Multipurpose Room 438 Park Ave, Newmarket

20 social media superchargers (and the joys of using them strategically) Crafting your author platform? Social media’s a must, but it shouldn’t be a painful prospect. In this workshop, you’ll learn: how to crystallize your … Read more

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Writing Comedy

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Can humor be taught? What is your humor IQ? In this workshop, Steve will talk about his background writing comedy for well-known, and not-so-well-known celebrities. He will also discuss secrets for improving your humor IQ, and … Read more

Get Tickets $15 – $20 100 tickets left

World-Building: Make Me Believe

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Every fiction author invites readers into an imagined world, whether it’s a small town, a futuristic earth, or a faraway planet. But an author must build trust, for a reader to believe. In this hands-on … Read more

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