TGCW meets the third Saturday of every month at 10:00 a.m. Meetings are held at the RC Miller Public Library, 1605 Dowlen Rd., Beaumont, TX 77706. Come join us!
2016 Meeting Schedule
January 16- Writing workshop
February 20- First Drafts: Critique & Share
March 19- Speaker
April 16- Writing workshop
May 21- First Drafts: Critique & Share
June 18- Speaker
July 16- Writing workshop
August 20- First Drafts: Critique & Share
September 17- Speaker
October 15- Writing workshop
November 19- First Drafts: Critique & Share
December 17- Speaker
** Stay tuned for the latest updates on our annual summer Mini-Conference 2016!**
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Bridge City, TX 77611
2015 Meeting Schedule
January 12 - Membership, dues, news, inspiration
February 9 - Workshop, Facilitator-- Laurie Kolp
March 9 - Speaker: Jennifer Williams- Blogging
April 13 - Sylvia Ney- “Giving Agents, Editors and Publishers What They Want”
May 11 - Speaker: Birma Castle- Poetry
June 8 - Workshop, Facilitator-- Merrilyn Williams
July 13 - Speaker: Ey Wade- Publishing
August 8- Mini-workshop
September 14 - Speaker: Donna Smithers Sheperis- Grant writing
October 17 - Workshop, Facilitator-- Dr. Carol Weishampel
November 21 - Speaker: TBA
December 14 - Christmas Party
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2014 Meeting Schedule
January 13 - Frances Collins: Her journey to publication.
February 10 - Arlon Davis: www.texasmanproductions-com.webs.com
March 10 - Rebecca Stark Nugent: Author of "If the Devil Had a Wife"
April 14 - Ben Lee "The Mechanics of Writing: the Nuts and Bolts"
May 12 - Dr. Jerry Craven - Professor of Lamar University Press will be talking about the "Benefits of using a University Press" and "Lamar Submissions".
June 9 - Laurie Kolp - She will be discussing poetry and her road to publication. Her book Upon the Blue Couch, released in April.
July 14 - Writing workshop, and critiques of your WIP.
August 11 - Mark Yost will speak on "Finding the Right Publisher".
September 8- Birma Castle - She will speak on lucidity in poetry.
October 13- Gretchen Johnson - She will speak on short stories. Vote for 2015 officers.
November 10 - Group share, discussion, workshop, and critiques. Come with your questions, work, whatever you want to share/learn from each other.
December 8 - Christmas Party