Search Menu

2nd Annual Writer’s Conference

2nd Annual Writer’s Conference


Detroit Public Library Author Series Presents: 2nd Annual So,You Want to be a Writer...Now What? Published authors share their experiences and advice on taking your book from concept to publication.

This is event is free. Refreshments will be served.

Scheduled authors include J.D MasonKiesha Ervin and Drew Philp.


Date Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time 11:00am - 4:00pm
Location Edison
Age Group Adults
Category Author Events

More Events at Edison

Read to the Librarian

April 25th at 12pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: April 25th Thu
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Storytime

Children and young adults will read a book of their choice to the librarian.

Read to the Librarian on Thursday, April 25 at 12:00pm

The Machine & Everything BetweenChildren Sew Series

May 1st at 5:30pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 1st Wed
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens
  • Event Category: Arts and Crafts

Participants will learn the foundation to sewing in this four week course. this course will cover the parts of the sewing machine, basic tools, and patterns.

The Machine & Everything Between on Wednesday, May 1 at 5:30pm

Read to the Librarian

May 2nd at 12pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 2nd Thu
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Storytime

Children and young adults will read a book of their choice to the librarian.

Read to the Librarian on Thursday, May 2 at 12:00pm

The Machine & Everything BetweenChildren Sew Series

May 8th at 5:30pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 8th Wed
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens
  • Event Category: Arts and Crafts

Participants will learn the foundation to sewing in this four week course. this course will cover the parts of the sewing machine, basic tools, and patterns.

The Machine & Everything Between on Wednesday, May 8 at 5:30pm

Read to the Librarian

May 9th at 12pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 9th Thu
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Storytime

Children and young adults will read a book of their choice to the librarian.

Read to the Librarian on Thursday, May 9 at 12:00pm

Young Entrepreneurs Series

May 9th at 4pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 9th Thu
  • Time: 4:00pm - 5:30pm
  • Age Group: Teens
  • Event Category: Business and Finance

Youth will discuss their business ideas; lead by Small Business Development Center staff.

Young Entrepreneurs Series on Thursday, May 9 at 4:00pm

Mystery Suspense Book Club

May 11th at 2pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 11th Sat
  • Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Book Clubs

Join us this month as we discuss Bad Daughter by Joy Fielding. Books are available to check out at the branch.

Mystery Suspense Book Club on Saturday, May 11 at 2:00pm

Adult Book Club

May 11th at 2pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 11th Sat
  • Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Age Group: Adults
  • Event Category: Book Clubs

Meet with author: Tom Stanton and discuss Terrior in the City of Champions: Murder, Baseball and the Secret Society that Shocked Depression Era Detroit.

Adult Book Club on Saturday, May 11 at 2:00pm

The Machine & Everything BetweenChildren Sew Series

May 15th at 5:30pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 15th Wed
  • Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens
  • Event Category: Arts and Crafts

Participants will learn the foundation to sewing in this four week course. this course will cover the parts of the sewing machine, basic tools, and patterns.

The Machine & Everything Between on Wednesday, May 15 at 5:30pm

Read to the Librarian

May 16th at 12pm
Edison

  • Location: Edison
  • Date: May 16th Thu
  • Time: 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Age Group: Children, Tweens, Teens
  • Event Category: Storytime

Children and young adults will read a book of their choice to the librarian.

Read to the Librarian on Thursday, May 16 at 12:00pm
Close Search
Press ENTER to Search or ESC to close.

Try searching for things like...

Events & Services

  • Computer Classes
  • Teen Center
  • Adult Reading
  • Careers
  • Storytime

Books & Media

  • Chasing Light
  • Wonder Woman
  • Doc McStuffins
  • Wes Anderson
  • Leon Bridges

Authors & Artists

  • G. K. Chesterton
  • Harper Lee
  • J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Thelonious Monk
  • Bon Iver