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WELS WOMEN WRITERS CONFERENCE

April 24 - April 25

- $75.00
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WELS WOMEN WRITERS CONFERENCE
April 24-25, 2020


WELS Women’s Ministry is excited to partner with Northwestern Publishing House to host the WELS Women Writers Conference, April 24-25, 2020 in Waukesha, Wis.
This is your opportunity to explore the world of writing and publishing with ample time to network and meet other writers.


PURPOSE OF THIS CONFERENCE:

  • Encourage beginning and experienced women writers in the vocation of writing
  • Facilitate networking among writers for idea sharing, collaborative writing opportunities, mentoring, prayer and spiritual support
  • Provide practical help and resources for writing improvement

 

 

YOU’LL ENJOY THIS CONFERENCE IF…

  • You’ve thought about writing and need a kickstart
  • You’re a writer who wants to improve her craft
  • You’re wondering how to go about publishing your work
  • You’d like to connect with your audience and build a following for your writing
  • You’re exploring how God can use your writing talents to serve Him
  • You want to meet other women writers for fellowship and encouragement

CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

4:00 pm      Registration and Networking / Visit the Resource Fair

7:00 pm     Keynote: Confidence in Your Calling – Linda Buxa

8:15 pm       Fellowship / Meet your peer group & exchange writing samples

9:00 pm      Good night! (Take time to read writing samples from your peer group exchange.)

7:30 am       Breakfast / Resource Fair

8:30 am     Morning Devotion – Naomi Schmidt

8:45 am     Presentation: Finding Your Fit as a Writer – Amber Albee Swenson

9:30 am       Break

9:45 am      Panel Discussion: How Do I Publish? Let Me Count the Ways!

Panelists: Jes Woller, Val Bodden, Amber Swenson. Moderator: Angie Molkentin

11:00 am     Breakout 1

12:00 pm     Lunch / Peer groups meet for writing feedback / Resource Fair

1:15 pm        Breakout 2

2:15 pm        Break

2:30 pm      Panel Discussion: Marketing – What Worked for My Work

Panelists: Mary Schmal, Val Bodden, Reji Laberje. Moderator: Angie Molkentin

3:45 pm        Breakout 3

4:45 pm        Closing Comments and Prayer

 

Details

Start:
April 24
End:
April 25
Cost:
$75.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://wm.welsrc.net/wels-women-writers-conference/

Venue

Trinity Lutheran Church – Waukesha
1052 White Rock Ave.
Waukesha, WI United States

Organizer

WELS Women’s Ministry
Email:
womensministry@wels.net

Details

Start:
April 24
End:
April 25
Cost:
$75.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://wm.welsrc.net/wels-women-writers-conference/

Venue

Trinity Lutheran Church – Waukesha
1052 White Rock Ave.
Waukesha, WI United States

Organizer

WELS Women’s Ministry
Email:
womensministry@wels.net

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