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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

APRIL 24 – FRIDAY

2:30 pm FREE TOUR of Northwestern Publishing House and WELS Center for Mission and Ministry (Registration for this tour is required so adequate preparations can be made. Simply email us your name and let us know you intend to join us: womensministry@wels.net.)

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.)

 

April 25 – SATURDAY

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: Shannon Ishizaki, 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, Jes Woller. 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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