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LVW is an all-volunteer nonprofit group serving writers and readers throughout western Pennsylvania.  For thoughts on writing and some great recommendations of writers you'll enjoy, visit LVW's blog, maintained by Jim Busch, at http://ligoniervalleywriters.blogspot.com.  LVW on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ligonier-Valley-Writers/1201614313835.

Dues Are Due

It's membership renewal time.  If you're not already a member of Ligonier Valley Writers, please consider joining.  You'll get into nearly every event at a discount (some are even free to members), and you'll support an all-volunteer, nonprofit organization that has been working hard for nearly thirty years to bring inspiring, useful workshops, talks, and publication opportunities to writers and readers throughout southwestern Pennsylvania.  Dues have remained steady at only $30 for many years.  Please send your check, made out to Ligonier Valley Writers, to PO Box B, Ligonier, PA 15658.



Ligonier Valley Writers Calendar 2018

Dues are due for 2018.
$30 per year; you can download a membership application from LVWonline.org.  Benefits include free admission to most LVW events.

April 28, 4:00-5:00 pm. Student Poetry Awards Ceremony at Barnes & Noble.  The winning poets in grades 4-12 will read their work to the audience.  LVW will have a bookfair at B&N.

May 1. The Loyalhanna Review deadline is looming.  You have until May 1 to submit your poem, essay, short story, or artwork (drawing, painting, or photography) to LVW's literary magazine.

July: Publication Party for Loyalhanna Review.  7:00-9:00 p.m. Details TBA.  Art tours, wine, hors d'oeuvres, readings, and camaraderie.

September 16, 3:00-5:00 p.m.  Annual Ligonier Valley Writers potluck picnic. Attendees are invited to read from their work in progress.

November.  Details TBA. Joint workshop with Westmoreland Museum of American Art on writing memoir.

December 2, 3:00-5:00 p.m. Annual LVW Christmas Party.  St. Michael's Church, Rector.

Please check www.LVWonline.org for the latest info and date confirmations.