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June Roundtable

June’s Writer’s Roundtable is set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 6 at the Paseo Verde Library’s Coffee Press cafe.

This month’s theme is TBA

UNLV writing professor Greg Miller will host this fun, free-flowing discussion, where you’ll have a chance to share ideas and insights with your fellow writers about topics you want to discuss.

Bring examples from your favorite works and from your own stories and essays.

Free for WSN members, $5 for guests.

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Las Vegas Valley Book Festival

Join other lovers of the written word at the annual Las Vegas Valley Book Festival on Saturday October 17, 2015 from 10AM-4PM at the historic 5th Street school in downtown Las Vegas.

A host of speakers and interesting topics are scheduled throughout the day touching on all your favorite genres, including romance, mystery, true crime, sci-fi, horror, steam punk, biography as well as books, authors and topics for children and poetry lovers.

Also, there will be several panel discussions on the business of writing and what it takes to be an author in the 21st century.

Visit http://vegasvalleybookfestival.org/ for this year’s full schedule of guest speakers and topics.

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Meet A Fireman: Anatomy of a 911 Call

The Las Vegas Writers Group is proud to present an evening presentation with local Las Vegas, active duty Fire & Rescue fireman Tim Symankski.

For any author working in the crime, mystery, thriller or romance genres this is a can’t miss opportunity to get Fire & Rescue command structure, terminology, codes and standard operating procedures in a variety of 911 scenarios correct in your writing!

So sharpen your pencils, check the ink in your pens, grab a notepad and come on down to the Tap House with your questions!

 

(co-sponsored by Writers of Southern Nevada)

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