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Link to Writing for Children at the Little Red Reading House

Writing for Children at the Little Red Reading House

Date: Oct 1, 2022

Join Shenaaz Nanji and Janet Gurtler, with host Dorothy Bentley, for an afternoon immersed in children’s Literature!

Deadline: Oct 12, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to 10 Days That Shaped Modern Canada with Aaron Hughes & Senator Paula Simons

10 Days That Shaped Modern Canada with Aaron Hughes & Senator Paula Simons

Date: Sep 28, 2022

Join Senator Paula Simons for a thought-provoking and spirited discussion with author Aaron W. Hughes.

Deadline: Oct 19, 2022 - 7:00 pm

Link to UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Launch w/ Amy Kaler

UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Launch w/ Amy Kaler

Date: Sep 28, 2022

Join us in-shop on October 6 at 7 p.m. (MT) to celebrate the launch of Amy Kaler's new book UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE: A YEAR IN PANDEMIC TIME

Deadline: Oct 6, 2022 - 7:00 pm

Link to Late Winter Writers Residency Online 2023 | Apply Now

Late Winter Writers Residency Online 2023 | Apply Now

Date: Sep 23, 2022

This two week online session will allow writers across genre to explore craft, voice and workshop their manuscripts with exceptional faculty.

Deadline: Nov 23, 2022 - 11:45 pm

Link to WGA 2022 Call for Board Members

WGA 2022 Call for Board Members

Date: Aug 4, 2022

The Writers' Guild of Alberta is looking for volunteers to sit on our 2022-23 board.
Link to Budget 2022

Budget 2022

Date: Feb 28, 2022

On February 24, the Alberta government announced details of its 2022-23 budget.
Link to Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Survey Results | The New Experience Economy - Wave 6

Date: Jan 19, 2022

6th and final wave of results of a long-term study to gauge Alberta audiences' attitudes towards returning to live arts and culture venues and events.
Link to Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Norma Dunning wins 2021 Governor General's Literary Award for English-language fiction

Date: Nov 19, 2021

Congratulations to Norma Dunning, and also to Alberta-based writer Jenna Butler who was named a finalist for an award.
Link to New project funding to help arts organizations recover from COVID-19

New project funding to help arts organizations recover from COVID-19

Date: Oct 1, 2021

AFA launches Organization Activation Projects grant program to support COVID-19 relaunch and recovery in the arts sector.

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