JANUARY 2018

  • Kidswrite Contest for SD ‘s 83 & 22
    Jan 3 2018 contest Opens.
    Mail submissions to
    Young Writers’ Contest,
    Box 1134, Salmon Arm, BC
    V1E 4P3
    Closes April 12. (postmarked NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT APRIL 12)

FEBRUARY 2018

APRIL 2018

MAY 2018

  • May 7 online registration closes
  • Word on the Lake Writers Festival
  • May 11 on on-site registration available at the Prestige
    Hotel Entrance Foyer From 3:30-6:00 pm
    CAFÉ LIT – MEET THE PRESENTERS READING FROM THEIR PUBLISHED WORKS Friday evening 7:00pm
    Balmoral Room Prestige Hotel Admission is by name tag.
    Open to the public – $20.00 a ticket ($2.00 discount for SAW members.)
  • May 12 REGISTRATION 7:30-8:30am
    Hotel Entrance Foyer
    OPENING & KEYNOTE 8:45am-9:15am
    WORKSHOPS 9:20am-5:00pm
    Kidswrite awards ceremony 3:30-5:30
    Book signing hotel lobby 5:00-6:00
    Banquet & entertainment 7:00pm Balmoral
    Plus
    Writing contest awards ceremony
    Open to the public. Tickets available @ Hidden Gems Bookstore/on line
  • May 13 location Okanagan college
    FREE CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST & SOCIAL TIME 8:15am-9:15am
    Book launch: Murdering Mr. Edwards, a noir-vella by Shawn Bird, member of SAW.
    Student Lounge
    Workshops/presentations 9:30-2:00pm
  • May 14-18 Festival debrief by Planning Committee.