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LitMingle Calendar December 2018

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December 2018
 

 

LitMingles This Month
(Click on the name of a Mingle for details. Dates are subject to change.)
Wednesday, December 5
Westchester Writers
Wednesday, December 5
Westside Writers
Saturday, December 8
West San Gabriel Valley Writers
Monday, December 10
San Fernando Valley Writers & Illustrators
Thursday, December 13
SFV-Montrose Writers & Illustrators
NOT Mingling This Month
Antelope Valley Writers & Illustrators Westside Illustrators

 

Westchester Writers

WHEN:
Wednesday, December 5. 6:15PM – 7:45PM

WHERE:
The Westchester Loyola Village Branch Library
7114 W. Manchester Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90045
The Westchester–Loyola Village Branch Library has ample free parking in the back and on the street in front. It is also within two blocks of the Santa Monica and Los Angeles Metro bus lines.

ABOUT:
Laying Down Foundations- Outlining & Character Biography
We will be discussing outlining, character bios and celebrating the holidays. Feel free to bring a snack to share.

EXTRAS:
Snacks and bottled water provided.

RSVP:
Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Renee Carter & Saundra Davis

Westside Writers

WHEN:
Wednesday, December 5. 7:00PM – 8:45PM

WHERE:
Ocean Park Branch Library
2601 Main St., Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 458-8683
Corner of Main and Ocean Park. There is some metered parking next to the Library (check the signs carefully) and on Main Street. There is also a metered lot off Neilson, just 1 block west and a long block north.

ABOUT:
Show and tell your favorite books of 2018 and a discussion of award contenders for the Caldecott/Newbery/Printz awards

EXTRAS:
Filtered water provided. Attendees are welcome to bring snacks.

RSVP:
Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Laurie Young & Rebecca Light

West San Gabriel Valley Writers

WHEN:
Saturday, December 8. 10:15AM – 12:00PM

WHERE:
Lamanda Branch of the Pasadena Library
140 S. Altadena Drive, Pasadena CA

ABOUT:
Inception: taking your story idea from concept to finished manuscript led by Kyle Herrman.

EXTRAS:
Snacks are welcome, if we have any volunteers.

RSVP:
Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Ronna Mandel & Kyle Herrman

San Fernando Valley Writers & Illustrators

WHEN:
Monday, December 10. 6:30PM – 7:50PM (Special date due to the December holidays)

WHERE:
Meeting Room of the Los Angeles Public Library – Sherman Oaks
14245 Moorpark St., Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
There is parking in the lot (if you can find a spot) and unrestricted (free) parking on the nearby streets.

ABOUT:
Mingle Jingle

Join us as we celebrate the 2018 holiday season with cookies and books.

RSVP:
Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Karen Sampson & Victoria Van Vleet

SFV-Montrose Writers & Illustrators

WHEN:
Thursday, December 13. 6:30PM – 8:00PM

WHERE:
Once Upon a Time Bookshoppe
2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose, CA 91020
(next door to Zeke’s)
Bookstore Phone: 818-248-9668

Note: If you can’t find street parking, go through the alley, by Black Cow in a big lot.

ABOUT:
Holiday Season Hangout
After working so hard in October and November, it’s time to celebrate our accomplishments. Our December meeting will be a social gathering at one of the local establishments in quaint downtown Montrose near the bookstore. We’ll share our experiences in publishing children’s literature for the year and wish each other our best holiday wishes. Space may be limited. Food or drink purchases will be the individual’s responsibility. Details to come.

RSVP:
Please click here to RSVP to Coordinators Jennifer Swain & Todd Horinouchi

 

 
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