OPPORTUNITIES

CONFERENCES

Bay to Ocean Writers Conference                     Date: March 11, 2017
Eastern Shore
http://www.baytoocean.com/

Maryland Writers’ Association Writers Conference
‘The Writing Roller Coaster’
Saturday, March 25, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Crowne Plaza Hotel Annapolis
             Annapolis                             Date: March 25, 2017

http://marylandwriters.org/2017_Annual_Conference

Washington Writers Conference                       Date: April
Bethesda, MD
www.wirobooks.com

Balticon 51                                                               Date: Memorial Day weekend 2017
In Baltimore. GOH is Eric Flint

Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute (MAFWI) conference              Date: August
Hagerstown Community College –
http://www.mafwi.org/

Creature, Crimes & Creativity (C3) Con           Date: Sept. 8-10, 2017
Workshops, panels, and classes for writers AND fans. All meals are included and an anthology of stories by attending authors, and other free gifts and giveaways.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/452670518248659
Register at http://www.creaturescrimesandcreativity.com

Frostburg Writers Conference                           Date: ?

St. Mary’s Writers Conference                Date:  ?

Hallowread                                                               Date: October
Ellicott City, MD. ***This year Hallowread will take place in Havre De Grace.
Website:  http://hallowread.com/

NaNoWriMo                                                             Date: Kick-off November 1

Chessicon                                                                Date: Weekend after Thanksgiving
http://www.chessiecon.org/

 

BOOK FAIRS

CityLit Spring Book Festival                   Date: April

Split the Rock Festival in DC                  Date: 2018
http://www.splitthisrock.org/

Kensington Festival                                              Date: (April)

Annapolis Book Fair                                 Date: April:
http://www.keyschool.org/community/Annapolis-book-festival/index.aspx

The Prince George’s Book Festival      Date: May
Wayne Curry Sports & Learning Center
8001 Sheriff Road   Landover, MD
http://springbookfestival.simplesite.com/

Gaithersburg Book Festival                    Date: May 20, 2017
http://www.gaithersburgbookfestival.org/

Baltimore Book Festival                           Date: Sept., 2017
http://www.baltimorebookfestival.com/

ESWA                                                            Date: October.