Monday, October 6, 2014

October RRVWP Events

Greetings, RRVWP TCs and friends of the RRVWP!

Fall has definitely arrived and with it a variety of RRVWP reading, writing, and reconnecting activities. Please mark these events on your calendars and join us for any and all of them!

First off, we'd like to invite all TCs to our annual Visitors Day, a celebration and showcase of the work of our 2014 RRVWP Summer Institute participants. Visitors Day will take place on Saturday, October 25, from 10am to 12:15pm, at Minard Hall, Room 310, followed by lunch from 12:30-1:30pm in the Hidatsa Room in the Memorial Union on the NDSU campus. Please join us to meet the newest RRVWP TCs and reconnect with our Writing Project work. If you are able to attend, RSVP to Kelly Sassi at kelly[dot]sassi[at]ndsu[dot]edu.

The Grand Forks Writing Group will meet on Friday, Oct. 10, at 5:30 at the home of Nancy Devine. All RRVWP members are welcome to attend. You need not have attended meetings in the past nor commit to attending all meetings to be a part of the GF Writing Group. For our October meeting we will workshop pieces of any genre. For more information or to RSVP, contact Pam Fisher <pam[dot]fisher[at]gfschools[dot]org>.

The Fargo Writing Group is meeting on Sunday, October 26 with the theme of "Finding our Characters." Please join them from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at West Acres Mall on 13th Ave. S. For more information about this group, contact Kim Rensch <renschk[at]fargo[dot]k12[dot]nd[dot]us>.

The Grand Forks Book Club will be meeting on Oct. 22 to discuss Burial Rites by Hannah Kent Please contact Andrea Scherer <andrealscherer[at]gmail[dot]com> if you're interested in attending the GF Book Club and not already on the email list.

The Fargo-Moorhead Book Club is reading The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm and meeting to discuss it on Monday, October 27. Contact Dan Dooher  <DTDOOHER2006[at]alum[dot]csbsju[dot]edu> for more information on the FM Book Club.

SAVE THE DATE!  Winter Writing Retreat at Maplelag Resort, Feb. 27-March 1, 2015. More information will be sent out in a later post.