Literary Events Calendar

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The Writers Farmhouse

Thursday, January 29 at 6:00 PM: Every Thursday evening, join other writers at the Urban Farmhouse in Midlothian. You can write, get feedback and encouragement, then set a weekly writing goal.

Pout Pout Fish Visits Fountain Bookstore

: From the Fountain Bookstore: "We will have a meet and greet with one of our favorite children's book characters. Pout Pout will be signing with his flipper..." Bring your favorite (or inner) child to meet the creator of the popular picture book series.

Separating Fact from Fiction, Truth from Truthiness: A Literary Salon

Friday, January 30 at 7:00 PM: Journalist Courteney Stuart will interview investigative journalist and bestselling author Charles Lewis about his latest book, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity. He will discuss his nine-year odyssey attempting to chronicle the most "mortally consequential" untruths by the U.S. government and major corporations since World War II. In this ephemeral, 140-character world, where exactly is the line between journalism and history? Is there such a thing as real-time truth, or must we wait years or even decades to find out about the systemic abuses by the powers that be? Free and open to the public. WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA. www.writerhouse.org

Agile Writer Club: Write-in

Saturday, January 31 at 10:00 AM: From Agile Writers: Have a bit of Writer’s Block? Can’t concentrate at home? Studies show that being part of a think-tank can actually get those creative juices flowing! If you need some time to just sit and write, come join us this Saturday at Martins.

Agile Writers Open Meeting

Wednesday, February 4 at 7:00 PM: Wednesday nights, 7-9PM: Write your first draft novel in 6 months. Free and open to the public. For more details see http://AgileWriters.c.... At Martin's Food Market, upstairs, 11361 Midlothian Turnpike. 


The Writers Farmhouse

Richmond, VA 23230 - USA: Every Thursday evening, join other writers at the Urban Farmhouse in Midlothian. You can write, get feedback and encouragement, then set a weekly writing goal.

Short Fiction of Richmond

Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 PM: From Agile Writers: We're focused on writing short fiction for publication. Be prepared to identify the publication you're aiming at. We meet 1st and 3rd Thursdays.

Poetry & Jazz at C'est Le Vin

Thursday, February 5 at 7:00 PM: Now on the 1st Thursday of the month! Local wordsmiths take the mic to give you a "taste" of what they do as  poets, plus live jazz by Randy Burton and co. All set off by C'est Le Vin's delicious wine and tapas. Cost: no cover. At C'est Le Vin, 15 N. 17th St.

Agile Writer Club: Write-in

Saturday, February 7 at 10:00 AM: From Agile Writers: Have a bit of Writer’s Block? Can’t concentrate at home? Studies show that being part of a think-tank can actually get those creative juices flowing! If you need some time to just sit and write, come join us this Saturday at Martins.

Stephen Nash Presents Virginia Climate Fever

Saturday, February 7 at 6:30 PM: Environmental journalist Stephen Nash will present his recent book Virginia Climate Fever at Chop Suey Books. This reading will be accompanied by a slideshow and will coincide with the Fifth Annual Richmond Environmental Film Festival. Virginia Climate Fever was published by UVA Press in 2014 and has since garnered critical acclaim. Learn more.

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