11-3-18 Castle Rock Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. CRW will be there in the Community Corner Room at the DC Events Center, selling our Douglas County books.We need some help with this event…can you help out in the morning 8:30 to noon or noon to 4 p.m.? Contact Alice at 303-521-8615.

11-7-18   8thGrade Career Connect Day at the DC Events Center, 7:30 to 3 p.m. If you have experience teaching or talking with middle schoolers, we need you!  CRW will talk to 8thgraders who are interested in becoming writers. Please contact Susan at (720) 273-6098 if you can help in the morning 7:30 to 11 a.m. or for the second shift 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. We’ll have writers’ magazines to give away and some other materials. Any Castle Rock Writer may help (a “Castle Rock Writer” is someone who has attended one of our workshops or conferences).

11-12-18  “Write Out!”6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Philip S. Miller Library. Our November meeting is a time to get together and write, whether you are writing a novel in a month through NaNoWriMo or writing on your own time-frame. Come hang out, write, and snack! Check with the main library desk to find out which room we’re in.

12-10-18  Holiday Dinner on Monday, Dec. 10th, 6:30 p.m. at the Philip S. Miller Library in Castle Rock. Join the CRW Conference Team for a this catered dinner. The cost is $15, due in our mailbox by Monday, December 3rd. Mail in your check to CRW for $15 to CRW, PO Box 96, Castle Rock CO 80104. No late reservations and no refunds. Make a commitment! We’ll have options for vegans and vegetarians. Note that on your check. If you need to pay by credit card, contact Alice at 303-521-8615 after Thanksgiving.


Sponsors of the Castle Rock Writers 

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Superstars Writers Seminar is February 6-9, 2019  in Colorado Springs

$100 discount for those on the CRW email list



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Looking ahead post-Conference:

Monthly Workshop: Monday, October 15, 2018

6:30 p.m. Philip S. Miller Library, 100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104

“Spatial and Chronological Writing Meet Sensory Input!”

led by Kenneth Lippincott, educator and author

This workshop focuses on the use of spatial and chronological writing techniques to craft a scene, so the reader may see, hear, taste, touch, and small the setting and experience the mood the author desires to create. Participants will practice techniques to move from the tangible to the intangible.