The mission of the Black Writers' Guild of Maryland, Inc. is to provide avenues
of support and networking to Maryland's African-American diverse writers.
Major programs and activities:
- Workshops that educate writers on the aspects of writing and publishing.
- Showcases to provide forums for writers to find their
voice through public presentations of their work.
- Mentoring to youth and adults who have an interest in finding their literary voice.
join us! Below are the meeting dates/locations for the remainder of 2016. We meet from 1 p.m to 3 p.m.
Saturday, June 4 - Enoch Pratt Library, 1531 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217
Saturday, September 17; Saturday, October 15; Saturday, November 19; Saturday,
December 17 - Enoch Pratt Library, 1303 Orleans Street, Baltimore, MD 21231
Meetings are free for current members. Annual membership
is $35.00. For all others, the donation is $5.00. Bring a friend!
Contact us at:
Non-member/supporter meeting donations are greatly appreciated and help support our mission!
Saturday, June 4, 2016 - BWG Town Hall Meeting. Come share your ideas for improving our
July and August, 2016: Summer Recess/no meetings.
Meetings resume in September.
Saturday, September 17, 2016: "Secrets
of Self-Publishing: Panel Discussion"
Friday-Sunday, September 23-25, 2016:
Baltimore Book Festival
Saturday, October 15, 2016: "Grants
and Grant Writing for Writers"
Saturday, November 19, 2016: "Conquering
the Grammar Goblins"
Saturday, December 17, 2016: "Marketing
and Social Media"