News and Events
Rochester Writers’ hosts The Freelance Marketplace Writers’ Group:
The group meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at the Rochester Hills Barnes & Noble Bookstore at 2800 S. Rochester Road (just north of M59). Different topics and guests each month*, however the main conversation is always about the Business of Writing (this is NOT a critique group). Free and Open to the Public. NEXT MEETING IS TUESDAY JULY 16.
- July 16
- August 20
- September 17
- October 15
- November 19
Poetry in the Park
The Rochester Poets’ Society hosts their annual event in the Rochester Municipal Park on Friday, July 19, at 7:00 p.m. at the Kiwanis Pavilion. Scheduled poets include James Ahearn, Rochester’s Poet Laureate. Open mic poetry will take place after scheduled readers on a first come basis.
Rochester Writers’ Appearances in the Community
Detroit Festival of Books at Eastern Market:
Sunday, July 21 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Shed 3.
5th Annual Local Author Book Sale & Signing at SterlingFest:
Saturday, July 27, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. outside the Sterling Heights Public Library.
Rochester Hills Public Library Shop Small Saturday:
Saturday, November 30, from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Author Sign-ups Now Open
Save the Date
12th Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference, October 19, at Oakland University for Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Business Elements for new writers, working journalists,and published authors. Registration to Open in late July.