Local events

“Open The Door To Your Creative Writing”

Sept. 20, 7 a.m.-until the cruise at 6 p.m. (pre-registration required for cruise.
Sept. 21, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. banquet.
The Idaho Writers League Conference annual event is being hosted by the Sandpoint Chapter. This two-day conference contains speakers and workshops for writers of all skill levels and an advance registration cruise on Lake Pend Oreille. Speakers include Sandy Compton, Dianna Winget, Bonnie Paulson, Tom Cronin, Tom Reppert, Michel Lee King, Christine Holbert, Barbara Rostad and Jim Payne. Topics include self-publishing, poetry, criminal profiling and behavior analysis, critiques and entertainment by Rob Kincaid and Amy Craven. Several publishers will be in attendance. Visit the Idaho Writers League website at idahowritersleague.com for details. You need not be a member to attend. The cruise is a separate cost of $25.