Writers in the Grove has been invited to be a part of the Forest Grove United Methodist Church’s Cultural Events Series with our Wintersong annual reading. The event is Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 10:30AM to about noon.
The location is:
Forest Grove United Methodist Church
1726 Cedar Street
Forest Grove, Oregon
The event is open to all ages. It is free to enter and attend.
Wintersong is one of two annual readings presented by Writers in the Grove. Wintersong happens in January, and Lend an Ear is in July. It features local writers reading their works.
The event’s guest moderator will be Ron Field, keeping the show flowing smoothly.
If you would like to join us and share one or more of your written pieces, you must have your submission entry mailed in and postmarked by December 15, 2016. Submissions are limited to one or more pieces of prose, poetry, or songs that can be read out loud within four minutes. Entries must be original, written by the applicant, and must not infringe any copyright or other proprietary rights.
Entries will be selected on the basis of originality, writing style, and quality of the work. Decisions of the Selection Committee are final.
All genres are welcome, subject to the following filter: This is a family-friendly event. Submissions must reflect content suitable for a mixed-age audience. Content and submissions deemed inappropriate will not be considered.
If your entry is chosen, you will be notified no later than January 8, 2017, and you will read your entry at the event on January 21, 2017.
For the submission guidelines and entry form, please download the form (PDF). There is no entry fee for submission.