Events around Pendle Hill

Elizabeth and Hayley Live at a Library

Elizabeth and Hayley Live at a Library

Thursday 7:00pm (26 April)
The Helen Kate Furness Free Library, Wallingford

39th Annual Media Five Mile Race
Fitness

39th Annual Media Five Mile Race

Friday 7:00pm (15 June)
Visit Media, PA, Media

11th Annual Dining Under the Stars
Food

11th Annual Dining Under the Stars

Wednesday 5:00pm (02 May)
Visit Media, PA, Media

Mother's Day Brunch at Springfield Country Club
Food

Mother's Day Brunch at Springfield Country Club

Sunday 9:30am (13 May)
Springfield Country Club, Springfield Township, Delaware County

Brandywine Valley Craft Brewers' Festival
Festival

Brandywine Valley Craft Brewers' Festival

Saturday 1:00pm (19 May)
Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant, Media

Bickel brothers at Sligo Media, PA

Bickel brothers at Sligo Media, PA

Saturday 9:00pm (28 April)
Sligo Media, Media

Certified Wound Therapist

Certified Wound Therapist

Friday 8:00am (11 May)
Widener University, Chester

PMC Lunch

PMC Lunch

Wednesday 10:30am (09 May)
Widener University, Chester


1st Annual Writing Conference: Brave New Words

1st Annual Writing Conference: Brave New Words


When?

Start time: Friday 1:00pm (20 April)
End time: Sunday 6:00pm (22 April)

Where?

Pendle Hill
338 Plush Mill Rd, Wallingford

About

Surrounded by the beauty and solitude of Pendle Hill in full bloom, come create your own brave new words.

Each 3-hr session of our unique format allows participants to learn, question, experiment, and process.

Friday, April 20
Keynote: Beth Kephart

Saturday, April 21
Choose a morning breakout session:
Story Sparks and Outlining Techniques (Instructor: Robyn Groth)
Melding the Personal and the Universal (Instructor: Nancy Kotkin)
Choose an afternoon breakout session:
Dialogue and Sub-text (Instructor: Hadley Witcher)
Story Arc in Nonfiction (Instructor: Nancy Kotkin)
All: Goal-setting and Accountability for Brave Writers (Instructor: Nancy Kotkin)

Sunday, April 22
Choose a morning breakout session:
Characterization Through Cumulative Sentences (Instructor: Robyn Groth)
The Importance of Writing about Place (Instructor: Joan Caska)
Choose an afternoon breakout session:
Using Imagery and Figurative Language (Instructor: Joan Caska)
"Thingyness" in Nonfiction (Instructor: Maria Cefaratti)
All: Submission Strategies for Brave Writers (Instructor: Randall Brown)

Price: $375 (includes all cafeteria-style meals and snacks)
Attend Sat, April 21 only: $150 (includes lunch and snacks)
Attend Sun, April 22 only: $150 (includes lunch and snacks)
Simple overnight accommodations available on the Pendle Hill campus for $90 per night.

Pre-conference Workshops
Friday, April 20 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM
$75 per person (whether or not attending full conference)
Two choices:
Contract Literacy for Brave Writers (Instructor: Sarah Yake)
Story Structures (Instructor: Nancy Kotkin)

For more information, or to register,
message Nancy Kotkin here on Facebook
or email bnw.writingconference@gmail.com.