sierra writers logoSierra Writers supports writers of all genres in Nevada County. Organized in 1982, we continue to offer a variety of prominent speakers and open reads. Members are encouraged to participate in fiction and non-fiction critique groups.

Our first Sierra Writers Conference was held in conjunction with Sierra College in January of 2016. Our second conference will be held on January 21, 2017 (registration will begin on November 1, 2016). Watch for announcements and details under the Events tab.

Sierra Writers will again sponsor a Young Writers Competition, for both Middle and High School students, details in the page for Young Writers Competition 2017 under the Events Tab.

Our monthly meetings will resume on September 14 with an open read see more details under Events.

Catherine Bramkamp will present regarding Scrivener (a writing tool) and social media on October 12.

Lynette Vrooman will speak about voice and point of view on November 9.

Amy Rutten will lead the Open Read at the meeting on December 14.

All our meetings are held on Wednesday evenings at 6.30 p.m. (and end at 8 p.m.) at the Community Room of the Helling Library. Again, look for details under the Events tab.

Come join us!

We invite you also to visit our Facebook page for copies of these and other (e.g., classes, conferences, competitions) announcements; please do leave comments there.