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Report on September 14, 2017 meeting

We had another good Interior Authors Group meeting last Thursday, September 14. Eleanor Hancock’s presentation focused on books she discovered in Scotland. It was entertaining and informative. Several other members spoke about authors and books they enjoy and recommend. New member Stephanie Marks spoke about her books and recent USA Today success. Info about her …

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Agenda for meeting September 14, 2017

Here from vice President Shirley Dodding is the agenda for the September 14, 2017 IAG meeting. Note there’ll be an opportunity, as time permits, to introduce book/s you’ve enjoyed [fiction or non-fiction].                                                       I.A.G MEETING FOR SEPTEMBER 14TH 2017 MEETING START TIME:  6:30 CALL TO ORDER @ _____ MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING HELD ON …

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IAG Meeting Sept 14, 2017

Next Interior Authors Group meeting is Thursday September 14, 2017 at 6:30 PM at Chartwell Ridgepointe. Member Eleanor Hancock will give a presentation on books she discovered during her recent European holiday. Attendees are encouraged to bring along a favourite book or books. As time permits they’ll have an opportunity to show them to the …

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IAGers McNeil & Dozlaw in The Connector

Kamloops writer and Interior Authors Group member Rita Joan Dozlaw is on page 29 of The Connector for September 2017, which came out today. So is Savona writer and Interior Authors Group member Jacquie McNeil. Both are winners of 2017 Dr. Robert and Elma Schemenauer Writing Awards.

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IAG member Rita Dozlaw in The Echo

Nice to see this in The Echo, one of our community newspapers here in Kamloops. Congrats, Rita. Keep writing.

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Article about award-winner Jacquie McNeil

This article about IAG member Jacquie McNeil appeared in The Ashcroft-Cache Creek Journal August 15, 2017. Congratulations, Jacquie!   Local author wins writing award   Jacquie McNeil of Savona won the award for “Best Writing With a Kamloops and Area Theme” in this year’s Dr. Robert and Elma Schemenauer Writing Awards, sponsored by the Interior …

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IAG & winning authors in the newspaper

In Kamloops This Week: the Interior Authors Group & local award-winners Jacquie McNeil & Rita Dozlaw https://www.kamloopsthisweek.com/local-writers-win-awards/ . Congrats.

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Summer Social & Writing Awards

Winners of the 2017 Dr. Robert & Elma Schemenauer Writing Awards were announced at the Interior Authors Group summer social held July 22. Congratulations to Jacquie McNeil of Savona and Rita Joan Dozlaw of Kamloops. To see their smiling faces & read their winning entries, please visit http://elmams.wixsite.com/awards/2017-winners .  

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Homework for Meeting on Thursday June 8, 2017

The following message is from Hugh Burton, who has kindly agreed to do a presentation at the Thursday June 8 IAG meeting. Thanks, Hugh. The presentation for the June meeting is a look at the writing of detective fiction at which I will be: providing a brief look at the evolution of the genre. Using …

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Minutes for May 11, 2017 Meeting

INTERIOR AUTHORS GROUP Minutes for May 11, 2017   Meeting came to order at 6:40 pm. No minutes from the previous meeting available. No treasurer’s report. Business: Discussion of possible anthology project for next fall. Hugh talked about what is required of a committee and volunteered to participate in the committee that is being formed. …

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