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Canadian Authors Association

Site: Niagara Branch

Contact Details
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Primary Contact Charlotte King, President; Phone: (Residence) 289-241-7193; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Charlie Schott, Membership Chair; Phone: 905-468-2942; Email:
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Mailing Address PO Box 1512 
4 Queen St 
St Catharines, ON L2R 3B0
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) An association of writers helping other writers in the art of composing and publishing their work. Recognition from their peers when their work is published and an awareness of the sensitivity of fellow writers about work under development is necessary to make the peer support system work. 
Provides a program at local libraries and other venues. The program offers to members: 
* Workshops for professional development 
* Networking opportunities for writers 
* Members only - writing and editing critique groups 
* Niagara Reads sessions at least twice per year 
* Opportunities for professional writers to meet and share career experiences 
* Guest speakers who are arranged based on the requests of members 
* Community gatherings to give writers venues for public readings of their work in Poetry and a genres of writing
Hours Visit website for information
Dates Branch all year; Program Sep-Jun
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Consult website for current membership fees
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Membership fees
Elections May
Meetings Visit website for a schedule of meetings
Service Categories Writing Instruction ~ Arts and Culture Occupations
Print Material Annual anthology - The Banister (Poetry) 
Annual anthology - Fifteen Stories High (Short Stories)

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