Mystery writer Terry Shames will speak at the May 12 meeting of Writers Forum in Redding on changes in the publishing industry, how writers can do their own public relations, and how various organizations can help with this. The meeting will open with Ms. Shames presenting a $1,000 grant check to the Shasta College Library. The library grant is awarded as part of the national Sisters in Crime organization’s “We Love Libraries” program. Ms. Shames is Program Coordinator for the northern California chapter of Sisters in Crime headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Writers Forum, a nonprofit organization founded in 1983, is dedicated to promoting writing as an art and as a profession and to supporting and inspiring writers from all over far northern California.
The public is welcome to attend. For further details or directions to the location, call 547-5303, or visit www.reddingwritersforum.com
When: Saturday, May 12, 2012, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Meetings are held in the Memorial Hall of All Saints Episcopal Church, 2150 Benton Drive, Redding. The church is located at the corner of Benton Drive and Quartz Hill Road.
-from press release