HUGE NEWS! GRANT WINNER ALERT!

Gertrude’s Writing Room is a grant winner! We have received a $5,000.00 grant from the Windsor Essex Small Business Centre’s Starter Company Plus program. The Starter Company Plus is an Ontario government program facilitated by local Small Business Enterprise Centres to provide entrepreneurs with the resources and knowledge they need to start, purchase or grow…

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WINTER SESSION WORKSHOPS & CLASSES ANNOUNCED!

WINTER SESSION 2020 ANNOUNCED! As we slide into the end of 2019, we look forward to the rest, relaxation and really, really fun times with family and friends in December. When you’re taking some time to think a bit into the future, have a look at our winter session offerings. We hope that there’s something…

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Bookish Gift Workshop – A Crafty Success!

Our Bookish Gifts Workshop was a grand success! A group of crafty writers gathered to create gifts for those bookish types and literary lovers in their lives. From word jars for prompts to make-your-own-books to clever aprons, we wowed each other with our creations. The three hours zoomed by and we all agreed that crafts…

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SUBMISSION CALL! INAUGURAL CHAPBOOK 2020

Gertrude’s Writing Room is proud to present our first annual submission call for our inaugural chapbook. Each year we will be putting out a submission call for all the writers who have participated in a workshop, class or editing session at Gertrude’s Writing Room. If that’s YOU, please read the submission guidelines and be sure…

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NaNoWriMo Write-Ins! Come To GWR and Write!

Gertrude’s Writing Room will be open for writers participating in National Novel Writing Month (and writers who want to try on a new, cool place to write!) on the following dates at the following times! This is a drop-in-and-write gathering. No signing up necessary. We have room for 8-10 writers. Will you be one of…

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