Join us Saturday, February 28, 2015 for our Winter One-Day Conference!
“Faith Is the Victory”
Oregon Christian Writers Winter One-Day Conference
Chemeketa Community College, 4000 Lancaster Dr. NE, Salem OR 97305
(Directions at bottom of page)
Saturday, February 28, 2015 ~ 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
“Then Peter called to him, ‘Lord, if it’s really you, tell me to come to you, walking on the water’.” Matthew 14:28 (NLT)
|8:30–9:00||Registration, Continental Breakfast, Bookstore
Musical Prelude: Bob Williams
|9:00–9:40||Welcome and Introductions: President Maxine Marsolini
Devotions: Maxine Marsolini
|9:40–10:30||General Session I: Bill Giovannetti, “You Can Walk on Water”|
|10:30–10:50||Morning Break: Refreshments and time to visit the bookstore|
|10:50–11:40||General Session II: Bill Giovannetti, “Faith Is the Victory”|
|11:40–12:30||OCW Business Meeting: Recognition of new members, writing accomplishments, and introduction of workshop teachers|
|12:35–1:35||Lunch ($12): Boxed lunch (made-to-order sandwich, chips, water, cookie, and fruit) – must be reserved by February 21|
|1:45–2:45||Workshops—Session 1 (Choose One)|
|A. “The Thing in the Bushes” – Bill Giovannetti (nonfiction)|
|B. “Managing Success with Periodicals” – Lynn Hare (articles, etc.)|
|C. “Self-Publishing – Pros and Cons” – John Avery (self-publishing)|
|D. “Poetry as Prayer” – Colette Tennant (poetry)|
|2:45–3:00||Break—Bookstore will be open.|
|3:00–4:00||Workshops—Session 2 (Choose One)|
|E. “Firing Cupid’s Arrows” – Bill Giovannetti (nonfiction)|
|F. “How to Present a Dynamic Workshop” – Tracie Heskett (all genres)|
|G. “Creating Your Spiritual Legacy” – Julie Zander (memoir)|
|H. “Facebook Intensive for Authors” —Nichole Miller (social media)|
|4:00-4:30||Dessert Autograph Party and Photo Session with keynoter and workshop teachers; authors will be available to sign their books.|
|All workshops are suitable for all writers—beginner to advanced.|
Major changes to the schedule will be posted on the OCW website.
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The Prayer Room will be open all day.
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Directions can be found HERE