A CHAPTER OF THE Virginia writers club, inc.

REGISTER at www.virginiawritersclub.org

Photo by Louise M. Mitchell

Serving writers in the cities of Charlottesville, Staunton, Lexington, and Waynesboro;

and the counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, and Orange.

Upcoming Meetings


For 2016, our emphasis has been on providing a consistent opportunity for supporting each others' work via monthly critique sessions. We plan to also offer a few special event dates featuring a workshop or guest speaker*. Members who would like to participate in a critique session are asked to sign up BEFORE submission deadlines via the CONTACT PAGE to receive critique and submission guidelines. Facilitators: Linda M. Layne and Louise Mitchell

     Here are dates and deadlines for the remainder of our 2016 critique sessions:

  • JULY 22 (Submission Deadline - EXTENDED TO JULY 10) 
  • AUGUST 19 (Submission Deadline AUGUST 5) 
  • SEPTEMBER 16 (Submission Deadline SEPTEMBER 2)
  • OCTOBER 21 (Submission Deadline OCTOBER 7) 
  • NOVEMBER 18 (Submission Deadline NOVEMBER 4) 
  • DECEMBER 16 (Submission Deadline DECEMBER 2)

LOCATION:  Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, Conference Room, 145 Ednam Place, Charlottesville, VA. DIRECTIONS: Turn into the Boars Head complex off Route 250 and take the FIRST LEFT into the VFH parking lot. Access the downstairs Conference Room from the grassy area  on the left, third door on the right.

* If you are interested in presenting a writing-related workshop to our members, please send your pitch (topic, bio, list of previous events, etc.) via our CONTACT page.