The Week Between

"Write-by-the-Sea “Ugh: I hate the internet (for writers)”


Thursday, July 4, 9-11 a.m. Instructor Arthur Slade.


Topic: Using social media without using up writing time. Open to published writers of any genre or level of experience.

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or by mailing your information to 


Read by the Sea (workshop), c/o River John Library,

PO Box 104,

River John, NS

B0K 1N0.  


Include your name and contact information, and a sentence or two about what you do and why you want to participate in the workshop. Place to be announced.



Heritage Story Walk

Thursday, July 4, 2019, 9:30 am.

Meet at the River John Heritage Museum, Highway 6, to join members of the River John & Area Historical Society for a guided tour of the river’s East Side. Hear the stories, share your own. Dress for walking and the weather. About two hours.

Family Story-Telling Campfire 

Thursday, July 4, 6:30 p.m. on the Caldera Patio,

65 River John Rd.

Bring your tall tales - and your amazing true stories - to share in the oral tradition. Bring a lawn chair, a light jacket (just in case), and family and friends to this relaxed event.


Writers’ Group Meet ‘n’ Greet


Friday, July 5, 3 pm at the River John Library

Drop in, schmooze the local writing scene with members of the Pictou County Writers Group. Stick around for an informal Open Mic session (details later – watch the website or Facebook page). Participate or just listen and cheer on your writer colleagues.



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