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See specific date for meeting agenda, time and location. Meeting attendees are invited to eat lunch at a nearby restaurant after the meeting.

January 16, 2016

General Meeting time starts at 10:15 a.m.
~Chapter Business~
Presented by Annie Whittaker
~Wired for Story~
Presented by Lisa Rampton
Location: Kaysville Library
215 N Fairfield Rd, Kaysville, UT 84037

February 20, 2016

General Session begins at 10:15 a.m.
~Ten Essential Elements of Every Great Story, from RWA conference~
Presented by Jennifer Beckstrand
Location: Bountiful Library
725 S Main St.,Bountiful, UT 84010

March 19, 2016

~Author Branding and Marketing~
Presented by Kristen Lamb
All attendee must Register Here.Non-URWA Members may attend for a $5.00 fee. URWA members may attend for Free.
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. All attendees are welcome to remain for a tour of the Temple and join us for lunch, (not included in fee), after the presentation.
Location: The Masonic Temple
650 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, Ut
The entrance is at the rear where FREE parking is located and is accessible from 600 east or 700 east (south bound).

April 16, 2016

~All-Day Writing Retreat ~
Join us for an all day writing retreat! Please register here.
From 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
To be held in conference room at the CHAD HUSBAND CONSTRUCTION, INC. Business Offices
875 South Chestnut Street
Salt Lake City
Bring your laptop or tablet and potluck dish to share for the lunch break.

May 21, 2016

~Internal and External Characterization~
Presented by Josi Kilpack
Time: 10:30-12:30
Location: Bountiful Library
725 S Main St., Bountiful, UT 84010

June 18, 2016

~A Presentation by John Brown~
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: Centerville Library
45 S. 400 W.
Centerville, UT

July 16, 2016

~Critique and Potluck Lunch~
Hosted by Alysia Ricks at her house.
Time: 11:00 a.m.
Location: 2392 E 2050 N, Layton, UT
Please bring 4 copies of 5 pages to critique and a potluck item to share.

August 20, 2016

~Combined PRO/PAN Session & Recap of RWA National Conference~
Location: Whitmore Library
2197 Fort Union Blvd, Salt Lake City, UT 84121

September 17, 2016

~Author Panel~
Our guest panel members are authors who have experience on both sides of the publishing coin. Join us for a panel discussion on the tips, tricks and lessons learned thus far on the bumpy roads of the author journey.
Presenting Authors: Kerrigan Byrne, Elana Johnson, Victoria Dahl
Time: 10:30 am - 12:45 pm
Location: Farmington Library
133 South Main Street
Farmington, UT 84025

October 7-8, 2016

~URWA Heart of the West Conference and Readers Luncheon~
Click Here for Conference Details and Click here for Readers Luncheon Details.
At the Davis Conference Center
1651 North 700 West, Layton, Utah 84041

November 19, 2016

~Enchanting Your Readers~ Presented by David Farland
Register Here.
Click here for more information about the event.
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Thanksgiving Point - Utah Room
3003 Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, UT 84043

December 3, 2016

~Holiday Luncheon~
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Cafe Sabor
200 S. Main St., Layton,UT. 84071
You can take the Frontrunner train.
If you wish to participate in the gift exchange, bring a "writerly" gift under $10 to the luncheon.

last updated 11/15/16