Events and Classes

Brainerd Writers Alliance Presents
monthly author talks for readers and writers.
Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

No author talks in November and December.

December 15 – Brainerd Writers Alliance Monthly Meeting, 10am-1pm
Writing prompt
led by Bev Abear: “Christmas Writing Prompt”
Sage on Laurel, 606 Laurel Street, Brainerd, MN 56401*
(*This is our annual Christmas party meeting. Please note it is NOT held at the Brainerd Public Library.)


Other area events of interest to writers and readers.


November 29–NaNoWriMo Writing Session, 5pm-7:30pm
A time for participants in the National Novel Writing Month (wrimos) to get serious about completing their 50,000 word novel in a dedicated work space.
Learn more at:
Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. 5th Street, Brainerd, MN

December 8–Book Ends Second Saturdays Author Talks, 11 am
Nicole Helget
author of The Summer of Ordinary Ways, The Turtle Catcher, Horse Camp, Stillwater, Wonder at the Edge of the World and The End of the Wild
The Uptown, 224 Jefferson St. S., Wadena, MN