The Henderson Libraries are offering a Marketing & Publishing program in the Conference Room of the Paseo Verde branch on May 20., from 2:00PM – 4:00PM.
Titled Advice & Insight for Writing & Publishing Success From Start to Finish, it will feature authors Roger DeBlanck and Jonathan Sturak as they share inspirational strategies and techniques to guide you through the writing process and the preparation of your manuscript.
They will also share their experiences about what to consider when choosing a publishing option for your book and what approaches have worked best to gain an audience and reach success as a writer.
Hit their website to register: Advice and Insight
We Are Called to Rise at Henderson Libraries
Paseo Verde Library hosts Las Vegas author Laura McBride
Laura McBride, Las Vegas author and English professor at the College of Southern Nevada, will speak about her debut book, “We Are Called to Rise,” at the Paseo Verde Library on Saturday, Nov. 14, at 10a.m.
McBride’s novel is the NV Reads selection for 2015, a Nevada Center for the Book program sponsored by the Nevada State Library & Archives. Inspired by real events in Nevada, McBride’s story is about a community and family and the clashing cultures in America.
McBride’s work was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, an ABA Indies Introduce Debut Authors pick, and the number one pick for IndieBound Indie Next List.
McBride will also sign copies of her book after the program. This program is free and open to the public.
For more information, visit www.mypubliclibrary.com or call 702-492-6581. This event is free and open to the public.
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Henderson Libraries currently offers four locations in Henderson, Nevada. In 2014, Henderson Libraries answered over 150,000 reference questions, checked out more than 1.6 million items, and offered 2,000 programs. Henderson Libraries is proud to continually offer a variety of print and electronic resources, leisure and educational programs, information services, special events, and opportunities for lifelong learning to the residents of Henderson and southern Nevada.
The Henderson Library District is hosting a creative writing and artwork contest. They will accept prose – fiction and non-fiction – and poetry. Making this contest unique: artwork is also a category.
It would be great to have our group make a showing. I’ve attached the submission guidelines (in PDF).
Henderson Library Contest Brochure