Each month we have a program on a specific topic. Sometimes we have speakers; other times chapter members present programs, and occastionally we do field trips. The topic and the location is announced prior to the meeting date.
Unless otherwise announced the schedule is as follows: (3rd Saturday of the month)
10:00 AM - Chapter Business Meeting
11:00 AM - Critique
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Program (See listing below)
1:00 PM - Optional lunch at nearby restaurant for those who choose to go.
Jan - The Elements of Writing a Synopsis
Feb - It's a Jungle Out There! Learn the Mindset to Not Only Survive but Thrive in the Writing Business
March - Writing Contests: Challenges!
April - Essential Survival - Fire!
May - Blazing a Trail or Finding a Path
June - Road Blocks and Writer's Block
July - Boundary Waters
August - Tribes: Getting the Most from Your Writers Groups
Sept - Montezuma All-Iowa Author's Conference - No Regular Meeting
Oct - Sharks, Snakes, and Staying Alive
November 2 - David Corbett The Art of Character Workshop
Nov - Extreme Survival - The New World of Publishing!
Dec - Annual Awards Event - No Regular Meeting