The purpose of RIRW is to promote excellence in women’s and popular fiction, to help writers become published and establish careers, and to provide continuing support for writers within the publishing industry.

We meet from September to June on the first Saturday of the month in the Hayden Center at the Cumberland Public Library in Cumberland, Rhode Island. (Due to holidays and/or activities at the library, the date or venue may change. Changes will be announced here.)

12:30 p.m. General Meeting

1:30 p.m. Workshop/Speaker

Visitors are welcome to attend.
(We would appreciate a $2.00 donation at the door.)

Visitors may attend up to two meetings before being required to join.

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Next Meeting: January 5, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: Our January meeting will be held in the Community Conference room on the 2nd floor of the library (vice our usual meeting rooms in the library Hayden Center).

Workshop details to be announced.

Speaker: Jamie Beck

National bestselling author Jamie Beck is a former attorney with a passion for inventing stories about love and redemption. Her realistic and heartwarming books have sold more than two million copies and earned her recognition as a Booksellers’ Best Award and National Readers’ Choice Award finalist.In addition to writing about romance, she also enjoys dancing around the kitchen while cooking and hitting the slopes in Vermont and Utah. Above all, she is a grateful wife and mother to a very patient, supportive family.

Remaining Meetings for this season:
February: No monthly meeting (Retreat February 1-3)
March 2
April 6
May 4
June 1