SCOTTSDALE SOCIETY OF WOMEN WRITERS
Welcomes Hayley Rose
Award Winning Children’s Book Author
WHAT: Monthly Speaker/Dinner Meeting
Camaraderie for writers and speaker/member book signings
WHEN: WED June 29th at 5:30-7:30 pm
WHERE: Franciscan Renewal Center
5802 E. Lincoln Drive, Scottsdale
Piper Hall, Serra Room (see directions below)
HOW: Please – RSVP now to Patricia L. Brooks, president/founder
Cell 480-250-5556 or [email protected]
WHY: The Scottsdale Society of Women Writers gives members access to events of interest, a format for exchanging ideas, an opportunity to network with other women writers and authors, an alliance with businesses relating to writing and publishing, and camaraderie and support.
SPEAKER: Hayley Rose – award winning children’s book author
Hayley Rose is a #1 best-selling, award-winning author, dedicated to bringing fun, educational and inspiring books to kids through her brand Books by Hayley Rose.
In 2012 Hayley was selected as one of “The Top 50 Writers You Should Be Reading” by the AuthorsShow.com. Hayley’s children’s books have won numerous literary awards, including the prestigious Mom’s Choice Awards®, KART Kids Book List Award®, Creative Child Magazine’s Preferred Choice® and five Reader’s Favorite International Book Awards®, an honor she shares alongside actor Jim Carrey and author Sheri Fink.
Expand your presence and get noticed! Are you about to publish your book? Join Hayley as she shares her secrets to becoming a #1 best-selling, award-winning author, discussing everything from Amazon category listings, Goodreads giveaways to school visits and more. “It’s not a competition, it’s a community.”
Website: www.hayleyrose.com Hayley Rose
Multi-Award-Winning & Best-Selling Amazon Author
Fifo the Bear book series and The Do’s and Don’ts have been honored by:
Readers Favorite Awards, Mom’s Choice Awards,
Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, USA Best Book Awards
National Indie Excellence Awards, Kids Kart Foundation Selection
International Book Awards & Creative Child Magazine’s Creative Child Awards
See notes below for dinner fees, meeting format and location directions. Thank you.
BUFFET MENU: Deli Tray (meats), Cheeses, Bread/Butter, Garden Salad, Pasta Salad, Vegetable Salad, Fruit Display, Dessert, Coffee, Tea, Tax and Gratuity. Self Service.
PRICES: $25 for members and $30 guests. Cash or check at the door.
RSVP Please RSVP by Friday, prior to the meeting. The FRC needs to order food and I must give an estimate to the FRC at that time, and a guarantee by Sunday! That is the deadline for an RSVP – Sunday morning at the latest!
CANCELLATION: If you do not attend the meeting, and do not cancel before noon on Sunday, you will be billed for the dinner. Thank you for your understanding of the situation with the new host and my contract with the FRC
CHECKS or cash: Please make your check payable to (SSWW) Scottsdale Society of Women Writers prior to coming to the meeting to save time at the check-in. Thank you.
CHECK-IN: Please check-in between 5:00 and 5:30 to begin the buffet that is available at 5:15. The meeting starts promptly at 6:00. All those attending the meeting must pay for the dinner/room/speaker – cost noted above. Pick up your name badge up at the front table and ENJOY a wonderful night!
AGENDA: The agendas will be on the dinner table – always a lot of wonderful information for you – including the schedule of upcoming meeting speakers.
DIRECTIONS: From the 101 freeway exit McDonald to Scottsdale Road (go north to Lincoln) or exit from the 101 on Indian Bend to Scottsdale Road (go south to Lincoln) then west to the FCR. There is construction at the FCR, take a LEFT follow the arrows and circle around to the back right. Piper Hall is straight to the back, to the left or west of the church. You can also enter to the right and park to the east of the church, a longer walk. Note – additional lighting has been added, along with more signage. We are in the Serra Room/Piper Hall.
Goals of the Group
- Value all the professional women writers seeking to share their expertise
- Honor all genres and all forms of professional writing
- Attend monthly meetings to move the group and its members forward
- Learn and share in the experiences of monthly professional speakers
- Grow the group to a membership of active and contributing women
- Encourage participation by members as presenters, mentors, judges and volunteers
- Support and challenge each other to always be writing
- Help members to stretch as writers and reach lofty personal goals
- Have fun, meet trustworthy women writers, share dreams