A little late, but here is a list of writers' conferences coming up in June:
June: Southern Christian Writers Conference; Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Contact: Joanne Sloan, P.O. Box 1106, Northport AL 35473; 205-333-8603; fax 205-339-4528; SCWCworkshop@bellsouth.net.
June: Dayton Christian Writers Guild Conference; Englewood, Ohio. Contact: Tina V. Toles, P.O. Box 251, Englewood OH 45322-2227; 937-836-6600; cell: 937-371-6083; Daytonwriters@ureach.com; www.daytonchristianwriters.com.
June 3-6: Write-to-Publish Conference; Wheaton, Illinois (Chicago area). Contact: Lin Johnson, 9118 W. Elmwood Dr. #1G, Niles IL 60714-5820; 847-296-3964;fax 847-296-0754; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.WriteToPublish.com. Offers a Freelance Career Track. Editors and agents in attendance.
June 5-6: East Texas Christian Writers Conference; Marshall, Texas. Contact: Dr. Jerry Hopkins, East Texas Baptist University, 1209 N. Grove St., Marshall TX 75670; 903-923-2283; fax 903-923-2077; jhopkins@ETBU.edu; www.ETBU.edu/news/CWC/default.htm.
June 6: American Christian Writers Conference; Indianapolis, Indiana. Contact: Reg Forder, P.O. Box 110390, Nashville TN 37222; 1-800-21-WRITE; ACWriters@aol.com; www.ACWriters.com.
June 10-13: Cedar Falls Christian Writers’ Workshop; Riverview Conference Center, Cedar Falls, Iowa. Contact: Jean Vaux, 1703 Sunnyside Dr., Cedar Falls IA 50613; 319-231-7444; fax 319-277-1721; Vauxcom@cfu.net; Speakers include: Dennis Hensley, Traci Groot, and Shelly Beach. Attendance limited to 35.
June 12-13: American Christian Writers Conference; Columbus, Ohio. Contact: Reg Forder, P.O. Box 110390, Nashville TN 37222; 1-800-21-WRITE; ACWriters@aol.com; www.ACWriters.com.
June 14-19: Wesleyan Writers Conference; Middletown, Connecticut. Contact: Anne Greene, 294 High St., Rm. 207, Middletown CT 06459; 860-685-3604; fax 860-685-2441; email@example.com; www.wesleyan.edu/writers. Includes an advanced track. Editors and agents in attendance.
June 15-21: Christians in Theatre Arts Annual Networking Conference; Orlando, Florida. Contact: Bryanne Barker, P.O. Box 26471, Greenville SC 29616; 864-679-1898; fax 864-679-1899; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.cita.org.
June 18-20: Write! Canada Writers Conference; Guelph, Ontario, Canada. Contact: Jane Twohey, 698A Highpoint Ave., Waterloo ON N2V 1G9, Canada; 519-886-4196; email@example.com; www.thewordguild.com. Editors/agents in attendance. Offers scholarships.
June 19-20: Kentucky Christian Writers Conference; Elizabethtown, Kentucky. Speaker: Terry Whalin. Info on Website: www.kychristianwriters.com.
June 22-27: St. Davids Christian Writers’ Conference; Grove City College, Grove City, Pennsylvania. Contact: Audrey Stallsmith, 87 Pines Rd. E., Hadley PA 16130-1019; 724-253-2738; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.stdavidswriters.com.
June 26-27: American Christian Writers Conference; Grand Rapids, Michigan. Contact: Reg Forder, P.O. Box 110390, Nashville TN 37222; 1-800-21-WRITE; ACWriters@aol.com; www.ACWriters.com.
June 26-28: She Speaks Conference, Concord, North Carolina. Contact: LeAnn Rice, Proverbs 31 Ministry, 616-G Matthews-Mint Hill Rd., Matthews NC 28105; 704-849-2270; fax 704-849-7267; office@Proverbs31.org; www.SheSpeaksConference.com. Offers a track for teens. Editors and agents in attendance.
* July 10-August 8: Act One: Writing for Hollywood; Hollywood, California. Contact: Chris Riley, 2690 N. Beachwood Dr., Hollywood CA 90068; 323-464-0815; fax 323-468-0315; email@example.com; www.ActOneprogram.com. Limited to 30; application required. No editors or agents in attendance. Because of the length of this program, I am announcing it early.