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I had a great time at Howell High School on Tuesday, when I gave a couple of my Fun with Fiction classes to 9th and 12th graders,

Here's what I have planned for the next couple of months: 

JUNE 1st (Sat) 11am GARDEN STATE SPECULATIVE FICTION WRITERS regular meeting
Old Bridge Library, 1 Old Bridge Plaza, Municipal Center, Old Bridge, NJ 08857

JUNE 8th (Sat) 7pm
SOLO – GETTING PUBLISHED: 10 Things Every Writer Should Know
Mercer County Library (Hopewell Branch), 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd, Pennington, NJ 08534

JUNE 15th (Sat) 11am-4pm Father’s Day event NOVEL IDEA Bookstore - Vineland
A Novel Idea, Chapter 2, 631 E. Landis Avenue, Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Store Tel: (856) 362-4887
Featuring: Kristin Battestella, Danielle Ackley McPhail; Artie Bennett; Jon Gibbs; Emily Guido; Laura Kaighn; Brian McKinley; Mike McPhail; Scott Mulraney; Christy Sloat and C. Jovan Williams

2013 JUNE 17th (Mon) 6:30pm SOLO: GETTING PUBLISHED: - Mistakes Most Writers Make (and how to avoid them)
Wall Library, 2700 Allaire Road, Wall Township, NJ 07719

2013 JUNE 18th (Tues) 7pm SOLO: Have Blog, Want Readers
Warren Township Library, 42 Mountain Blvd, Warren, NJ 07059

JUNE 19th (Weds) 4pm SOLO: PRINCETON RADIO - Talented People with Jeanne Murphy

2013 JUNE 22nd (SAT) 10am-noon MONMOUTH WRITERS – Featuring: Anthony Giordano
Howell Library, 318 Old Tavern Road, Howell, NJ 07731
                                                                       

2013 JUNE 29th (Sat) 1:30pm NJAN: Millville Public Library CHILDREN'S AUTHOR VISIT/PANEL Q&A
Millville Public Library, 210 Buck Street, Millville, NJ 08332
Featuring
: Kristin Battestella (moderator); Jon Gibbs; Laura Kaighn and C. Jovan Williams

2013 JULY 1st  (Mon) 10am SOLO - Kateri Day Camp - Book Club visit

Kateri Day Camp,
Morganville, NJ 07751 

2013 JULY 6th  (Sat) 2pm NJAN - ‘I’ve finished my first draft, now what?’
Bridgewater Public Library, 1 Vogt Drive, Bridgewater, NJ 08807   
Jon Gibbs (moderator); Danielle Ackley-McPhail; Emily Guido; Mike McPhail and Bill Patterson

2013 JULY 7th  (Sun) 2pm - 4pm The Paperback Exchange Bookstore - MEET THE AUTHORS
The Paperback Exchange Bookstore , 703½ Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar, NJ o7719 Tel: (732) 681 6829   
Featuring: P. A. Chawla; Jon Gibbs; Christy Sloat, and Katherine Polillo

2013 JULY 12-14 (Fri-Sun) SUMMER WRITER’S WORKSHOP
Georgian Court University, 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701

JULY 15th (Mon) 7pm SOLO: GETTING PUBLISHED: Mistakes Most Writers Make (and how to avoid them)
Pequannock Library, 477 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Pompton Plains, NJ 07444 

2013 JULY 20th (Sat) 2pm NJAN  - HOPEWELL LIBRARY – ‘I’ve finished my first draft, now what?’
Mercer County Library (Hopewell Branch), 245 Pennington-Titusville Rd, Pennington, NJ 08534
Jon Gibbs (moderator); Kristin Battestella  ; Alissa Grosso; Emily Guido; Sharon Trembley

2013 JULY 27th (SAT) 10am-noon MONMOUTH WRITERS – Featuring: Sharon Trembley
Howell Library, 318 Old Tavern Road, Howell, NJ 07731                                       


How about you?

What writerly events have you got lined up in the coming weeks and months?

Feel free to promote them in a comment below.


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msstacy13
May. 30th, 2013 06:02 pm (UTC)
At this point,
if I just write,
it will be something of an event.
jongibbs
May. 30th, 2013 06:09 pm (UTC)
Lol, sounds like someone needs to get offline ;)
p_m_cryan
May. 30th, 2013 07:16 pm (UTC)
And this is why my answer is "I don't KNOW!!!! He's so BUSY!!!!", whenever novelfriend asks me when you're coming back to do an event at our bookstore.

[grin]
jongibbs
May. 31st, 2013 10:36 am (UTC)
I'd love to visit again, Patty, but you're a loooooong way away :(
temporus
May. 30th, 2013 07:35 pm (UTC)
See you Saturday. Not sure yet if I'm staying after, my neice has a graduation party that afternoon.
jongibbs
May. 31st, 2013 10:37 am (UTC)
Bring her to the diner, she'll have much more fun ;)
sallymn
May. 30th, 2013 09:52 pm (UTC)
Reading about other people's mostly... there is not much in my quiet little corner of the world...
jongibbs
May. 31st, 2013 10:37 am (UTC)
All the more time for writing :)
pgiunta
Jun. 8th, 2013 05:26 pm (UTC)
Saturday, July 20 at 10AM: Brunch with an Author at the Bangor, PA Public Library. Sponsored by Friends of the Bangor Library. http://www.bangorlibrary.org/

Friday, August 2 - Sunday, August 4: Shore Leave 35. http://www.shore-leave.com. Writer guests include David Mark Weber, Keith RA DeCandido, Donna Galanti, Bob Greenberger, Peter David, Michael Jan Friedman, Aaron Rosenberg, Ann Crispin, Kelly Meding, Howie Weinstein, Steven H. Wilson, and Phil Giunta.

Actor guests include William Shatner, Brent Spiner, Saul Rubinek, Amanda Tapping, Teryl Rothery, Greg Evigan, and Julie Caitlin Brown.

And then I'm getting married in September so I haven't booked any writing-related appearances in the near future. I'll see what October brings.
jongibbs
Jun. 9th, 2013 11:09 am (UTC)
'And then I'm getting married in September so I haven't booked any writing-related appearances in the near future.'

Congratulations to you both! :)
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