Writing workshops offered to Awesome-Authors-to-be


(via the Ottawa Public Library)

The Ottawa Public Library’s 21st annual Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest is underway.  Writers between the ages of 9 and 17 must submit their work by February 15, 2016.


In order to help prepare participants to enter the contest, the following workshops will be offered:


For ages 9-12

January 22: Poetry (JC Sulzenko) – Beaverbrook

January 22: Short story (Catherine Austen) – Carlingwood

January 29: Poésie et nouvelles (Sylvie Frigon)  – North Gloucester


For ages 13-17

February 6: Poésie et nouvelles (Sylvie Frigon) – St-Laurent

February 13: Poetry and short story (Caroline Pignat) – Greenboro


Workshops are free to attend, but online registration is required.


For complete details, please visit the OPL website at www.BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca/AwesomeAuthors,call 613-580-2940 or email InfoService@BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca.

OttawaStart Staff



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