The Calgary Women’s Literary Club is over 110 years young and still active as a meeting place for women with a love of literature.
When and Where
We meet Tuesday afternoons in October and November, and again in March and April in the lower level of Calgary’s Memorial Park Library. Any and all guests are welcome to attend meetings. Starting at 1:30, we meet and mingle over refreshments. The meeting is called to order at 1:55 pm and adjourned at 3:00 pm. Some special events are held in other venues, noted on the Program.
Meetings and Annual Program
Each meeting includes a 30-35 minute presentation by members or guest speakers relating to the year’s literary theme, followed by a discussion. Themes over the years have included Calgary writers, Nobel Prize winners, historical fiction, mystery writers, authors from various countries, politics and science fiction (to name a few!). Look under the Program tab on the main menu for our current program.
A Journalist’s View
This article describes us very well and is posted with permission from The Calgary Herald.
Members and Prospective Members
We encourage all of our active members and anyone who is contemplating joining the Calgary Women’s Literary Club (and we hope you are legion), to read our Principles and Guidelines.