The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis. You can bring your coffee or other drink with you, and the group is scheduled to be done by 7:45. Up for discussion: 1) Wherefore Writers Night Out? The group will ask participants to start thinking about our regular meetings and what, where, how you’d like them to develop. Is the day, time and place OK, or do you have other ideas? What programs, speakers or activities would you like to see? Come prepared to share your thoughts with the rest of the group. 2) National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) – is coming up in November. If you have a novel that has been percolating in your head for some time, here is the motivating event to get it down. Those interested should log into http://nanowrimo.org and sign up so you are ready to get to work on Nov. 1. Participants can go around the table and give brief outlines of their projected work.

The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis.

Continue reading The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis. You can bring your coffee or other drink with you, and the group is scheduled to be done by 7:45. Up for discussion: 1) Wherefore Writers Night Out? The group will ask participants to start thinking about our regular meetings and what, where, how you’d like them to develop. Is the day, time and place OK, or do you have other ideas? What programs, speakers or activities would you like to see? Come prepared to share your thoughts with the rest of the group. 2) National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) – is coming up in November. If you have a novel that has been percolating in your head for some time, here is the motivating event to get it down. Those interested should log into http://nanowrimo.org and sign up so you are ready to get to work on Nov. 1. Participants can go around the table and give brief outlines of their projected work.

The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis. You can bring your coffee or other drink with you, and the group is scheduled to be done by 7:45. Up for discussion: 1) Wherefore Writers Night Out? The group will ask participants to start thinking about our regular meetings and what, where, how you’d like them to develop. Is the day, time and place OK, or do you have other ideas? What programs, speakers or activities would you like to see? Come prepared to share your thoughts with the rest of the group. 2) National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) – is coming up in November. If you have a novel that has been percolating in your head for some time, here is the motivating event to get it down. Those interested should log into http://nanowrimo.org and sign up so you are ready to get to work on Nov. 1. Participants can go around the table and give brief outlines of their projected work.

The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis.

Continue reading The North Carolina Writers Network Charlotte Metro North Writers Night Out meeting will be held 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28 at the Kannapolis Branch Library, 850 Mountain St, Kannapolis. You can bring your coffee or other drink with you, and the group is scheduled to be done by 7:45. Up for discussion: 1) Wherefore Writers Night Out? The group will ask participants to start thinking about our regular meetings and what, where, how you’d like them to develop. Is the day, time and place OK, or do you have other ideas? What programs, speakers or activities would you like to see? Come prepared to share your thoughts with the rest of the group. 2) National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) – is coming up in November. If you have a novel that has been percolating in your head for some time, here is the motivating event to get it down. Those interested should log into http://nanowrimo.org and sign up so you are ready to get to work on Nov. 1. Participants can go around the table and give brief outlines of their projected work.

ConCarolinas returns to Concord with Guinness World record champion of sci-fi characters

“Star Trek” fans may never recognize Bill Blair but there’s a real good chance they’ve caught one of his numerous performances. In May 2011, Blair was listed as the Guinness World record holder in the category ‘most special effect make-up characters portrayed in a career’ portraying more than 200 characters.

Continue reading ConCarolinas returns to Concord with Guinness World record champion of sci-fi characters

Come on out to the Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24 on West Avenue in downtown Kannapolis and enjoy vendors dressed up and passing out candy in anticipation of Halloween! We are asking all vendors to dress up and have candy at their booths for a street festival candy crawl for kids. We are also encouraging patrons to come out in costume! halloween Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival brings arts and culture to downtown Kannapolis all along West Avenue with dancers, musicians, painters, authors, pottery makers, craft makers, poets, clowns, jugglers artists and more in a fun, family friendly street festival. The festival is FREE to the public and is free for artists/performers to set up at but the must register at mknox@modernfilmzine.com for a space to receive their confirmation number to set up. Also, for this Kaleidoscope festival we want EVERYONE to dress up in COSTUME and make sure to bring CANDY because we want to celebrate Halloween early with a costumed candy crawl

Come on out to the Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24 on West Avenue in downtown Kannapolis and enjoy vendors dressed up and passing out candy in anticipation of Halloween! We are asking all vendors to dress up and have candy at their booths for a street festival candy crawl for kids. We are also encouraging patrons to come out in costume!

Continue reading Come on out to the Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24 on West Avenue in downtown Kannapolis and enjoy vendors dressed up and passing out candy in anticipation of Halloween! We are asking all vendors to dress up and have candy at their booths for a street festival candy crawl for kids. We are also encouraging patrons to come out in costume! halloween Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival brings arts and culture to downtown Kannapolis all along West Avenue with dancers, musicians, painters, authors, pottery makers, craft makers, poets, clowns, jugglers artists and more in a fun, family friendly street festival. The festival is FREE to the public and is free for artists/performers to set up at but the must register at mknox@modernfilmzine.com for a space to receive their confirmation number to set up. Also, for this Kaleidoscope festival we want EVERYONE to dress up in COSTUME and make sure to bring CANDY because we want to celebrate Halloween early with a costumed candy crawl