August 11, 2018, RWA Conference Recap and TARA’s New Book Library

Morning Session: RWA Conference Recap

In July, several members of Tampa Area Romance Authors attended the 2018 Romance Writers of America Conference held in Denver Colorado. Join us as a panel of TARA members discuss the 3-day event which featured nationally recognized speakers, special events, and over 100 career-focused workshops. Some of the topics the panel will cover are:

  • Education and Information for authors
  • Networking with fellow writers
  • Interaction with editors, agents, publishers, booksellers and other romance industry professionals
  • Readers For Life” Literacy Autographing event
  • 37th annual RITA and Golden Heart Awards Ceremony
  • Featured speakers

Meeting location: TAMPA GOLDEN CORRAL, 6942 West Hillsborough Avenue, Tampa, FL.

Free to members and guests. No registration is required.

Morning Session: Business Items

Members can ask questions concerning the business aspects of TARA.

Connie H. Taxdal

Afternoon Session: TARA's New Book Library System

Kristi Lewandowski

Kristi is TARA’s newly appointed Book Librarian. She’s been working hard to cull outdated books and provide updated ones. Kristi will explain the new library system she has built to make the TARA library more efficient.