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Maroondah Writers and Readers Festival

By September 1, 20082 Comments

The 2008 Maroondah Writers and Readers Festival, a partnership event between Maroondah City Council and Eastern Regional Libraries, will be held between the 3rd and 5th of October. This year’s theme is crime writing and includes workshops, discussion forums and several prominent authors.

The event will be launched on Friday the 3rd of October at Wyreena Community Arts Centre. A number of workshops and forums discussing crime writing will be held on the Saturday and the Sunday. Other highlights include brunch with John Silvester, the writer of the Underbelly, on Sunday the 5th of October at Lakeside Cafe.

For booking details please www.erl.vic.gov.au/crimewriters/festival.htm

Alex Makin

Alex Makin

Alex Makin is a councillor for the Mullum Ward in the City of Maroondah. Alex has been a councillor since 2005, representing ratepayers, businesses, community groups and residents. I aim to continue making a difference and welcome any thoughts you may have in regard to life, community and business in Maroondah. Phone: (03) 9870 8202 or 0408 311 645 Email: alex@alexmakin.com.au