Burnaby Writers’ Society




A community-oriented group dedicated to mutual support and encouragement, with an emphasis on skill development and a professional approach to writing. Membership is open to anyone, anywhere, at any level of expertise, with an interest in writing. The BWS is committed to advancing the skills and careers of its membership. We offer a wide variety of programs which include our monthly ‘Spoken INK’ Reading Series, monthly and special workshops, a bi-monthly newsletter, and an annual writing contest.


Monthly Workshops @ the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts
Second Thursday of every month 7:30 – 10:00 pm (September through June)

Drop in visitors always welcome!

Membership Contact Information
Lara Varesi
Email: lvaresi@shaw.ca

For more information about the Burnaby Writers’ Society  check out their website:  http://burnabywritersnews.blogspot.ca/

Upcoming Events:
Spoken Ink Reading Series
Third Tuesday of every month (except July and August)

Open mic signup is at 7:30, for an 8:00pm start
La Fontana Caffe
101-3701 East Hastings, Burnaby