Welcome to the Triangle, North Carolina Chapter of Sisters In Crime
The mission of Sisters in Crime is to promote the ongoing advancement, recognition and professional development of women crime writers.
The Triangle Chapter meets nearly every month, on the second Saturday. Meetings start at 1:30 PM, at the Durham South Regional Library, 4505 S. Alston Avenue, Durham. Guests are welcome. Click HERE for Google map directions to the library.
Next Meeting: June 10, 2017 1:30 - 3 Newspaperman, community activist, and defense attorney Jeffrey Starkweather will share stories from his cases in federal and state courts.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS, all at Durham South Regional Library unless otherwise noted.
July 8, 2017 1:30 Author Carlie Sorosiak will read from her debut young adult novel, If Birds Fly Back, a light mystery dealing with disappearances, a runaway sister, a missing father and astrophysics. Carlie will talk about writing for the young adult market and finding an agent.
August 12, 2017 1:30 Members only. We'll meet at The Range in Oxford (5027 Hancock Rd.) for a firearms demonstration, safety talk, info about the sport of shooting and Q/A with firearms expert John Zaczek. (There will be a $10 per person fee.)
September 9, 2017 1:30 Dr. Aurelius Michelle, Deputy Chief Medical Examiner, UNC-CH will speak on forensics pathology.
September 30 Take Your Writing to the Next Level. All-day writing craft workshop featuring award-winning writer Art Taylor and SinC authors. Details TBD -- stay tuned!
November 11, 2017 1:30 Amy Benevento , published author and martial arts expert, will speak on crime video analysis and the work she does with NYPD.
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Margaret Maron will speak at Extraordinary Ventures in Chapel Hill on Thursday, May 4 from 2 - 4 p.m. All proceeds go to AAUW Scholarships.
Jess Lourey, Sisters in Crime member and member of SinC National Speakers Bureau, is hosting a vacation writing retreat in Greece, June 2017. Members of Sisters in Crime get a 10% discount. Click here for details.
Bookmarks Festival of Books & Authors will be Sept. 7 - 10 in Winston Salem, and Triangle SinC will have a booth. Contact Noelle Granger if you want to participate.