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: Ice Cream Social, Sunday, May 7, 1:30 pm at Page-Walker Arts & History Center in Cary
Mystery fan? Come and celebrate 30 Years of great mysteries with the Sisters in Crime of the Triangle area, at our Ice Cream Social.
Meet local authors, find new books, hang out with fellow authors, and of course, enjoy ice cream just the way you like it, with all the toppings! We'll have books available for purchase, door prizes, and more! Let's celebrate 30 years of great mystery fiction! Admission is free; tickets for ice cream are $7 for Adults, $5 Ages 4 - 12; children 3 and under are free.
UPCOMING PROGRAMS, all at Durham South Regional Library unless otherwise noted.
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.
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.
October - writing craft workshop. Details TBD.
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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Malice Domestic will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Bethesda, MA from April 28 - 30, 2017.
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