Whether you’re writing a memoir or simply enjoy reading them, join Rosaline Reisner, author of “Read On…Life Stories: Reading Lists for Every Taste”(ABC/CLIO) to hear about how the best memoirs are shaped. She will read and discuss several examples of novelistic techniques in memoirs, such as character development, climactic events and an ending with a satisfying resolution. Weds. Mar. 13th at 6:30 pm.
RSVP to receive Zoom link: southflorida@wnba-books.org

It’s Open Mic Night: Weds. May 11
at 6:00 pm!

Everyone is invited to our Open Mic Night at The Coffee District bar and coffee house at 325 NE 2nd Ave. in Delray Beach on May 11th at 6:00 pm. Current chapter members may read their work for 5 minutes. Be sure to renew your annual dues or join if you want to read. See the Membership page for information on how to do that. Everyone is invited to relax and listen to our talented members.


Mar. 13th: Local Author Fest 2022. Local published authors read their work, network and sell their books at the Delray Beach Public Library, from 2:00 – 4:30 pm.

Feb. 26, 2022: Never too late: Older women and new careers and projects. Broward County Library Tell Your Story day.

Jan. 19th, 2022 at 6:30 pm: Book and Author Podcasts Panel

Dec. 9th, 2021 at 6:30 pm: Holiday Celebration with singer Julius Sanna, plus a literary trivia contest

Nov. 10, 2021: Open Mic with students from FAU Creative Writing program

Oct. 6, 2021 America and the Holocaust: Author talk and joint program with Delray Beach Public Library. Exhibit sponsored by the Nat’l Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Sept. 22, 2021 Networking Night: Meet our members and hear about their recent books and projects. Via zoom.

April 14, 2021 Behind the Scenes of the Novel. A panel discussion with Marleen Pasch, Carol White, Linda Rosen and Penelope Love. Cosponsored by Nat. Assn PEN Women.

March 17, 2021 Open Mic Night. Our talented members read their work.

Feb. 10, 2021 He said, she said: Romance Writers Tell All. Marcia King Gamble and Rich Amooi.

Jan. 13, 2021 Reflections of South Florida in local periodicals and publications. Panel discussion

Holiday Celebration Concert Dec. 8, 2020

Nov. 17th: Historical Fiction:
Novels of the Holocaust
Mamta Chaudhry and Kristin Harmel

October 8th Blues Women: First Civil Rights Workers

Sept. 23rd: Women and Film: Hitchcock’s Female Accomplices: The Women who Worked with Alfred Hitchcock