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New Book by Kaye Bache-Snyder

September 10, 2014 in News by webmaster

Kaye Bache-Snyder, Ph.D., has released Toledo 1942:We Were There Yesterday. It explores the effects of World War II on a working class family and a neighborhood in northern Ohio, where Kaye grew up. The war created a national paranoia through air raid practices and the rationing of food and fuel. The book is both historical [read more]

Scholarship Winners Announced

August 3, 2014 in News by webmaster

Congratulations to four talented young women who are winners of DWPC’s annual writing scholarship awards. Meet them at the Garden Party on August 14th. Stephanie Lynne Couey, an MFA student of creative writing at the University of Colorado Boulder, will receive the Ruth Murray Underhill Award for 2014. Valerie Buccio, a student at the Univeristy [read more]

2014 In-House Writers’ Contest Winners Announced

May 20, 2014 in News by Lydia Rueger

 Congratulations to the winners of our 2014 In-House Writers’ Contest. Read the winning entries here.  All winners were honored at a reception at the clubhouse on Saturday, May 17. The contest was open to DWPC members, who had the choice of entering five categories, including: First Line, Visual Prompt, Greeting Card, Nonfiction Lede, and A Woman’s Work [read more]

Flappers at In-House Writers' Reception 2014

Flappers appeared at the In-House Writers' Contest Reception in May, 2014.

Ruth Underhill's Acquaintances

Barbara Benedict, Dena Mann, Chris Citron, and Jody Glittenberg knew Dr. Underhill

Dena Mann, guest of Kim Field, at Undehill program 9/15/2014

Ruth Underhill made a strong impression on Dena Mann

Amelia Wagner portrayed Ruth Underhill

Amelia Wagner reads from Ruth Underhill's memoir

Steve Nash of DMNS

Steve Nash described Ruth Underhill's difficult relationship with her parents

Upcoming Events
6:00 PM

Dinner - Penny and Red: The Life of Secretariat's Owner

at Denver Woman's Press Club,

MONDAY DINNER – members and guests only; reserve before noon Oct 3.
Dinner $16 + $4 wine
Hilary DePolo –
John Tweedy will show and discuss the exciting and surprising film he made about his mother, Penny Chenery.

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6:30 PM

Barbara Sorensen - Creative Nonfiction and Poetry

at Denver Woman's Press Club,

Thursday. Free and open to the public, $5 donation appreciated

Acclaimed poet Barbara Ellen Sorensen interprets grief through the creative acts of writing and observing the natural world.

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6:30 PM

Denver Mountain Parks - Erika Walker and Jenna Browning

at Denver Woman's Press Club,

Wednesday; free and open to the public, $5 donation appreciated
Denver Mountain Parks: 100 Years of the Magnificent Dream
Writer Erika Walker and editor Jenna Browning will describe their roles in putting together a sumptuous book about Denver’s Mountain Parks, profusely illustrated with photographs by John Fielder.

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