National Novel Writing Month kicks off with inspirational meeting Monday |

National Novel Writing Month kicks off with inspirational meeting Monday

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Bud Werner Memorial Library and Off the Beaten Path Bookstore are sponsoring National Novel Writing Month for local writers who will embark on writing a 175-page or 50,000-word novel during November.

If you go

What: National Novel Writing Month kickoff meeting
When: 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29
Where: Bud Werner Memorial Library conference room

Prospective NaNoWriMo novelists are encouraged to gather for an informal, inspirational kickoff meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, in the library’s conference room next to Library Hall.

The monthlong effort will include program information, writing resources, pep talks and the beginnings of a novel-writing support network. Interested novelists can visit the official NaNoWriMo website at to learn more about the national program and sign up, and visit for more about local NaNoWriMo events and support.

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