Unless otherwise noted on the schedule below, we meet the fourth Saturday of each month at 12 p.m. at the Vestavia Hills Public Library, 1221 Montgomery Highway, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216. For directions, click here.

  • 12:00-12:30. Lunch and business meeting. Bring your own lunch!
  • 12:45-1:00. Q & A. A reading or question-and-answer session with a published author, or a question-and-answer session with a professional from an industry of interest for our writing.
  • 1:00-3:00. Program.

Visitors are welcome! Visitors must be 18 or older. You may attend two general meetings in a 12-month period without joining. Visitors who wish to attend more often must join Romance Writers of America and Southern Magic.

Meetings are subject to change, so check back here before you come!





August 27

Program: Special Film Presentation on the Journey of Your Main Character
Room: The Treehouse Room, Vestavia Hills Library

Join us for a special presentation on the melding of plot and character. Learn how to unite the outer journey of accomplishment with the inner journey of character transformation. Focus on giving your story depth and meaning, enabling it to reach out and pluck your audience by the heart-strings.




September 24

Program: TBA

Information to be posted soon!

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