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An Evening with Adriana Trigiani

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center Auditorium, One Partnership Circle
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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$50 - $100

Event Date:
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Meet acclaimed regional author, Adriana Trigiani at the Jack C. Smith Conference Center, Food City Corporate Headquarters for an evening of fine dining with recipes from her new cookbook “Cooking with My Sisters.” Trigiani is the author of nine novels and two works of non-fiction and directed the movie version of her debut novel, “Big Stone Gap.”

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2018 Writers’ Day

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Virginia Highlands Community College, 100 VHCC Drive
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Free - $40

Event Date:
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:30pm

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Tickets $40, students attend free

Writer's Day is a unique opportunity for writers (and the general public) to learn from regional authors and those who write about Appalachia. There's something for everyone— writing for children and young adults, poetry, literary and popular fiction and a special storytelling workshop. Learn how to get your book published. Whether you are a novice writer interested in a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the writing process, or just want a chance to listen to a favorite author or poet speak about their work, all ages are welcome.

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Words and Music

July 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Heartwood, 1 Heartwood Circle
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Event Date:
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 7:00 to 9:00pm

An Evening of Words and Music with the locally popular Wolf Hills Jazz Quartet, and Writers’ Day authors; Rita Quillen, Rj Harris, Joan Donaldson, and Eugene Wolf. The band will provide jazz interludes for readings and performances by our authors throughout their set. Heartwood’s Brew Bar Bites, Treats and Beverages will be available for purchase throughout the event. Come join us for this popular capstone event for Writers’ Day.

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