February 2014 - BWC member Michael Papadeas will give a poetry reading at UNC Wilmington, at 5 PM on Friday, February 21, 2014. The event will be hosted in the Special Collections area on the 2nd Floor of the William Randall Library on campus. Mike will be reading from his recently published books: "Coming to America"-A Memoir, 1938-1958 and "Collected Poems".
SEPTEMBER 2013 - "The Heart of Alamance Heritage Book Collection Project" was recently launched by Wayne Drumheller who teams up with participants from the club and community volunteers to write, edit and produce this collection.
JULY 2013 - Hats Off to Brenda Wilson whose poem "Pond From My Deck" was placed on a poster and displayed in sixteen shop windows in Winston-Salem's Arts and Entertainment District. Poetry in Plain Sight is sponsored by the Winston Salem Writers, Press 53, Barnhill's Books, Competitive Edge, Downtown Arts District Association, Delta Arts Center, and Forsyth County Public Library.
JUNE 2013 - Congratulations to the Burlington Writer's Club members whose entries won in the annual Alamance-Burlington Senior Games Literary Event. They were recognized at the Alamance County Arts Council in June of 2013.
Best in Show Provisions Genny Dickson
1st Place A Passion for Poetry Doris D. Caruso
2nd Place Grandpa's Gifts Brenda L. Wilson
Best in Show Elvis and Me Seena Granowsy
1st Place Newspaper Ad Janet Sady
Best in Show They're Gone Now Alice Johansen
1st Place Wheels Parked at Gate B7 Doris D. Caruso
2nd Place Astonishing Pleasure Doris D. Caruso
Best in Show Dilemma Janet Sady
1st Place Tobacco Barns & Submarines Brenda L. Wilson