Spring Conference Agenda 2019

Thursday, April 25          
CVBF Poetry Month Event

7-8:30 PM                               
Heid E.  Erdrich Presentation 
UW – Eau Claire Davie’s Center – Woodland Theater

Friday, April 26              
Conference Begins

3:00 PM                                  
Registration Opens

4:00-6:00 PM                          
Board Meeting

5:00-7:00 PM                          
Dinner on your own

6:45 PM                                  
Haiku competition begins

7:00 PM                                  
Poet Laureate Introduction

7:30-10:00 PM            
Open Mic

Saturday, April 27

7:15-8:15 AM                         
Breakfast, Registration & Book Fair

8:15 AM                                 
Welcome & Announcements

8:30-9:15 AM                         
Business Meeting

9:15-10:00 AM            
Roll Call Poems (under 20 lines)

10:00-10:15 AM           
ecWit (Eau Claire Women in Theater)
Readers Theater collaborative poems explore “Confluence”

10:15-10:30 AM                       
Break

10:30-11:30 AM                       
Panel on Chippewa Valley Confluence Poetry

Chippewa Valley Writers’ Guild
Cerenaica Writers Retreat
Barstow and Grand

11:30 AM                                 
Muse Prize Announced

Noon                                        
Buffet Lunch

1:00-2:00 PM                            
Roll Call Poems

2:00-2:15                                   
Break

2:15–4:00                                  
Heid E. Erdrich presentation

4:00-4:30                                   
Book signing and sales