The Library is proud of the large number of authors and writers in the Wilmette Community. We are pleased to offer a number of resources and showcase opportunities for our local authors.
The Library hosts occasional group and individual book talks to highlight our local authors and promote their work in the community. For more information about the process of featuring your book on the Library’s events calendar, please fill out our form.
Perfect your craft in this writing workshop featuring group critique and technique instruction.
Group members include practitioners of the novel, short story, memoir, creative nonfiction, and poetry genres. Julie West Johnson, formerly a New Trier English teacher, facilitates the group. The group meets Sunday evenings during the school year, and on Tuesdays in the summer. Search our calendar for the next meetings.
Bernstein, Sandy Klein
Bussell, Jeanie Lee
Kennedy, Marilyn Moats
McMillan, Mary Jo
Prockross, James S.
Schoenfield, Mark K.