Ridgefield, Connecticut

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Word for Words, LLC

Est. 2010

Editing and writing services


Literary Contest Awards

Poetry & Short Fiction

City of Danbury Cultural Commission

Date: Thursday, May 16

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Western Connecticut State University

White Hall - Room 127

181 White Street

Danbury, CT 06810

Join us in Room 127 of White Hall at Western Connecticut State University for this inspiring evening of celebration and award-winning poetry from Danbury area high school students of diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Judging the poetry contest and delivering the keynote is award-winning poet, writer and editor Adele Annesi.

Come help us inspire and support today's youth toward tomorrow's success.

The poetry awards are sponsored by the Danbury Cultural Commission.

Meet the Author Series

Pequot Library Auditorium

Southport, CT

Date: Saturday, September 14

Time: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Pequot Library

720 Pequot Avenue

Southport, CT 06890


The Pequot Library welcomes instructors from the Westport Writers' Workshop, a thriving nonprofit independent literary center that offers 100 workshops and seminars a year for all genres and skill levels.

Representatives of the Westport Writers' Workshop will address a variety of writers' concerns, such as make the most of a writing workshop, transforming ideas into stories and essays, submitting work and moving from prompts to polished pieces.

For more information, visit Pequot Library.

Muse & Music Evening Cabaret

Ridgefield Library

Ridgefield, CT

Date: Friday, February 7

Time: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Come in from the cold with a festive evening of songs and stories, featuring writers from the Westport Writers’ Workshop.

The Ridgefield Library’s first annual Muse & Music Cabaret will be held Friday, February 7, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

The event also features performances from area musicians, including Chris Belden and The Angry O'Haras, and a wine and cheese reception.

The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and first-come-first served.

To register, go to Muse & Music Evening Cabaret.