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Killer Heat: A Mystery Writers Weekend Getaway

Co-presented by Northeast Ohio Sisters in Crime

2018-06-09 00:00:00 2018-06-09 23:59:00 America/New_York Killer Heat: A Mystery Writers Weekend Getaway For mystery writers, aspiring mystery writers, and fiction writers in general. South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch

Saturday, June 09
All day

Add to Calendar 2018-06-09 00:00:00 2018-06-09 23:59:00 America/New_York Killer Heat: A Mystery Writers Weekend Getaway For mystery writers, aspiring mystery writers, and fiction writers in general. South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch

Meeting Room A+B+C (274)

For mystery writers, aspiring mystery writers, and fiction writers in general.

**Please note: If you plan to attend both days (Saturday and Sunday), please register for both days. Click here to register for Sunday. 

Get away from the house, the spouse, the kids, the cats (and dogs), the job, the neighbors, well-meaning friends and relatives and the mile-long to-do list and do what you really want to do – improve your mystery writing skills and mingle with others who share your passion.

This is a free, two-day event open to the public. You may register for both days or for either Saturday or Sunday. To attend both days, please register for each day individually. 

**PARKING also available at Notre Dame College, directly across from the library. Uniformed personnel will be available during library hours to help pedestrians cross South Green Road.**

Saturday, June 9

9:00 a.m. – Registration
9:30 a.m. – Opening Remarks, NEOSinC President Jane Ann Turzillo
9:45 a.m. – “Inside the Criminal Mind," Forensic Psychiatrist Megan Testa, M.D.
10:45 a.m. – Break
11:00 a.m. – Keynote: "Mystery Writing and Publishing: The Guts and the Glory," Laura DiSilverio.

Laura DiSilverio, a retired Air Force intelligence officer, is the national best-selling and award-winning author of 21 mystery, suspense and young adult sci-fi novels. She has written four cozy series for various Penguin imprints as well as the Swift Investigations books -- a humorous private investigator series -- for St. Martin's Minotaur. Her newest release is That Last Weekend, a suspense novel. A national past president of Sisters in Crime, DiSilverio taught for Mystery Writers of America's Mystery University, and teaches writing at Writer's Digest conferences and in other venues. Her appearance at “Killer Heat” is sponsored by national Sisters in Crime.

Noon - 1:15 p.m. – Lunch (on your own at local restaurants or brown bag).

1:15 p.m. – Panel: “Solving the Mystery of Writing Mysteries" with Vivien ChienShelley CostaAmanda Flower/Isabella AlanAnnie Hogsett, and Kathryn Long.
2:00 p.m. – Panel: “After the Manuscript Is Done - Confessing to What Comes Next” with Casey Daniels/Kylie LoganMary Ellis, Julie Anne Lindsey/Julie Chase/Jacqueline Frost, and Jane Ann Turzillo.
2:45 p.m. – Panel: “Indie Publishing: We Did It!” with Gloria AldenIreAnne ChambersCari DubielMichael Haas, M. S. Verish, and Abby L. Vandiver
3:30 p.m. – Authors signing & Break
4:00 p.m. – Interview: Laura DiSilverio
4:45 p.m. – Closing Remarks

Sunday, June 10

1:15 p.m. – Opening Remarks, NEOSinC President Jane Ann Turzillo. 
1:30 p.m. – Workshop: "Conflict: No Pain, No Gain: Increasing the Conflict in Your Stories," Laura DiSilverio.
2:45 p.m. – Break.             

3:00 p.m. – “The Editors Clue You In," Lydia Sharp, Editor and Acquisitions Manager for Entangled Publishing, and Rhonda Merwarth, Editor for Hallmark Publishing. 
4:00 p.m. – Authors Signing.

Authors’ books will be available for purchase both days.

TAGS: | Writing |

South Euclid-Lyndhurst Branch

seumgr@cuyahogalibrary.org
Phone: 216-382-4880
Fax: 216-382-4584
Branch manager
Steve Haynie

Hours
Mon, May 10 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, May 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, May 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, May 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, May 14 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, May 15 9:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, May 16 1:00PM to 5:00PM

Upcoming events

Wed, May 12, All day
Tweens and Teens in grades 4-12 can pick up your kit to make your own greeting card . Available while supplies last. 

Wed, May 12, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Thu, May 13, All day
Tweens and Teens in grades 4-12 can pick up your kit to make your own greeting card . Available while supplies last. 

Thu, May 13, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Fri, May 14, All day
Tweens and Teens in grades 4-12 can pick up your kit to make your own greeting card . Available while supplies last. 

Fri, May 14, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Sat, May 15, All day
Tweens and Teens in grades 4-12 can pick up your kit to make your own greeting card . Available while supplies last. 

Sat, May 15, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Sat, May 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Sat, May 15, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom.
This event is full

Sun, May 16, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Mon, May 17, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Tue, May 18, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Wed, May 19, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Wed, May 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
This orientation will be held virtually in ZOOM. Registration required.

Thu, May 20, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Fri, May 21, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Sat, May 22, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Sun, May 23, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Mon, May 24, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Tue, May 25, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Wed, May 26, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Thu, May 27, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Fri, May 28, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Sat, May 29, All day
Stop by the children's desk at the library for a free craft! Feel free to ask at the drive-thru window, or call 216-382-4880 to verify stock. While supplies lasts.

Tue, Jun 01, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Tue, Jun 01, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 01, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
This event will be held virtually on Zoom

Wed, Jun 02, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Wed, Jun 02, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 03, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Thu, Jun 03, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Thu, Jun 03, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Jun 04, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Fri, Jun 04, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Fri, Jun 04, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Sat, Jun 05, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Sat, Jun 05, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Sun, Jun 06, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Sun, Jun 06, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Mon, Jun 07, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Mon, Jun 07, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Mon, Jun 07, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Tue, Jun 08, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Tue, Jun 08, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Tue, Jun 08, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Wed, Jun 09, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Wed, Jun 09, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Wed, Jun 09, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Thu, Jun 10, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Thu, Jun 10, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Thu, Jun 10, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.

Fri, Jun 11, All day
How many steps can you use to complete one simple task? Complete our weekly Rube Goldberg Machine challenges and put your knowledge of chain reactions and household objects to the test!

Fri, Jun 11, All day
Make and create your own unique Bug Hotel and see what types of 6-legged customers move in.

Fri, Jun 11, All day
Show off your artistic skills in a fun bookmark design challenge!

Fri, Jun 11, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Kids ages 18 and under can get a free lunch provided by the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, while supplies last.