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    • Saturday, February 16, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827

    Cara Black is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of 17 books in the Private Investigator Aimée Leduc series, which is set in Paris. Cara has received multiple nominations for the Anthony and Macavity Awards, a Washington Post Book World Book of the Year citation, the Médaille de la Ville de Paris—the Paris City Medal, which is awarded in recognition of contribution to international culture.

    Click here to read her bio!

    • Saturday, March 16, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827

    Special Agent Pittman’s career spans more than 20 years in law enforcement and forensic science. In his capacity with NASA OIG, he also serves as a Digital Forensics specialist, conducting forensic examinations of hard drives, digital media, and other types of digital evidence in the context of criminal investigations.  

    Click here to read his bio!

    • Saturday, March 23, 2019
    • Saturday, April 27, 2019
    • 2 sessions
    • 916 INK - 3301 37TH AVE, SACRAMENTO CA 95824
    • 25
    Register

    Emerging Writers — give your writing a boost with focused and affordable write-ins and workshops in 2019. SIT, LISTEN, WRITE! is a series of write-in workshops that aims to teach you craft in the morning and to give you time in the afternoon to write in a fun and judgement free atmosphere.


    MARCH 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Writing Craft: The Starting Line for the Emerging Writer

    When: Saturday, March 23, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    Limited seating at each write-in workshop.
    * * Purchase one (1) registration get $5 off the second registration.

    WORKSHOP LEADER:  Professor Michael Spurgeon is a published author, creative writing instructor at American River College and co-founder and organizer of Summerwords, an annual creative writing festival in Sacramento CA.




    APRIL 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Developing Characters: How to Give Them Life, Soul & Depth

    When: Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    WORKSHOP LEADER: David Corbett is an award-winning novelist and author of acclaimed writer's reference The Art of Character.




    Limited seating at each write-in workshop.

    * * Purchase one (1) registration get $5 off the second registration.

    • Saturday, April 13, 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • 3301 37th Ave. Sacramento, CA 95824
    Register

    SIT, LISTEN, WRITE! hosted by Capitol Crimes

    Emerging Writers — give your writing a boost with focused and affordable write-ins and workshops in 2019.

    SIT, LISTEN, WRITE! is a series of write-in workshops that aims to teach you craft in the morning and give you time to write in the afternoon in a fun and judgement free atmosphere.

    MARCH 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Writing Craft: The Starting Line for the Emerging Writer
    When: Saturday, March 23, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where: 916 Ink ● In the Imaginarium Room ● 3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    Our workshop leader is Professor Michael Spurgeon, published author, creative writing instructor at American River College and co-founder and organizer of Summerwords, an annual creative writing festival in Sacramento CA.

    Limited Seating.

    APRIL 2019 WRITE-IN WORKSHOP
    Developing Characters: How to Give Them Life, Soul & Depth
    When: Saturday, April 27, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Where: 916 Ink ● In the Imaginarium Room ● 3301 37th Ave., Sacramento, CA 95824
    Cost: $35 (includes Lunch)**

    Our workshop leader is David Corbett, award-winning novelist and author of The Art of Character.

    * * Purchase one (1) registration get $5 off the second registration.

    SIT, LISTEN, WRITE! is a write-in blended with a workshop for emerging writers, and hosted by Capitol Crimes, the Sacramento Chapter of Sisters in Crimes..


    • Saturday, April 20, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827


    • Saturday, May 18, 2019
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Rancho Cordova Library, 9845 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95827


    • Saturday, June 15, 2019
    • TBD


Past events

Saturday, January 19, 2019 Capitol Crimes - January Meeting - Kelli Stanley - Author
Saturday, December 15, 2018 Capitol Crimes - Holiday Potluck Luncheon - December 15th
Saturday, November 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - November Meeting - Mike Dennis -Television Producer of FOX40's "Sheriffs of El Dorado County"
Saturday, October 20, 2018 Capitol Crimes - October Meeting - Hank Phillipa Ryan - Author
Saturday, September 15, 2018 Capitol Crimes - September Meeting - Becky Pittman - 911 Emergency Services Dispatcher
Thursday, June 21, 2018 Capitol Crimes 2018 Writers Retreat
Saturday, June 16, 2018 Capitol Crimes - End of Term Luncheon
Saturday, May 19, 2018 Capitol Crimes - May Meeting - Mystery Reader Event
Saturday, April 21, 2018 Capitol Crimes - April Meeting - Book Marketing & Promotions Panel
Saturday, March 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - March Meeting - Resident Agent in Charge Ryan Pittman, NASA Office of Inspector General
Saturday, February 17, 2018 Capitol Crimes - February Meeting - TBD
Saturday, January 20, 2018 Capitol Crimes - January Meeting - Law Enforcement Panel
Saturday, December 16, 2017 Capitol Crimes - December Luncheon - A Dash of Panache
Sunday, December 10, 2017 Capitol Crimes Anthology - Special Author Event
Saturday, November 18, 2017 Capitol Crimes - November Meeting - Wally Lord, Hallmark Channel Screenwriter
Saturday, October 21, 2017 Capitol Crimes - October Meeting - Paranormal Panel
Saturday, September 16, 2017 Capitol Crimes - September Meeting- Laura Garwood, Editor
Saturday, April 22, 2017 The Great Capitol Crimes Writers Conference
Saturday, March 25, 2017 March Meeting (Open to the Public)
Saturday, February 18, 2017 February Meeting (Open to the Public)

We are the Sacramento, California chapter of Sisters in Crime. We promote the ongoing advancement, recognition and professional development of women crime writers.

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