Eden Mills Writers' Festival

Contact Information
After Hours Phone 519-856-0038
E-Mail manager@emwf.ca
Website www.emwf.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/EdenMillsWF/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/emwf
Primary Contact Susan Ratcliffe, Chair; Phone: 519-822-8236 * 519-831-0995; Email: susarat@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Helene Duguay, Director, Marketing; Phone: 519-341-4320; Email: marketing@emwf.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Jeff Zeffer, Director, Volunteers; Email: volunteers@emwf.ca
Site Information
Description (Site) Held at outdoor venues in the centre of Eden Mills
Site Location Various sites in the centre of Eden Mills
Located In Community Eden Mills
Address & Map
Rivermead
19 Cedar St
Eden Mills, ON N0B 1P0
 
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Intersection York St and Barden St
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; all reading sites are wheelchair accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name EMWF
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Literary festival that promotes the love of reading through programming for children, teens and adults.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1989
Funding Federal and provincial grants ; private foundation ; ticket sales ; vendor and exhibitor fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Programming includes:  
* readings, interviews and discussions with Canada‚Äôs established and emerging authors 
* reading sets for teens and children  
* opportunities for yet-to-be published writers to showcase their work  
* annual literary and poetry competitions  
* food court and licensed patio
Hours 12 noon-6 pm * gates open 11 am
Dates See website for dates * held rain or shine * events held during lead-up to Festival Sunday (workshops, seminars, concerts)
Areas Served Southwestern Ontario
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Visit website for information and deadlines on Festival writing contests
Languages English ; French - some readings by Francophone authors in French
Fees Admission ; Main event tickets available at the Bookshelf, 41 Quebec St, Guelph, from mid-Aug or online at emwftix.ca
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Arts Festivals

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