Eden Mills Writers' Festival

Contact Information
Alternate Name EMWF
Office Phone Daytime / after hours 519-341-4320
E-Mail manager@emwf.ca
Website www.emwf.ca
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Susan Ratcliffe, Chair; Phone: 519-822-8236 * 519-831-0995; Email: susarat@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Helene Duguay, Director, Marketing; Phone: 519-856-0038; Email: marketing@emwf.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Marilyn Baxter, Director, Volunteers; Phone: 519-820-3594; Email: volunteers@emwf.ca
Description (Site) Held at various outdoor venues 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
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Literary festival that promotes the love of reading through programming for children, teens and adults.
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 Sun 12 noon-6 pm * gates open 11 am 
 
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 ; Event tickets available on website 
Festival Sunday (Sep 9, 2018): tickets also available at the Bookshelf, 41 Quebec St, Guelph
Time-Limited Events 2018 Festival: Sep 7, 8, 9
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1989
Funding Federal and provincial grants ; private foundation ; ticket sales ; vendor and exhibitor fees
Subjects
Service Categories Arts Festivals