News & Notes

June Events!

Please join us. We're celebrating eleven years of publishing our stories and poetry and celebrating the Emerging Young Writer for 2024 - Rena Young

Read local!

Register for the SWC annual Writer’s Retreat - Storytellers! Get your spot for a weekend of connections and encouragement designed to get the words flowing.

Members only – a perfect excuse to join up yourself or invite a friend!

Click here to learn more about retreat

Our Mission

To provide support, connection, inspiration and encouragement to writers* at all levels of development in the Sooke region through membership services which include monthly meetings and community outreach in the form of student writing contests, workshops and readings.

*please note this group is for adults

Meetings & Reminders

Upcoming Events:

View our events page for news of launches, events, workshops and more!

SWC has a virtual spot for members to continue to connect, learn, share, give feedback and support at sookewriters.ca.  An annual membership gives you access to the forum, Zoom meetings, member gatherings & workshops as well as a spot in our annual anthology.

Stay informed about future meetings and events by signing up for SWC News.

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Other ways to support us: buy our books, spread the word, join & write.
Funds collected  help grow the collective and bring programs and workshops to the community.

Thank You!!