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ARIA NEWS &
THE NEXT MEETING of the Association of Rhode Island Authors
will take place on Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at
7 p.m. at the Shriner's Restaurant, One Rhodes Place, Cranston.
New members are always welcome! And if you are a restaurant and
would be interested in hosting and sponsoring our group, contact
us at Authors@RIAuthors.org.
ARIA Holiday Party!
Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
177 Atwells Avenue, Providence
All Author Members & Non-Author Members and their
guests are welcome. Come meet, dine and mingle with a group
of local authors in a fun, informal, relaxed atmosphere
at one of RI's premiere Italian eateries.
$20 per person includes buffet dinner, tax
and tip. Cash bar.
RSVP to Cris at email@example.com
BOOKSIGNING & SALE
Just in time for the ho1idays!
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Stage Door Restaurant & Lounge
848 Park Avenue, Cranston, RI
Meet all your favorite
local authors in one place!
Jon Land - Pandora's Temple
Donna Russo Morin - The King's Agent (historical
Roland Comtois - And Then There Was Heaven (inspirational)
Eden Elgabri - Touched (erotic romance)
Tara Logan - Taking Stock (contemporary romance)
Blanche Marriott - His Brother's Baby (contemporary
Cris Pfeil - The Right Blood (adventure)
Steven R. Porter - Manisses (historical fiction)
Amber Skyze - Ignite the Flames (erotic romance)
Amanda Torrey - Teen Fury: Unleashed (young
Erin T. Whalen - Charlie's Head (children's)
Psychic Carolyn Sullivan
Photographer Nicole Gesmondi
Additional authors may be added,
and the list of authors scheduled to appear is subject to
Check back for updates.
The event is an excellent opportunity to purchase
books as gifts, talk with several authors, and celebrate
the growing, vibrant Rhode Island literary scene.
Many of the participating authors are members
of Rhode Island
Romance Writers (RIRW) and Association
of Rhode Island Authors (ARIA).
The Stage Door Restaurant and Lounge
is located at 848 Park Avenue in Cranston, across
from Cranston City Hall, in the historic building that houses
The Park Theatre. Free parking is available in the lots
behind City Hall. Admission is free, but patrons must be
21 and have a valid ID.
For more information, contact Lyn
Stanzione or Steven
ARTS FESTIVAL (Slater Mill) -- Sunday, September
9, 2012, 12-5 p.m. -- Meet Authors Steven R. Porter, Cris
Pfeil, Jo-Anne Petrie, Dee Eaton, Colleen Kelly Mellor, Lyn Stanzione,
Blanche Marriott, Ray Wolf and others at The Slater Mill 2012 Labor
& Ethnic Heritage Fetival, a part of the annual Pawtucket Arts
ANNUAL APPLE FESTIVAL (Johnston Memorial Park) --
Saturday and Sunday, September 29th and 30th from 10 a.m
to 6 p.m. Author line-up to be announced.
FARMS (Cumberland) -- ARIA authors will be appearing
throughout the fall at Phantom Farms in Cumberland. Check back for
a complete schedule!
- September 15 & 16, 2012 Apple Harvest Weekend
Pick-your-own apple season begins
- Sept. 22-23, 2012 PYO continues with Street Painting
Contest on Sat.
- Sept. 29-30, 2012 Antique Tractor Show
- Oct. 6,7,8, 2012 Pumpkin Harvest Weekend
- Oct 13, 2012 Fall Classic Car Show raindate is
Oct. 14, 2012
- Oct. 21, 2012 Chili Cookoff (noon 2PM)
- Oct. 27 28, 2012 Playful Pets Costume Contest
LAND TRUST PRESENTS -- "GREAT PLACES IN RHODE ISLAND"
-- Saturday, September 15th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,
featuring author and "lost cities" expert Ray Wolf.
THANKS TO THE SHRINER'S IMPERIAL ROOM in Cranston for hosting
our monthly meetings. Our plans for 2012 include events at the Apple
Festival, Pawtucket Arts Festival, Waterfire, Phantom Farms in Cumberland
and other events in Newport. If you are a Rhode Island author looking
to promote and sell your works, it is not too late to become involved.
MEMBERSHIP DUES for new members has been set at just $25 for
one year. Any published Rhode Island author is eligible to join.
Click here for an application.
SPEAKERS BUREAU -- Several ARIA members are available for
lectures, presentations and other speaking or reading engagements.
for a list.
RI AUTHORS VISIT PAWTUCKET
Sen. Pichardo joined the Association of Rhode
at the recent Pawtucket Arts Festival at Slater Mill.
TALKSTREAM RADIO'S "BODY & SOUL"
FEATURES RI WRITERS
Authors J.M. Griffin, Jo-Anne Petrie, Hanann Rosenthal
& Ray Wolf.
Cris Pfeil, Rev. Lynne C. Holden & Dee Eaton.
Steven R. Porter, Rachel McClellan, & Cris
To listen to the two-part interview, visit www.TalkStreamRadio.com