Our purpose: to encourage writing and build community in a safe and friendly environment.

Each month, we host three writing sessions and a social gathering connected to a greater Portland arts event.

Join us for a writing workshop or a "Get Lit" evening out!

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Recent Meetups

  • July 16 · 6:30 PM

    Writing Workshop

    10 Writers | 4.50

    Would you like to submit your writing to be reviewed by some of your peers? Here’s how: format your work with a minimum 1.5 line spacing and a minimum 11 point font to... Learn more
  • July 10 · 12:00 PM

    Author Talk

    5 Writers | 5.00

    Check out Erica Bartlett's talk this Friday: https://www.portlandlibrary.com/events/... Learn more
  • July 7 · 6:30 PM

    An Evening to Write

    13 Writers

    Writing can be lonely; for most it is a solitary art. An Evening to Write is an opportunity for you to interact with other writers, to be inspired and to make new... Learn more
  • June 18 · 6:30 PM

    Writing Workshop

    10 Writers | 4.00

    Would you like to submit your writing to be reviewed by some of your peers? Here’s how: format your work with a minimum 1.5 line spacing and a minimum 11 point font to... Learn more
  • June 2 · 6:30 PM

    An Evening to Write

    11 Writers

    Our new meeting place is the Maine Irish Heritage Center. The MIHC is the old St. Dominic's Catholic Church.  Danforth St. is the first street on the right after the... Learn more
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  • Timothy Gillis founded Portland Writers Group

    on September 16

 
Founded Sep 16, 2012

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