Midlands Autumn Social Event (September 2019)^M

-Posted on: September 29, 2019


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Written by Eileen Moynihan

The SCBWI Ireland Midlands autumn social was held on Saturday September 14th in Ardagh Heritage and Creativity Centre, Ardagh, Co. Longford between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. This session was a continuation of a previous meetup …



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Summer 2019 Featured Member: Writer Morna Sullivan^M

-Posted on: September 15, 2019


Written by Colleen Jones, Regional Advisor

Morna Sullivan has a Bachelor of Arts in English from Queen’s University in Belfast. She joined the SCBWI in 2018 and is an active member of SCBWI Ireland in Belfast, and regularly attends the …



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Midlands Summer Social Event (July 2019)^M

-Posted on: August 11, 2019


Written by Eileen Moynihan

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On Saturday July 20th, 2019, the SCBWI Ireland Midlands summer social event took place in the Ardagh Heritage and Creativity Centre in Ardagh, County Longford.

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Photo: (Left to right) Dan Flynn, Ann Gerety-Smyth, Eddy



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Belfast social celebrations (May 18, 2019)^M

-Posted on: June 9, 2019


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Written by Jill K. Wilson

Judging by the smiling faces in the photographs, I think I can safely say that the latest SCBWI Ireland North social, held in Belfast in the Waterstone’s Ground Café, was a resounding success. We’ve …



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Summer 2019 Feature Member: Writer Morna Sullivan^M

-Posted on: May 19, 2019


Summer 2019 Featured Member

Writer Morna Sullivan

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Read the interview here.…



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Spring 2019 Featured Member: Illustrator Aga Grandowicz^M

-Posted on: May 19, 2019


Written by Colleen Jones, Regional Advisor

As a child, Aga Grandowicz always wanted to be a vet or an ichthyologist (a scientist who studies fish), but changed her plans one year before college and became an award-winning art director and



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SCBWI Midlands Spring Social – Stories and Critiques (April 2019)^M

-Posted on: May 13, 2019


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Written by Eileen Moynihan

Midlands social 27 April 2019

Photo (left to right): Ann Gerety-Smyth, Eileen Moynihan, Dan Flynn, Eddy Lane, Annette Corkery, Cara Martin

We held the SCBWI Midlands spring social event between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday April, 27th at the …



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Winter 2019 Featured Member: Illustrator Martin Fahy^M

-Posted on: April 4, 2019


Written by Colleen Jones, Regional Advisor

(I’m a little late getting this one out for “winter”, though it has been rather Arctic this past week!)

 

Find out more about our featured member, Martin Fahy, Waterford-based illustrator and director of …



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Rob Peacock Visits the SCBWI Midlands Social (January 2019)^M

-Posted on: February 10, 2019


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Written by Eileen Moynihan

On Saturday January 26, 2019, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., we gathered in the Ardagh Heritage and Creativity Centre for the SCBWI Midlands Winter Social. Our special guest was author/illustrator Robert (Rob) Peacock.

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Midlands Social (October 2018)^M

-Posted on: October 23, 2018


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Written by Eileen Moynihan

On the morning of Saturday, October 6, we had a very enjoyable social with our special guest, illustrator & author, Eva Byrne. Over coffee/tea and buns, Eva asked what some of us were working on and …



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