All Events

May 2018 Writers’ Night

Upstairs Wine Bar | La Baguette - Old Colorado City | 2417 West Colorado Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

PLEASE NOTE: The day and location has been changed for the month of May.  Writers’ Night is two full hours of discussion, laughter, and fun with other local members of Pikes Peak Writers. The direction of the meeting is decided by the participants and can include discussions about query letters, obtaining and working with an agent, […]

29 May

Steve Nelson Memorial June 2, 2018

All Souls Unitarian Church 730 N Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
11:00 am Get Directions

Steven LeRoy Nelson’s Memorial will be on Saturday, June 2nd, at 11:00 a.m., at the All Souls Unitarian Church. All Souls is located at the corner of Tejon and Dale, close to Colorado College. We will be celebrating his life and his passions: writing, family, and serving others. Please bring your favorite finger food, casserole, […]

2 Jun

June 2018 Open Critique

Falcon Police Station 7850 Goddard St., Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

This FREE program provides a critique experience for a small number of PPW members who seek feedback on manuscript pages and who want to learn how to have positive critique group experiences. PPW’s Open Critique program is facilitated by Robert Spiller with the occasional experienced guest critique partner. During Open Critique, the host and the guest critique […]

6 Jun

The Shop: Open Mic & LAB

Royal Castle Lounge 2355 Platte Pl, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
8:15 PM to 10 PM Get Directions

The Shop is a open mic with a twist. The night starts with a forum, evolves into an open mic; and to end the night a workshop for artist to premiere works in progress for critique. Come singers. poets. comics. rappers. storytellers. This is your opportunity to grow as an artist. First Thursdays every month at Royalty Castle Lounge.

7 Jun

June 2018 Write Drunk, Edit Sober

Bar K 124 E Costilla St. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
6:30 PM to 9:00 PM Get Directions

Please join Deb Courtney for Write Drunk*, Edit Sober on the second Wednesday of every month. We start at 6:30 PM will run until approximately 9 PM. It is located in the lower level of Bar K in Downtown Colorado Springs. The basic format is improv writing followed by discussion of critical techniques useful in unpacking improv […]

13 Jun

June Write Brain – Creating Embodied Characters – Part II

1175 Chapel Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:15 to 8:15 Get Directions

So… May’s Write Brain was fantastic, and our speaker had WAY more content than she could cover in the single evening. And because June seems to be an incredibly busy month, I wasn’t able to get a commitment for a speaker yet. So, for June, we’re bringing her back!  What: Creating Embodied Characters – Part II […]

19 Jun

Special Event – The Art of Going Deep

1175 Chapel Hills Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
1:00 to 5:00 Get Directions

What: The Art of Going Deep Who: Christine Goff When: Saturday June 23, 2018 – 1:00-5:00pm — Doors open at 12:30 Cost: $25 – Use the PayPal button at the bottom of the page to make your payment. Then email your name, phone number, and a copy of your transaction confirmation email to rsvp@pikespeakwriters.com. Where: Venue@21c (upper floor, to the […]

23 Jun

June 2018 Writers’ Night

Kawa Coffee, 2427 N Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80909
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

Writers’ Night is two full hours of discussion, laughter, and fun with other local members of Pikes Peak Writers. The direction of the meeting is decided by the participants and can include discussions about query letters, obtaining and working with an agent, writing conferences, or other specific points of the craft.  If nothing else, we talk […]

25 Jun

July 2018 Open Critique

Falcon Police Station 7850 Goddard St., Colorado Springs, CO 80920
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM Get Directions

This FREE program provides a critique experience for a small number of PPW members who seek feedback on manuscript pages and who want to learn how to have positive critique group experiences. PPW’s Open Critique program is facilitated by Robert Spiller with the occasional experienced guest critique partner. During Open Critique, the host and the guest critique […]

5 Jul

The Shop: Open Mic & LAB

Royal Castle Lounge 2355 Platte Pl, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80909
8:15 PM to 10 PM Get Directions

The Shop is a open mic with a twist. The night starts with a forum, evolves into an open mic; and to end the night a workshop for artist to premiere works in progress for critique. Come singers. poets. comics. rappers. storytellers. This is your opportunity to grow as an artist. First Thursdays every month at Royalty Castle Lounge.

5 Jul