Full schedule of events and tickets

Three days with nine celebrated crime writers! 

Tickets at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/women-killing-it-crime-writers-festival-pec-tickets-31889571567?aff=eac2

 

Friday, August 31 at 7 p.m.
In Murderous Company
Picton Town Hall, corner of Ross & King Sts. Picton (upstairs)

Meet all nine of our celebrated crime writing authors up front and personal in a riotous evening of “table-hopping”. Each author has five minutes to tell one table all about her book, then it’s time for the next author!

Ticket price $30 includes all refreshments. With authors Catherine Astolfo, Gail Bowen, R.M. Greenaway, Janet Kellough, Y.S. Lee, Kim Moritsugu, Laurie Scott, Caro Soles and Linda Wiken.

Presented in cooperation with Food Not Bombs.

Saturday, September 1 at 2 p.m.
Death in Holy Orders
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church 33 King St. Picton

Join four writers of lighter mystery in a sumptuous Victorian tea served in the stunning sanctuary at St. Andrew’s, a space that has been reimagined to also incorporate a favourite Prince Edward County performance space. Along with your tea, dip into historical mystery, short story, cozy mystery and mystery for young adults.

Tickets $30, includes all refreshments.

With Catherine Astolfo, Y.S. Lee, Caro Soles and Linda Wiken.

Presented in cooperation with The Friends of Rose House Museum.

Saturday, September 1 at 7 p.m.
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman
Picton Town Hall, corner of Ross & King Sts. Picton (upstairs)

Join four authors writing on the darker side as they discuss murder, motives and MOs, from the glitzy world of Hollywood production and the social tensions of Regina to gothic suspense in B.C. and crime in a post-apocalyptic world. Tickets $30 includes all refreshments.

With Gail Bowen, R.M. Greenaway, Janet Kellough and Kim Moritsugu.

Presented in cooperation with Food Not Bombs.

 

SPECIAL WRITERS WORKSHOPS
Saturday, September 1 at 10 a.m.

Picton branch – County of Prince Edward Public Library

Best-selling author Vicki Delany leads this special writers’ workshop
“Page One, Chapter One”.

Join Vicky as she discusses how to start your book with eye-catching prose and great characters that will keep agents and publishers reading. Approximately two hours.

Tickets $30, partial proceeds to the Prince Edward County Library system.

Sunday, September 2 at 10 a.m.
Special bonus offering!
Picton branch – County of Prince Edward Public Library
208 Main Street beside The Regent Theatre

Last year’s workshop was so popular, we added another, this one with best-selling author Gail Bowen.
“Ready, Set, Write!” outlines the pre-writing process you need so that you end up writing the book you want. Approximately two hours.

Sponsored by Whattam Funeral Home.

Tickets $30, partial proceeds to the Prince Edward County Library system.
Workshops have limited spaces.

For tickets and to reserve your spot visit Books & Co., Picton or
online at Women Killing It Collective at eventbrite.ca

All venues for the festival are within walking distance of downtown Picton.
Need accommodation? Want to know more about Prince Edward County? Go to www.prince-edward-county.com We have a multitude of great places to stay, great places to eat and great things to do – oh yes, and we have a lot of wineries! Come for the festival, spend the rest of the weekend exploring!

 

 

The Women Killing It Crime Writers’ Festival in Prince Edward County is presented in cooperation with Food Not Bombs, The Friends of Rose House Museum, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, the Prince Edward County Library System and Books & Company

A special thank-you to our sponsors: Whattam Funeral Home, Black Prince Winery, The Grange of Prince Edward County, Diggers Books & Zines, Vicki Delany and Janet Kellough