2018 Events

May 1, 2018
Museum of the Western Prairie
Altus Public Library/Friends of the Library

Altus OK
Bill will give two presentations based in part on his historical novel, Challengers of the Dust.
http://www.okhistory.org/sites/westernprairie


May 9, 2018
University of Tulsa Conference of Accountants

Tulsa OK
Bill will lead a session discussing how accountants can impriove their writing skills.
https://business.utulsa.edu/centers-institutes-programs/conference-of-accountants/


May 12, 2018
Metropolitan Library Literary Festival

Oklahoma City OK
Bill will give two presentations, one on writing, and one on the business side of writing.


June 20-24, 2018 
Ozark Mountains Retreat

The Writers Colony at Dairy Hollow
515 Spring Street
Eureka Springs AR 72632
479 253 7444
www.writerscolony.org
Bill will lead a five-day intensive workshop for writers who want to take their work to the next level. Participants will submit work in advance for Bill to review. Each day will have several classes, plus free time to write in one of the most gorgeous creative environments on earth. The content of the course will be tailored to participants. Assuming space is still available, you can stay at the Writers Colony, or stay elsewhere and come to the Colony for the classes. Reservations at the Writers Colony must be booked separately by calling (479) 253-7444. Rooms at the Colony are in beautiful condition, specifically designed to accomodate writers, and a fantastic bargain at $75 a night, most meals included.
http://www.williambernhardt.com/red_sneaker_wc/writing_retreats.php
 

June 26-June 29, 2018
West Coast Retreat

Corona del Mar CA 92647 (near Huntington Beach)
Bill will lead a five-day intensive workshop for writers at this beautiful oceanside location near Los Angeles, Anaheim and San Diego. Participants will submit work in advance for Bill to review. Each day the class will meet for 4-6 hours, plus free time to write. The content of the course will be tailored to participants.
http://www.williambernhardt.com/red_sneaker_wc/writing_retreats.php


July 6-10, 2018 
East Coast Writing Retreat

Dolliver' Neck Road
Gloucester MA 01930
Bill will lead a five-day intensive workshop at this beautiful coastal location near Boston and Rockport. Participants will submit work in advance for Bill to review. Each day the class will meet for 4-6 hours daily, including instruction from Bill as well as presentations by other published writers, plus free time to write. The content of the course will be tailored to participants. 
http://www.williambernhardt.com/red_sneaker_wc/writing_retreats.php


August 31-September 3, 2018
Red Sneaker Writers Conference
Bill organizes and speaks at this annual Labor Day writers conference in Oklahoma City, considered one of the leading (and most affordable) conferences in the nation.
http://www.redsneakerconf.com


September 22-23, 2018
Flathead River Writers Conference

Kalispell, Montana
Bill will speak and take private consultations, More details to follow.
http://writing.shawguides.com/FlatheadRiverWritersConference


September 26-30, 2018
Novelists Ink Conference
St. Petersburg FL
Bill will speak at the conference. More details to follow.
https://ninc.com/conferences/about-the-ninc-conference/