The Writers Circle Events

Guest Speakers, Writing Retreats, Mini-Workshops & More


May 9: Book Launch: AKMARAL By TWC Founder/Director Judith Lindbergh In-Person Event - FREE & Open to the Public

May 19: Spring Mini-Retreat at Lord Stirling Park in Basking Ridge, NJ - In-Person Event*

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Book Launch: AKMARAL by Founder/Director Judith Lindbergh

Thursday, May 9, 2024, 6:30 PM at the Millburn Public Library, Millburn, NJ

AKMARAL: a nomad woman warrior of the ancient Asian steppes must make peace with making war

From the author of THE THRALL’S TALE, praised by Pulitzer Prize winners Geraldine Brooks and Robert Olen Butler, comes a tale
inspired by Greek legends of Amazon women warriors and modern archaeological discoveries.

Judith will be in conversation with Art Historian and President of Friends of the Millburn Library Dorothy Kelly with live music provided by Cooper Davis & Friends.

This event is free and open to the public.


2024 Spring Mini-Retreat

at Lord Stirling Park, Basking Ridge, NJ
Get inspired by the beauty of spring with our one-day retreat

in a truly magical new setting.

Write in the comfort of the Environmental Education Center overlooking placid Branta Pond.

Take nature walks to inspire your writing.

Join us for creativity sparking prompts, meditation, and much more!

~Tuition includes breakfast and lunch~

Optional: Receive individual critiques on your work from one of TWC’s author-instructors.

Get away from the suburban hubbub and dedicate a day to your writing!

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2024 Spring Mini-Retreat at Lord Stirling Park

Lord Stirling Park Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Rd, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920, USA

May 19, 2024 - May 19, 2024 Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm $135.00 2024 Spring Mini-Retreat - in-person Register

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