Calendar

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Apr
6
Sat
Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker, Writers In Action Second Annual Conference: “Perfecting Your Craft”
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker
The Oyster and The Pearl – using your irritations to create gems in your writing PG&E Energy Education Center
6588 Ontario Road
San Luis Obispo, California 93405

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Mara Purl – Keynote Speaker, Writers In Action Second Annual Conference: "Perfecting Your Craft"April 6, 2019
9:00 – 5:00 pm

Presented by Central Coast Sisters in Crime for their second annual Writers in Action Conference! This year the focus is on Perfecting Your Craft, with a series of seminars and panels designed to inspire, support and kickstart your best authoring practices.

Begin the conference with Mara Purl’s “The Oyster and The Pearl” Keynote address, guaranteed to have you rethinking your worst moments and transforming them into gemstones that will have your writing sparkle.

Apr
11
Thu
Mara Purl – Guest Speaker “Cambria and Milford-Haven: Roots & Branches”
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Mara Purl – Guest Speaker
“Cambria and Milford-Haven: Roots & Branches”
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

 

Cambria Historical Society
2251 Center Street
Cambria, California 93428

Join best-selling author Mara Purl as she shares the extraordinary story of the founding of her fictional town Milford-Haven and its connection to Cambria. Milford-Haven, U.S.A. became a hit radio series on BBC, which led to a connection with Milford Haven, Wales, further illuminating a fascinating, intertwined history.

After her talk, Mara will be signing copies of her best-selling novels and novellas.

Jul
10
Wed
Christmas in July – Cozy/Sweet Hallmark Style
Jul 10 – Jul 15 all-day

Christmas in July – Cozy/Sweet Hallmark Style

Join award-winning author Mara Purl and other authors for this Christmas in July event!
Holidays are always fun and festive, and this event let’s us bring Christmas a little early.

Going to the beach or your favorite reading spot?
Pack your bag with these holiday eBooks!

When Angels Paint

Where an Angel’s On a Rope

Aug
19
Mon
Mara Purl – Featured Author on “The Authors Show”
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Mara Purl – Featured Author on “The Authors Show”
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 20 @ 2:00 pm

The Authors Show
Mara Purl interviewed by host Don McCauley
http://www.TheAuthorsShow.com

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/theauthorshow
Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheAuthorsShow

Mara Purl is interviewed about being named 2019 Top Female Author for Fiction and about her best-selling, ground-breaking series, The Milford-Haven Novels. Don McCauley, well-known for his probing questions as a radio talk show host, talks with Mara about the stories-behind-the stories of her best-selling saga, and asks the big questions: why does she write? What are her big goals? Why do her books make a difference? Mara will share insights into why her saga means so much to her readers, and how she created her multiple award-winning saga, the Milford-Haven Novels.

Sep
9
Mon
Milford-Haven Podcast Launch
Sep 9 all-day

Mara Purl
Milford-Haven Podcast Launch
September 9, 2019

 

 

 

 

Mara Purl – Writer & Producer
Join Mara for an on-line event celebrating the
new podcasts of the original audio drama
Milford-Haven USA!

Includes Cast, Crew, Bonus materials, and special Blog!

Website
www.MilfordHaven.com

Sep
14
Sat
Colorado Authors Hall of Fame – Inaugural Induction Ceremony
Sep 14 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

CO Authors Hall of FameColorado Authors Hall of Fame
Inaugural Induction Ceremony
September 14, 2019
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Courtyard Marriot Cheery Creek
1475 S. Colorado Blvd.
Denver, C 80228

Purchase tickets & find out all information here:
www.ColoradoAuthorsHallOfFame.org

Join founder Judith Briles, Mara Purl and other founding Board Members as they celebrate Colorado authors as they’ve never been celebrated before!

At this red-carpet event, a stellar list of inductees will receive gorgeous crystal glass awards and permanent membership in the very first Hall of Fame for Authors!

2019 Inductees:
Living Authors
Madeline Albright, Marilyn Ven Derbur Atler, Rex Burns, Margaret Coel, Clive Kessler, John Dunning, John Fielder, WC Jameson, Jerry Jenkins, Stephen King, Ann Parker, Helen Thorpe, Jill Tietjen, Kris Tualla, Connie Willis, Mary Taylor Young
Legacy Authors:
Sybil Downing, George Cory Franklin, Louis L’Amour, Minnie Reynolds, Ann Haymond Zwinger
Lifetime Achievement in Support of Authors:
Joyce Meskis

Oct
8
Tue
Mara Purl – Presenter – It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s (Another) Mystery!
Oct 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Mara Purl – Presenter – It’s a Book! It’s a Play! It’s (Another) Mystery!

October 8th, 2019 from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Mara Purl – Presenter (Author & Performer)

SLO NightWriters
Meeting held at
United Church of Christ
11235 Los Osos Valley Road
San Luis Obispo, California

SLO NightWriters Website
http://www.slonightwriters.org/October-2019

Oct
11
Fri
Mara Purl – Guest Speaker: “Cambria and Milford-Haven: Roots & Branches”
Oct 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Mara Purl – Guest Speaker
“Cambria and Milford-Haven: Roots & Branches”
October 11 @ 12:00 Noon

Mara Purl – Guest Speaker
Cambria and Milford-Haven: Roots & Branches
Cambria Rotary
Cambria Pines Lodge
2905 Burton Drive
Cambria, California 93428

https://portal.clubrunner.ca/2823

Join best-selling author Mara Purl as she shares the extraordinary story of the founding of her fictional town Milford-Haven and its connection to Cambria. Milford-Haven, U.S.A. became a hit radio series on BBC, which led to a connection with Milford Haven, Wales, further illuminating a fascinating, intertwined history.

After her talk, Mara will be signing copies of her best-selling novels and novellas.

Oct
15
Tue
Mara Purl – Featured Author on “Red River Radio No Limits”
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Mara Purl – Featured Author on “Red River Radio No Limits”
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm –  4:00 pm Pacific

No Limits Radio Show
Mara Purl interviewed by host Barbara Hodges
https://www.blogtalkradio.com/rrradio/2019/05/21/red-river-radios-no-limits-with-barbara-m-hodges

Mara Purl is interviewed about her trail-blazing Milford-Haven Novels, and about their unique setting in California’s Central Coast by a fellow Central Coast author and radio interviewer.

Oct
19
Sat
Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson: Stories & Book Signing
Oct 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson
Stories & Book Signing
Saturday, October 19th 10:00 am – 12:00pm

Mara Purl – Presenter & Author
Rolynn Anderson – Presenter & Author
Starbucks
924 West Branch Street
Arroyo Grande, California 93420

Starbucks Website

Saturday, October 19, 2019
10:00am – 12:00pm

Mara Purl & Rolynn Anderson

Join these two dynamic, best-selling authors for in the inside scoop on their latest books!

Mara will be signing the latest in her Milford-Haven series, When the Heart Listens – a reader-requested prequel that tells the story of her artist-protagonist before she moved to the small coastal town she now calls home.

Rolynn will be signing the latest in her series, When Mountains Fall, a spicy travel romantic adventure.
Both Mara and Rolynn are favorite authors on the Central Coast, and both have behind-the-scenes stories that will amuse and amaze!

Book Signing & Light refreshments