The Mahopac Writers Ongoing Workshop – Event Type: Weekly workshop for writers. Start Time: 6:45 PM End Time: 8:45 PM Description: A self-managed/peer support writing workshop. No age limit. No genre limits. (There may be some limit on taste, ie, in favor of ‘good taste’, in language and subject matter.) Bring your writing, read and discuss it with other writers. –You might be limited to six minutes for reading and five minutes for discussion, as per time limitations. We also discuss general writing issues. Library: Mahopac Public Library Location: Periodicals Room (2nd floor) Contact: Vin Dacquino 845-206-7703 Presenter: Vincent Dacquino
668 Route Six
Mahopac, NY 10541
ONGOING: Vin Dacquino to host Veterans' Writing Workshop MonthlyJuly 31, 2018
Author Vin Dacquino will be hosting studio workshop for veterans on the first Wednesday of each month from 6 pm to 8 pm at the Patterson Recreation Center. All veterans are welcome to attend. Experience is not necessary. Admission is free. Join us every month to share your work
John F. Bourges, Program Coordinator
The PFC Joseph P. Dwyer
VET2VET Program of Putnam County
'MAKE IT MATTER..., ONE VETERAN AT A TIME'
P.O. Box 574
Brewster, NY 10509
845-278-VETS (8387)Pace University Conference Center
Writers' Circle at WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGESeptember 11, 2018
Vin Dacquino will be offering a new class at WCC titled, "THE WRITERS' CIRCLE." This course will offer writers an opportunity to share written work, written for pleasure or publishing, in a non-threatening environment of fellow writers. The instructor, published author Vin Dacquino, will also offer editorial advice in the classroom and in one-to-one emails. Six consecutive classes will be held on Wednesdays starting Sept 11, 2018 and ending on Wed. Oct 16. CANCELLEDWestchester Community College
Annual Fall Back Into Scouting at Veterans Memorial ParkSeptember 15, 2018
Author Vin Dacquino will discuss Sybil Ludington with over 75 girl scouts and their parents and group leaders on Saturday, Sept 15 at 12:30 pm at the Veterans Memorial Park on Gipsy Trail Road in Carmel, NY.
Dacquino to Speak at Putnam Valley Historical Society's Halloween EventOctober 24, 2018
On Wednesday, October 24th, the Putnam Valley Historical Society will feature Vin Dacquino, author of Hauntings of the Hudson River Valley: An Investigative Journey at their annual Halloween program at 7:00 pm. The event will be held at the schoolhouse museum on Peekskill Hollow Road.
Putnam Valley Historical Society
301 Peekskill Hollow Road
P.O. Box 297
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
Freight House Cafe' to Become Fright HouseOctober 26, 2018
Author Vin Dacquino will haunt the Freight House on Saturday, October 26 with his tales of the supernatural. rumor has it he will reveal the ghosts who haunt the cafe'. A regular and special menu will be offered which will of course include a selection of wines and beers. Festivities begin at 7. The cafe' is located on Route 6 in Mahopac just south of the intersection of Rt. 6 and Rt. 6N
Dacquino to conduct workshop for BOCES Career DayNovember 16, 2018
Author Vin Dacquino will be offering a workshop on writing as a career for high school students at the BOCES Annual Career Conference to be held on Friday November 16, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 11:30 PM. The goal of the day is to have speakers use their life experiences to help high school students raise an awareness about all the opportunities that exist within the students fields of interest upon graduating from HS.Southern Westchester BOCES
65 Grasslands Road,
Vin to Host Writing Gala for VET2VET ProgramNovember 17, 2018
Vin will be a host in the writing portion of the Second Annual Veterans Art, Music and Writing Gala to be held at the Studio Around the Corner on 67 Main Street, Brewster NY. The Writing segment will be held on Saturday, Nov. 18 from 2 PM until 4 PM. and is open to the public.
Young Authors Master ClassDecember 4, 2018
The Master Class is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018 at P/NW BOCES.BOCES Education Center
BOCES Young Authors Conference: WRITING BEYOND LIMITSMarch 12, 2019
Young Authors Conference, Writing BEYOND LIMITS is scheduled for Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at Westchester Community College. The snow date is March 13.
Workshop #2: Finding Your Writing Niche'
Presenter: Vin Dacquino
Are you a novelist, short story writer, poet, lyricist? Do you write for children or adults? What are your writing strengths and weaknesses? In this interactive workshop, your writing skills will be put to a test. Bring your pen and paper or laptop and a willingness to test your limits and share the results.Westchester Community College
Dacquino to Speak at Keeler's Tavern Garden House in Fairfield, Conn.April 21, 2019
Vince Dacquino to introduce his new book at The Garden House at the Keeler Tavern Museum. the date has been tentatively set for Sunday, April 21. Details to follow.
Bus Trip for Fulmar Road fourth graders hosted by Vin DacquinoApril 25, 2019
Vin Dacquino will once again take fourth grade students from Fulmar Road School in Mahopac, NY, on a Sybil Ludington bus trip. The tour will include the Red Mills Park, The Veterans' Museum, Sybil's former home and mill site, a one-room schoolhouse, and Sybil's statue. The trip is planned for April 25 and 26, 2019Fulmar road elementary School
Mahopac, , NY 10541http://maps.google.com/maps?z=16&daddr=Fulmar+road++Mahopac,++NY+10541+
Vin Dacquino to appear on LOCALLY SOURCEDApril 26, 2019
Vin Dacquino to appear on LOCALLY SOURCED, a Comcast Channel 8 production hosted by Armanda Famiglietti. the show will tape on April 26, 2019 and air shortly thereafter. Dacquino will discuss his newly released book on Sybil Ludington published by History Press.
Dacquino to Speak at Tompkins Corners Cultural CenterApril 28, 2019
Vin Dacquino will speak on Sunday, April 28. 2019 about his new book on Sybil Ludington at the Tompkins Corners Cultural Center. Details to follow.
729 Peekskill Hollow Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10579
phone: (845) 528-7280 email: email@example.com
2018 Edition of On MY MIND to include Dacquino introductionMay 15, 2019
Vin Dacquino has agreed to write the introduction to the highly acclaimed, ON MY MIND book of collected works by high school students. The Book Launch will be held on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at Kennedy/Catholic High School in Somers.