Saturday September 9th, 2017
Gates open at 11:00 AM

Our keynote speaker this year is award-winning author Nino Ricci. Please join us for an evening of words & music with Nino Ricci on stage with musical guests Great Lake Swimmers contributing original music, songs, stories and poems inspired by his literary work.

Other ticketed events include an evening on the New Farm with Brent Preston, Gillian Flies, and Chef Carl Heinrich of Richmond Station, as well as a guided hike and nature/travel writing workshop with author Nicola Ross.

Featured Authors

Special Guests

Event Moderators

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Tish Cohen
Basil Guinane
Simon Heath
Vish Khanna
Antanas Sileika

Words in the Woods is grateful for the support of our sponsors who make this event possible.

Cheryl MacLaurin & Rob McAleer
...and also those who wish to remain anonymous. Thank you.