Northwest NEWS

April 12, 1999


'Write Out Loud'

   Redmond will hold its second annual literary arts festival--"Write Out Loud!"--during the week of April 17-24.

   Scheduled events begin with a literary workshop April 17 at 2 p.m. at the Redmond Library. A reception featuring local authors, Sherry Rind and Elisabeth DeVos, will be held April 19 at 7 p.m. at the Anderson Park Adair House, 7802 168th Ave. NE.

   A young writers' celebration is planned for April 21 at Borders Books at Redmond Town Center at 4 p.m. The Redmond Library will be the site of a Library Coffeehouse Reading April 22 at 7 p.m.

   Big prize money will be up for grabs at the Spoken Word Workshop and Poetry Slam April 23 at the Old Firehouse Teen Center, 16510 NE 179th at 4 p.m. Closing night festivities will be held April 24 at Victor's Coffee Company, 7993 Gilman, at 7 p.m.

   For information, call (425) 556-2392, or e-mail to