If you live in Montreal and work as a writer (or something related), you might be interested in this networking event sponsored by six professional associations.
As the announcement notes:
"Organized by the Montreal Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC-Montreal), this networking event is co-sponsored by:
(o) American Medical Writers Association (AMWA), Canada Chapter
(o) Editor’s Association of Canada (EAC), Quebec/Atlantic Branch
(o) Professional Writers’ Association of Canada (PWAC), Quebec
(o) Quebec Writers’ Federation (QWF)
(o) Association of English-language Publishers of Quebec (AELAQ)
The organizers promise that food will be served and will offer a cash bar.
Thursday, May 22nd 2008, 7:00–9:00pm
Hotel Europa, 1240 Drummond, Montreal
Cost: None (though drinks will be additional)
For more information, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.