BATW Events

Lee Foster Photography Award – Call for Submissions

The competition will be held every other year in honor of Foster, who died last July.

BATW July Event: Podcasting for Pros with NPR’s Tom Wilmer

Wilmer is the winner of six SATW Lowell Thomas Awards and a pioneer in podcasting.

BATW Bonus Event for July: An Evening with Don George

Co-sponsored by Book Passage, Don will share stories of his travels to some 90 countries and six continents.

Zoom Recording: May’s Meeting Featuring Don George on Writing for Travel Anthologies

George talked about the editing process, what editors are looking for, and what could cause a piece to be rejected.

Jack London State Historic Park to Host BATW June 13

Jack London’s love of travel and gift for writing make this a natural location for BATW’s meeting.

May 12 Meeting: Don George on Writing for Anthologies

Celebrated travel writer offers insider tips on what editors want and don’t want.

Meetings: BATW Book Bonanza…and Beyond

Upcoming meetings include three major zoom events and an in-person meeting June 13 in Jack London State Park.

BATW Cooking Class:  The Rutabaga Begs Inclusion

MJ Pramik has a tasty take on our February cooking class with Chef Linda Carucci.

BATW Blogging Event: Recap

March zoom event featured plenty of tips for travel bloggers.

March 6 Meeting: Blog Day Afternoon

Our expert panel will offer ideas and insight to help you reach a wider audience with your blog.

What’s on the Menu? BATW Hosts Cooking Demo February 10

Famed author/chef Linda Carucci shows us how to make a meal from our pantry and freezer.

BATW’s Annual Membership Meeting Set For Jan. 13

A time to celebrate the accomplishments of 2020 and plan for an invigorating new year.

BATW Book Launch Event Now on Video

BATW’s sixth anthology celebrates travel stories from five continents and more than a few islands, on land and at sea.

Mix, Shake, and Sip: Whisky Tasting & Cocktail Making with BATW

A recap of two of BATW’s most spirited fall offerings.

BATW Book Launch and Awards Party December 3

Join us for an evening of festivities, member readings, awards and more.

Save the Date for a Two-Part ‘Spirited’ Adventure

November BATW events include whiskey tasting and cocktail crafting class.

Recap: Oct. 6 Recording of Responsible Travel Zoom

Zoom recording is second part of our discussion on responsible travel with industry experts.

Zoom Event October 6: Responsible Travel During COVID-19 Part 2

Zoom event is second part of our discussion on responsible travel with industry experts.