Manzanita Arts Emporium is an exciting place for the visual, written, and spoken arts, and hosts classes, seminars, lectures, workshops, art events.
Manzanita Writers Press is a literary publisher and is a member of the Literary League of Calaveras County Arts Council, a non-profit arts organization. MWP was founded in 2009 to do the following:
Facilitate the Writers Unlimited critique group. Organize readings, events, and workshops. Network with writing communities across the state.
Publish local, regional, and other area writers, whether in launching a career, or nurturing a more experienced writer.
Assist selected project writers in procuring funding, editing and promotional services, and other needs of the publishing process.
Train/Mentor Volunteer Editors and staff members.
Sponsor and host Writers Workshops and Conferences in our region
Maintain a Writers Network with organizations across the country to assist our members