Wondering about the status of a literary event? See below for cancellations and postponements.
Don't see yours listed? Check with organizers for latest.
Please note, all UNC-system events for more than 100 people are cancelled indefinitely.
All NCWN-West Events for May are cancelled (www.ncwriters-west.org)
Downtown Books & News
Re-opening Tuesday, May 19, with restrictions: only five customers in store at one time; staff and customers must wear masks. Order 24/7 online, or by phone, 1-828-253-8654.
Malaprop's Bookstore & Cafe
Re-opening Tuesday, May 19, with restrictions. Browsing by appointment only (Buncombe County residents only); staff and customers must wear masks. Order 24/7 online, or by phone, 1-828-254-6734, between hours of 10:00 am and 6:00 pm. Free shipping on media mail or orders over $50. Free downtown delivery. $2 delivery to Buncombe County.
NCWN Asheville Writers
All events cancelled until further notice.
The Flatiron Writers Room
All in-person prograrms cancellled, some converting to online format, check website.
The Thomas Wolfe Society
May annual meeting cancelled; possibly postponed until fall 2020 or spring 2021.
Writers' Morning Out
Monthly meeting cancelled until further notice.
Coffee with the Poets and Writers
May - Cancelled.
Durham County Public Libraries
All locations closed to the public until further notice.
Online shipping only until further notice.
The Regulator Bookshop
All events cancelled until further notice. Order online 24/7.
All in-person events cancelled until further notice. Curbside/phone in orders only for forseeable future.
The Winston-Salem Writers
All face-to-face events cancelled until furthter notice. Submissions for Flying South and the 10-Minute Play Contest will continue to operate normally.
Greensboro Bound Literary Festival
Cancelled for 2020.
Greensboro Public Libraries
All library events cancelled indefinitely.
Shipping only. Order by phone 10:00 am - 5:00 pm M-F. Order online 24/7.
Murder We Write - High Point Chapter
March, April, May programming - Cancelled.
NCWN Regional Group
May event - Cancelled.
Blue Ridge Books
Open Monday-Saturday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
NCWN Henderson County Regional Events
All events for May ("Bleeding Lessons," "The Company of Writers," and "Open Mic") - Cancelled
City Lights Bookstore
All May events - Postponed
Studio closed. May events cancelled. Weekly prompts on website and through newsletter.
Park Road Books
Curbside pick-up available, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm. Free shipping for orders over $30. Check website for event updates.
The Charlotte Writers' Club
May meeting - Cancelled.
The Country Bookshop
Free shipping to Moore County address and all orders over $50. Otherwise, standard shipping available.
- In-store events in May - Cancelled
Chapel Hill Public Library
Closed until further notice.
Sales floor closed. Phone orders 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Tues-Sat. Order online 24/7. Curbside pick-up or local delivery available. $1 shipping for orders over $25. All events on hold until further notice.
Remainder of 2019-2020 season cancelled.
ORANGE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Book drops open in Carborro and Hillsborough (late fees waived). Staff on call at 919-245-2525 (press 2). Free DVD and book shelf outside Hillsborough Main Library.
The Burwell School & Historic Site
Closed until May 15; expanding online presence.
12th Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Prize
March 29 - Postponed to September 20.
Quail Ridge Books
All in-person events cancelled or postponed untitl further notice. Some online events happening (check website). Order online 24/7; free media mail shipping on eligible items. Beginnign May 11, in-store browsing available by appointment.
Foggy Pine Books
Closed to the public. Online ordering, free local delivery, and curbside pick-up available.
Room for Poetry
In-person meetings cancelled until further notice.
Festival of 10-Minute Plays
Tree City Playhouse, Sylvania - Cancelled
Hub City Book Project
Sales floor closed. Curbside pick-up, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm; home delivery within 5 miles; free shipping. Programs suspended.
Spring classes resumed April 18 online.