Welcome to Hamilton Mountain Writers’ Guild! The members of the Guild welcome and assist new and seasoned writers in the Hamilton, Ontario area. The Guild has evolved into a non-profit organization with approximately sixty local writers cared for by a Board of Directors, various sub-committees and writing team leaders.

Hamilton Mountain Writers’ Guild is an inclusive, welcoming space for authors of all backgrounds, voices, perspectives and experiences. We do not tolerate opinions that exclude based on ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and religion.  Hamilton Mountain Writers Guild maintains a place of dignity, safety, and respect for all writers.  

Beginning October 5th, 2022 we will resume in-person meetings as a Guild.  Our meeting place, the Hamilton Mountain Terryberry Library, is now open. The meetings will be open to everyone; full members, associate members and walk-ins. All are welcome.

Meeting time: 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Meeting dates: Wednesday

January 11th and 25th

February 8th and 22nd

March 8th and 22nd

Our six writing groups meet regularly on zoom or other platforms to workshop and develop writing skills. Please contact Board of Directors Chair Stan Barber at s_barber@live.ca or Membership Chair Anita Joldersma at anitajoldersma@gmail.com. Local writers are welcome to join!

Note: Members page is only accessible to logged in members & Membership is granted to people who have been to our guild meetings. The Board reserves the right to deny or revoke membership as necessary.