December 5, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Navy spouse Jacey Eckhart/b>, coauthor of Stories Around the Table: Laughter, Wisdom, and Strength in Military Life is a featured performer at Performance With Purpose: A Veterans Showcase on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the DC Improv Comedy Club, 1140 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC. The performance begins at 7:30 PM Eastern and is sponsored by the The Armed Services Arts Partnership (ASAP).
December 6, 2018
Judy Davis, author of Right Side Up: Find Your Way When Military Life Turns You Upside Down, is the keynote speaker for the MilSpouseFest2018 event series, happening at ten military installations across the nation throughout the year. On December 6, 2018, Camp Lejeune-area military spouses will meet for a fun, interactive day with the theme “Inspire Change.” Using tips from her popular book, Judy will encourage military spouses to manage change in healthy ways. MilSpouseFest2018 events are free and open to all military spouses. Seats are limited.
March 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Jacey Eckhart, coauthor of Stories Around the Table: Laughter, Wisdom, and Strength in Military Life, is a presenter for the Military Spouse Employment Conference on March 14, 2019. The career-focused conference for military spouses takes place 9 AM–2 PM EST at the Virginia Beach Convention Center in Virginia Beach.
April 5 @ 8:00 am - April 6 @ 5:00 pm
Karen Pavlicin-Fragnito, publisher at Elva Resa and a current Independent Book Publishers Association national board member, will speak on two panels at IBPA’s Publishing University. She’ll join other industry experts to discuss educational publishing and special sales markets. Both sessions are geared toward intermediate-experienced publishers.
The premier educational event for indie and author publishers, Pub U will be held April 5-6, 2019, with pre-conference sessions on April 4, in Chicago.
Terri Barnes, senior editor at Elva Resa Publishing, author of Spouse Calls: Messages From a Military Life, and editor of N is for Never Forget, is the keynote speaker for the 8th Annual Teacher Recertification Institute at the Patriots Point Institute of History, Science and Technology on June 11, 2019. Taking place aboard the USS Yorktown in Charleston, South Carolina, the education conference is attended by K-12 teachers from across South Carolina.