Cambrian: Arts & Events

Get acquainted with the Cambria Writers Workshop

The public can hear Cambria Writers Workshop writers read their work at a free reading from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at the Cambria Center for the Arts, 1350 Main St. For more information, call the center at 927-8190.

Founded in 1977 by Cambria resident and best-selling auther Helen Papashvily, whose novel “Anything Can Happen” was made into a film starring Jose Ferrer, the workshop has included published writers Catherine Ryan Hyde, Christopher Moore and the late Jean Brody, who ran a bookstore in Cambria for many years.

Writers workshop meetings are held from 9:30 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at the Joslyn Recreation Center, 950 Main St. Membership is by invitation only, but visitors are welcome to attend and encouraged to read if time allows. For more information, call Ivon Blum at 927-8172, or visit the Joslyn Center website at

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