Judy Bridges, writing mentor and founder of the Redbird Studio writing center in Milwaukee launches her new book in November. “Shut Up & Write” is the story of the writers she has mentored, and what she learned from them.

1. Thursday, November 11th, 7 p.m., join Bridges along with Annie Chase, Carol Wobig, Bert Kelly, Felicity Librie and Pam Parker for “Redbird Rocks” at The Marian Center. The event takes place in the Main floor Social Room.
3195 S. Superior St., Milwaukee

2. Thursday, November 18th, 7 p.m., join Bridges for “NaNoWriMo” at Boswell Book Shop. Featuring novelists Shauna Singh Baldwin, Doug Jacobson, Karen McQuestion and Jeannee Sacken.
2559 N. Downer Avenue, Milwaukee

3. Wednesday, December 1, 7 p.m. It’s time for “Rising Stars” at Next Chapter Book Store. Judy Bridges, with Robert Vaughan, Laurel Landis, Sara Rattan and Sheila Hanrahan.
10976 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon

The Redbird Studio is located at 3195 S. Superior Street #205, Milwaukee, WI, 53207