2018 Officers / Board Members


The Bayou Writers Group is headed by a board of directors consisting of the following officers:

2018 Elected Positions:
President – Randy Dupre’
Vice President – Cory Conner
Treasurer – Pamela Thibodeaux
Secretary – Joyce Craft
Historian – Tesa Hine
Publicist – Pam Thibodeaux
Member-at-Large – Beverly Martin
Editor of Bayou Buzz Newsletter – Pam Thibodeaux

Appointed Positions:
Web Master – Pam Thibodeaux
Conference Chair – Peggy Borel
Membership – Pam Thibodeaux

(Elections will be held at the December 2018 Meeting for 2019 Board Members)

Membership Application

Monthly Meetings are at the Carnegie Library, 311 Pujo Street, Lake Charles, LA. We meet on the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM – 12:00 noon unless the regular meeting day falls on a holiday. After our meetings, we adjourn to a local restaurant for good food and fellowship.

Download, print and fill out the BAYOU WRITERS GROUP MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION 2017 (below).

You can turn it in at one of our meetings or mail it (with your check) to:
Bayou Writers’ Group
Attn: Membership CoOrdinator
P.O. Box 1402
Lake Charles, LA 70602

OR Pay Via PayPal using the option below

Membership Fee is $25.00 per year. If paid in January – June = $25. 

If paid in July – Dec. = $12.50 All memberships expire Dec. 31 of current year. 

*Please note that a transaction fee of $1.00 will be added if paid online.

Register today!

(Can't afford the dues? Check out our Scholarship Application below!)



Don't Forget to Send us Your Application !

BWG Scholarship Application

If you or someone you know would benefit from attending our annual conference OR joining our group but can't afford the fees, Bayou Writers Group issues up to 4 scholarships annually (2 membership & 2 conference). Download and complete the application and either mail or email according to the directions. 

BWG Scholarship Guidelines-Application 2018 (doc)


BWG By-Laws

Bylaws 2018 - FINAL (pdf)


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