The Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop sold out in less than six hours, but there's plenty of opportunity to join in the fun. Three events are free and open to the public. The University of Dayton’s Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop sold out in less than six hours, with more than 350 writers expected to make the journey to Dayton from all parts of the country, Canada and even Spain for the March 31-April 2 laughfest.
University of Dayton. "Come One, Come All" (2016). http://wayback.archive-it.org/4727/20160412235441/https://www.udayton.edu/news/articles/2016/03/three_free_erma_events.php