November 27: All locations closed; no Bookmobile service.
November 28: Dayton's Bluff and West 7th libraries closed; no Bookmobile service.

Write It!

Write It! Your Novel or Your Life!Free writing workshops at the Merriam Park and Riverview libraries.

To register, please call or stop by the library.

Starting Your Writing Project at 55+

Thursday, September 25, 10:30 a.m.
Merriam Park Library, 1831 Marshall Ave, 651-642-0385

Discover creative writing tips and exercises for starting-and staying-with your writing project, no matter what it is!

Writing Your Life

Thursday, October 2, 10:30 a.m.
Merriam Park Library, 1831 Marshall Ave, 651-642-0385

Whether you want to write down your memories for family and friends or hope to publish a book-length memoir, discover how to tell your story.

A Novel (Writing) Idea

Saturday, October 4, 1 p.m.
Riverview Library, 1 E George St, 651-292-6626

Learn the core elements of crafting a novel and get started!

Writing Literary Science Fiction

Monday, October 6, 6:30 p.m.
Merriam Park Library, 1831 Marshall Ave, 651-642-0385

Learn techniques such as world-building and creating in-depth characters in a sci-fi world. All levels and interests welcome.

Led by Claire Stanford. Claire is a fiscal year 2014 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature; and by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. 

How to Write When Your Muse is Gone

Saturday, October 18, 1 p.m.
Riverview Library, 1 E George St, 651-292-6626

Discover how to generate ideas and plenty of good writing, even when you feel completely uninspired to sit down and write.

NaNoWriMo Write-In

Saturday, November 15, 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Riverview Library, 1 E George St, 651-292-6626

Join other writers of all levels to write together and share ideas and conversation.


 

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