Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Fiction Tool Kit

April 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Wendy Low

Whatever kind of stories you aspire to tell—whether from life experience or imagination, whether short or novel length, realistic or fantastical, for children or adults—you’ll want to discover the tools… View More »

Intermediate Memoir

April 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Renée Schuls-Jacobson

This class is for those who have already started exploring their personal essays. Students will engage in an ongoing discussion of craft and technique, and work on the polishing and… View More »

Beginner

Poems Speak: Sound Out!

April 27, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

Do you enjoy performance poetry? Enliven your audience with a dazzling, audacious, or lyrical performance! You will have a chance to read your own poems and those of others as… View More »

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Intersections: A Close Look at How History & Culture Shape Our Identity, and How Experience & Imagination Allow Us to Make Sense of This Life

April 29, 2017
Instructor(s): M.J. Iuppa

This is a generative writing workshop. Participants will use free-writing exercises, revision, and in-depth feedback as tools to create creative nonfiction and poetry. Using professional models, the workshop will explore… View More »

Comedy Improvisation

May 01, 2017
Instructor(s): Megan Mack

If you enjoy the television show Whose Line Is It Anyway? this class is for you! You’ll learn the fundamentals of improvisation, including “yes, and,” teamwork, and developing a sense… View More »

Beginner

Thinking About the Next Phase of Life

May 01, 2017
Instructor(s): Kathleen Fraser

A three-part workshop for widows, widowers, divorced individuals, and others who have lost a long-term life partner. This interactive group will use short writing exercises, at-home writing assignments, readings, and… View More »

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Book Year: Memoir (application only)

May 02, 2017
Instructor(s): Gail Hosking

Dates: May 2, 2017 – May 1, 2018 Meets Bi-weekly You have an important story about your life that you need to tell and this class will help you tell… View More »

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Fictionalize This!

May 03, 2017
Instructor(s): Christopher Dehon

Make the step from journaling or story-telling to writing fiction. In this four-week class, students will learn how to transform material from their own lives into publishable short/flash fiction. There… View More »

Writing Aerobics Week 1: Tony Falzano

May 06, 2017
Instructor(s): Tony Falzano

Each Writing Aerobics session is a set of impromptu writing exercises, perfect for the experienced veteran looking for a new challenge, or for someone who has just started to explore… View More »

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Writing Aerobics: 7 Weeks

May 06, 2017
Instructor(s): Albert Abonado Tony Falzano Meags Downing Ryan Shepard Leslie Youngblood Christine Green Deb Sperling

Each Writing Aerobics session is a set of impromptu writing exercises, perfect for the experienced veteran looking for a new challenge, or for someone who has just started to explore… View More »

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