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January 2019

Festival of Fiction

Hosted by Rylie Day

January 26 @ 9:30 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Book Marketing

Hosted by Amy Collins

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 2: Bring Your Characters to Life: in Fiction, Nonfiction, or Memoir

Hosted by Alex Sanchez

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Poetry Camp

Hosted by Tokeya Graham & Sarah Freligh & Chen Chen & Albert Abonado

January 28 @ 7:00 pm - February 1 @ 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Exploring the Healing Power of Personal Writing

Hosted by Karen vanMeenen

January 28 @ 7:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Blogging 101

Hosted by Jane Sutter

January 29 @ 6:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Books Rock! FULL SERIES

Hosted by Chris Fanning & Leslie Youngblood & Alex Sanchez

January 31 @ 5:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Books Rock! Harry Potter

Hosted by Chris Fanning

January 31 @ 5:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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February 2019

Kickoff party for 19th year of “Rochester Reads”

Hosted by Writers & Books

February 1 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Veterans Writing Group

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February 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 3: Writing Exercises

Hosted by Nina Alvarez

February 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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The Twenty-Fifth Poem: Poetry Manuscripts and Chapbooks

Hosted by Sarah Freligh

February 4 @ 6:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Science Fiction

Hosted by Robert Tyler

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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The Magician’s Cape

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February 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Enter Stage Write: The 10-minute Play

Hosted by Paula Marchese

February 9 @ 10:30 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 4: Crafting Conflict: How to make your characters hurt and your readers care

Hosted by Brian Wood

February 9 @ 11:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Social Media for Writers

Hosted by Jane Sutter

February 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Talking Shop: Writing & Editing Fiction

Hosted by Brian Wood

February 12 @ 7:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Creating Memory Maps For Memoir

Hosted by Gail Hosking

February 13 @ 2:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Why should I care? How to Create Compelling Characters

Hosted by Alex Sanchez

February 16 @ 10:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 5: Writing Exercises

Hosted by Anaïs Salibian

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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FULL WEEK: Fun with Fiction Writing & Comedy Improv

Hosted by Rylie Day & Julie Donofrio

February 18 @ 9:00 am - February 21 @ 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Fun with Fiction Writing

Hosted by Rylie Day

February 18 @ 9:00 am - February 20 @ 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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FLASH! Fiction & Photography

Hosted by Juliana Muniz

February 18 @ 9:00 am - February 22 @ 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Where’s My Hogwarts Letter? Harry Potter for Adults

Hosted by Writers & Books

February 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Comedy Improv

Hosted by Julie Donofrio

February 21 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Stories ROC!

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February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 6: Writing from Folk Tales

Hosted by Didrik Söderström

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Books Rock! The Hate U Give

Hosted by Leslie Youngblood

February 28 @ 5:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Poetry and the Natural World

Hosted by Marna Rossi

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Journals, Life, and Writing

Hosted by Nancy Steinkamp

February 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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March 2019

How to Find an Agent

Hosted by Alexandra Levick

March 2 @ 10:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 7: Writing from Photographs

Hosted by Karen vanMeenen

March 2 @ 11:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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I Drink and I Know Things: Game of Thrones

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March 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Writing Flash Nonfiction

Hosted by Gail Hosking

March 5 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Writing Mysteries and Thrillers

Hosted by Daniel Annechino

March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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As Iron to Iron: Advanced Fiction Workshop

Hosted by Steven Huff

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Blogging 201

Hosted by Jane Sutter

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Writing More With Less

Hosted by Brian Wood

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 8: Writing Exercises

Hosted by Meags Downing

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Disrupted Narratives: Telling a Story Slant

Hosted by July Westhale

March 16 @ 10:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Mini-Workshop 9: Writing Exercises

Hosted by Javi Mason

March 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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We’re F*#!ed: Dystopian Fiction

Hosted by Writers & Books

March 18 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Books Rock! Graphic Novel TBD

Hosted by Alex Sanchez

March 21 @ 5:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Stories ROC!

Hosted by Writers & Books

March 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Master Class with Omar El Akkad

Hosted by Omar El Akkad

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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April 2019

Taste of Writers & Books, Ages 7-9

Hosted by Writers & Books

April 15 @ 9:00 am - April 19 @ 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Monday: Comedy Improvisation

Hosted by Julie Donofrio

April 15 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Taste of Writers & Books, Ages 10-13

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April 15 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Monday: Poetry Doodles

Hosted by Marna Rossi

April 15 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Tuesday: Black Panther & Afrofuturism

Hosted by Almeta Whitis

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Tuesday: Start Your Story

Hosted by Rylie Day

April 16 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Wednesday: World Building

Hosted by Rylie Day

April 17 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Wednesday: Young Storytellers

Hosted by Judy Decroce

April 17 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Thursday: Hogwarts Day One

Hosted by Chris Fanning & Private: Sarah Brown & Rylie Day & Private: Michelle LaVarnway

April 18 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Thursday: Bookmaking Extravaganza

Hosted by Laura Jackett

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Stories ROC!

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April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Friday: Rebels, Leaders, & Innovators

Hosted by Alexa Scott-Flaherty

April 19 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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Friday: Hogwarts Day Two

Hosted by Chris Fanning & Private: Sarah Brown & Rylie Day

April 19 @ 9:00 am
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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May 2019

Writing the Self and Nature through the Work of Emily Dickinson

Hosted by Karen vanMeenen & Patricia Roth Schwartz

May 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607 United States
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