Check in regularly for upcoming classes, workshops, readings, and events. Read below for the Fall 2019 Schedule!

SPOOKY STORIES WORKSHOP
El Cerrito Library
6510 Stockton Ave
10/23/19, 3:30-4:30pm
FREE!
Do spooky, scary, suspenseful tales enchant and excite? Would you like to create some of your own? Then this is the workshop for you! Come fill the page with tales of ghosts, haunted houses, witches, goblins, zombies, and other supernatural phenomena and “curious incidents.” Thrills and chills will inspire our creative journey!

NaNoWriMo FLASH! FICTION WORKSHOP
Berkeley Public Library, North Branch
1170 The Alameda
Saturday 11/16/19, 3:00-4:15 pm
FREE!
In this workshop, participants will be introduced to the exciting genre of flash fiction. This style of writing demands brevity, prioritizing intensity of vision over plot and character development. It serves as an exciting and accessible point of entry for those overwhelmed by the thought of writing a full-length story and as a catalyst to spur further creative efforts. Prompts will be provided and writing will be encouraged!

COLLAGE POETRY MASHUP
Providence Public Library @ Grace Episcopal Church
175 Mathewson Street, Providence, RI
Sunday 1/ 5 /20, 2: 00 -3:00 pm
FREE!
Explore the art of found and made poetry. We will mine magazines, newspapers, and previously published poetry to create word and image collages, cross-out poems, and poetry mashups. This workshop is great for families, best suited for kids ages 8 and up.

TWEENS & TEENS CREATIVE WRITING MEET-UP
El Cerrito Library
6510 Stockton Ave
Tuesday 2/11, 3:30-4:30pm
FREE!
Join other writers ages 10 and up to work on creative efforts of all kinds in a supportive, stimulating, and fun environment. Write based on a given prompt, freewrite as inspired, or do your own thing! Share your work with the group or just write or journal quietly. All genres welcome and no writing experience necessary. Snacks provided!

TWEENS & TEENS CREATIVE WRITING MEET-UP
El Cerrito Library
6510 Stockton Ave
Tuesday 4/14, 3:30-4:30pm
FREE!
Join other writers ages 10 and up to work on creative efforts of all kinds in a supportive, stimulating, and fun environment. Write based on a given prompt, freewrite as inspired, or do your own thing! Share your work with the group or just write or journal quietly. All genres welcome and no writing experience necessary. Snacks provided!

COLLAGE POETRY MASHUP
Hercules Public Library
109 Civic Drive
Wednesday 4/22/20, 3:30-4:15 pm
FREE!
Explore the art of found and made poetry. We will mine magazines, newspapers, and previously published poetry to create word and image collages, cross-out poems, and poetry mashups. This workshop is for children, tweens, teens, adults, and families: best suited for kids ages 6 and up.

COLLAGE POETRY MASHUP
Berkeley Public Library
Central Branch, 2090 Kittredge Street
Friday 4/24/20, 3:30-4:30 pm
FREE!
Explore the art of found and made poetry. We will mine magazines, newspapers, and previously published poetry to create word and image collages, cross-out poems, and poetry mashups. This workshop is great for families and will be held in the Children’s area – best suited for kids ages 6 and up.