writing

Adult Writing Group

Monday, February 17 6:00 PM
South Boulevard (formerly Scaleybark)

Share samples of personal work of all types including fiction, essays, poetry, narrative, biography, or nonfiction in this interactive creative writing group. Participants will select readings from their works and hear feedback from peers in an informal setting.

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Finding Home: Where Do I Belong?

Sunday, February 16 2:00 PM
Main Library

Join this community conversation to discuss what it means to belong and how we define and find home for ourselves. Writers of all experience levels are welcome to join. There will be discussion prompts and writing, with an opportunity to share your work.

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Adult Poetry Club

Wednesday, January 20 11:00 AM
Independence Regional

Join us for an interactive poetry club, share and create original pieces, recite your favorite poetry, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others. This poetry club is held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.

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Story Explorers: Author Visit

Thursday, March 5 4:00 PM
Matthews

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! In March, we welcome author Sarah Bowlin as she shares her book, Cricket Catches the Travel Bug.

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Independence Writers Group

Saturday, January 16 10:00 AM
Independence Regional

An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if three to eight copies of materials to be critiqued are provided. The group meets on the third Saturday of the month.

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