Fall Writers Workshop - Poetry

This poetry class is for everyone...from the lover of poetry who wants to learn how to appreciate the art even more, the beginning poet who wants to improve their craft, and for seasoned writers.

Julie Moore is the Writing Center Director and Associate Professor of English at Cedarville University.  Moore's poems have appeared in over one hundred publications and she has received numerous awards and recognitions.  Many of her poems have been read on public radio stations and she regularly fills in for Conrad Balliet, host of "Conrad's Corner," a 90-second poetry segment, on WYSO, 91.3 FM, out of Yellow Springs, Ohio. 

Saturday, September 27, from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Springboro Branch

Ages 16 and up.  Bring paper and pen/pencil. Program is free.  Reservations are required by calling 937-748-3200.


Fall Writers Workshop - Symbols

...part English Lit class, part Writing class

Look at some of the most famous authors and how they used symbols to transform their ordinary stories into memorable works of classic literature, while learning how you can do the same.

Katrina Kittle is the author of Traveling Light, Two Truths and a Lie, The Kindness of Strangers, and The Blessings of the Animals.  The Kindness of Strangers was a BookSense pick and the winner of the 2006 Great Lakes Book Award for Fiction.

Springboro Branch
Saturday, September 20, from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Ages 16 & up.  Bring paper and pen/pencil. Program is free.  Reservations required by calling 937-748-3200.


Carpe Plume! Seize the Pen

With local artist Ann Bain you will:

~ Consider the relationship of "hand" writing to meaningful prose and poetry.

~ Explore the history of "hand" writing and its importance today as a fine art.

~ Take a line for a walk.  Explore and develop your own "hand" writing.

Saturday, August 23, from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Springboro Library Branch

Ages 12 & up.  All materials are provided.  

Reservations required by calling 937-748-3200.


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