Winter 2020 Workshops

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The Elements of Fiction **NEW Homeschool**

The Elements of Fiction **NEW Homeschool**

Mondays, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 8-12
If you can’t wait to turn the page, the writer has succeeded in telling you a great story. What does it take to develop characters, settings, dialogue, and plot elements that have you on the edge of your seat? This workshop answers those questions and more! We’ll breakdown the parts... Read More...

The Elements of Fiction

The Elements of Fiction

Tuesdays, 3:15 pm - 5:15 pm 9-12
If you can’t wait to turn the page, the writer has succeeded in telling you a great story. What does it take to develop characters, settings, dialogue, and plot elements that have you on the edge of your seat? This workshop answers those questions and more! We’ll breakdown the parts... Read More...

It's Your Thing

It’s Your Thing

Tuesdays, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm 12 - 17
Words rule, of course – but it’s what you do with them that counts. Whether you’re writing a rock opera or a short story, an investigative report or sci-fi novel, the words you choose and your personal experience matter. We’re looking for writers who are ready to demand more from... Read More...

The Art of Poetry

The Art of Poetry

Wednesday - Wednesdays, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm 11-14
Strap on your shoes and grab your notebook – we’re looking for writing inspiration right in our own neighborhood! Every week, we’ll journey to Fort Tryon and often venture into The Cloisters to seek out our subjects. Every beautiful tapestry, fantastical animal, and historical artifact is up for grabs –... Read More...

Poetry Playground **NEW!!!**

Poetry Playground **NEW!!!**

Thursday - Thursdays, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 8-13
Come play with words! Of all writing, Poetry is the most infinitely creative; it can break all the rules or revel in them. From free-verse to sonnets, spells to songs, Poetry is the tool that processes our ideas and experiences through imagination. Great poets will be our guides as we... Read More...

Girls Rising

Girls Rising

Fridays, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm 10-15
Girls, it's time. Time to be smart, time to be creative, time to let your voice be heard! Every girl has a story that she needs to shout from the mountain tops-- that includes you. Come write, discuss, and revel in what you love, in what inspires you, and discover... Read More...

Game Masters **NEW!!**

Game Masters **NEW!!**

Saturdays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 8-11
Whether it’s throwing the dice, shuffling cards or plotting your next move, everyone loves to play games. In this workshop we are taking it a step further – you’ll invent your own game. Create your own characters, design the setting and develop the plot, then we’ll apply these elements into... Read More...

POW! Writing and Drawing Comics

POW! Writing and Drawing Comics

Saturdays, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm 10-14
Get ready to run faster and jump higher, one frame at a time! Together we’re taking your stories and transforming them into comics. You’ll take an ordinary day (or the wildest story you can imagine) and use comic-book language, illustration, and frames to share with everyone the next super-adventure. You... Read More...

Zine Machine **NEW!!!**

Zine Machine **NEW!!!**

Sundays, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 10-14
Before YouTube and podcasts, there was a surefire way to let people know all about what you feel passionate about, or a new idea you want to share. Zines are self-published magazines that focus on what YOU find important. In this workshop, we'll be breaking all the rules of traditional... Read More...

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