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Writers & Books

Writers & Books is a non profit literary center that promotes reading and writing as life-long activities for people of all ages and background.

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  • Reception Capacity 75
  • Banquet Capacity 75

Recurring weekly on Monday

Are you struggling to fit writing into your young professional life? Do you like low-stress creative environments? Are you looking for other writers your age to befriend? We welcome writers of all

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March 31, 2020

Learn how to use artifacts, curiosity, determination to uncover buried history and re-inspire the world about women’s achievements. Whether researching your own family history or facts for a story, or

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April 1, 2020

For more information, please contact Writers & Books

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Recurring monthly on the 1st Thursday

The Book Thieves is a group of young “professionals” who enjoy eating, drinking, and most importantly, talking about books. We are about as relaxed a YP group as they come, so don’t be intimidated!

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April 6, 2020

Instructor: Julie Donofrio

Improvisation is acting without a script, and often includes audience participation. Students will learn the basic rules of improv, and then a variety of theater games and

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April 6, 2020

Instructor: Rylie Day

Are stories constantly running through your imagination? Get your ideas out of your head and onto paper! This camp will give you fresh ideas and creative tools for starting your

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April 7, 2020

Instructor: Almeta Whitis

Today we will go on an imaginary adventure, encounter formidable and friendly beings to help us seek creative solutions to magical problems, mirrored in our present world

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April 7, 2020

Instructor: Judy DeCroce

The art of storytelling is important for confidence in any presentation. We’ll use theater games to introduce skills needed to perform and engage an audience. We will

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April 8, 2020

Instructor: Judy DeCroce

Flash fiction is a short form of writing in which every word is essential. These stories have a rhythm, and foundation of character, setting, and plot. We will learn to hook

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April 8, 2020

Instructor: Tracy Nemecek

Stories can help us to take a closer look at our own thoughts and feelings and to appreciate moments of joy and face moments of challenge. We’ll read stories together as a

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April 9, 2020

Instructor: Marna Rossi

Celebrate heroes around the world who stand up for justice and freedom. We will learn about local and international heroes, decide what makes a hero, and use your imagination

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April 9, 2020 - April 10, 2020

Jump into the world of all things Harry Potter! You will make a wand, write for the Daily Prophet, and take several classes central to the wizarding world. Learn Defense Against the Dark Arts,

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April 10, 2020

Instructor: Lisa Buck

Superheroes aren’t just in the movies and comic books, they are everywhere: in your family, among your friends, in your neighborhood. We’ll look at the book Superheroes Are

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until May 15, 2020

Fridays January 3-May 15 (no meetings on 2/21, 4/3, 4/10), 3:45 pm - 5:00 pm

In this young writers group you’ll do some new writing, share your work, and hone your skills. This will be a supportive

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