Friday, November 24, 2017

More FREE Writing/Author Classes in December!

Both the Seattle Public Library and Sno-Isle Library systems have been hosting a series of workshops and classes throughout the year to help writers further develop their craft or to assist with getting their works published. Finish off the year strong by attending some of these last FREE classes of the year! Seattle Writes workshops are located at various branches of the Seattle Public Library, and Write Now workshops are hosted through various Snohomish and Island counties' Sno-Isle Libraries.

SNO-ISLE WRITE NOW CLASSES

Saturday, December 2, 2017   
You Wrote a Book - Now What? Understanding Today’s Publishing Choices
Time: 2 – 4 p.m.
Location: Monroe Library Meeting Room
Contact: Emily Felt
Contact Number: (360) 794-7851 x4132
Presenter: Beth Jusino

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Get Representation: What Literary Agents Wish You Knew*
Time: 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Location: Lake Stevens Library
Contact: Sonia Gustafson
Contact Number: 425-334-1900
Presenter: J. Anderson Coats
(*Registration required and ends 12/2/2017 at 11:30 p.m.)

Monday, December 4, 2017
Developing an Online Presence for Writers*
Time: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Freeland Library Meeting Room
Presenter: Susan Brown
(*Registration required and ends 12/1/2017 at 1:00 p.m.) 

SEATTLE PUBLIC LIBRARY SEATTLE WRITES CLASSES

Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017
2 – 4 p.m.
Where: Green Lake Branch
Room: Mary Alice Cooley Meeting Room
Summary: Explore techniques to create alternate narratives that center formerly unheard voices with Nisi Shawl.
Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017
2 – 4 p.m.
Where: Rainier Beach Branch
Summary: Learn how to write a sparkling query letter and get an agent’s attention, with novelist and nonfiction author Martha Brockenbrough.
Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017
2 – 4 p.m.
Where: Queen Anne Branch
Summary: Learn how to use humor in your fiction in this free writing class taught by author Donna Miscolta.
Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017
2 – 4 p.m.
Where: Central Library
Room: Level 4 - Room 1 - Washington Mutual Foundation Meeting Room
Summary: Laura Da' presents a free class for poets, songwriters, and anyone who wants to write more effectively.
Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: West Seattle Branch
Room: Meeting Room
Summary: Stop by our drop-in writing circles to get motivated and increase productivity.
Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Beacon Hill Branch
Room: Friends of The Seattle Public Library Meeting Room
Summary: Stop by our drop-in writing circles to get motivated and increase productivity.
Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Fremont Branch
Room: Meeting Room
Summary: Stop by our drop-in writing circles to get motivated and increase productivity.