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Creative Writing

Our creative writing courses offer expert guidance from published authors to help new, emerging and practicing writers hone their craft in a supportive community. These interactive classes are designed to demystify the process of writing, enhance technical skills and provide inspiration to start, restart and sustain your creative writing practice.

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Name Instructor Format Schedule start date AVAILABILITY

Developing Stories for Children and Young Adults

Elizabeth White-Olsen On-campus 7–9 p.m. 20180222 Feb. 22, 2018 Open

Memoir Writing

Nancy Geyer On-campus 1–3 p.m. 20180219 Feb. 19, 2018 Open

Poetry Writing Workshop: Love, Praise, Mourn

Joseph Campana On-campus 7–9 p.m. 20180410 Apr. 10, 2018 Open

Writing Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Elizabeth White-Olsen On-campus 7–9 p.m. 20170927 Sept. 27, 2017 Closed

Shaping Your Story

Alexis Glynn Latner On-campus 1–3 p.m. 20171005 Oct. 05, 2017 Closed

Journal Writing for a Lifetime

Nancy Geyer On-campus 1–3 p.m. 20170918 Sept. 18, 2017 Closed

Start Writing, Keep Writing

Karleen Koen On-campus 7–9 p.m. 20180213 Feb. 13, 2018 Open

Download our Course Catalog for Spring 2018

Experience lifelong learning driven by your fascinations. Explore history, science, music, current events, creative writing, photography, studio art, meditation and many other subjects in our short, non-credit courses.