Reading between the Vines

Reading between the Vines

Join friends and supporters in a private home in the Ward Parkway area for our book and wine tasting fundraiser. In between the wines, our "book tasters" will recommend favorite books. 

Story Workshop® (Part 1 of 4)

Story Workshop® (Part 1 of 4)

In Story Workshop® sessions, the group does exercises that help creative writers develop point of view, vantage point, physical description, sense of place, voice, voice of the overall storyteller, among others aspects of craft.

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Workshop: Story Workshop® (Part 2 of 4)

Workshop: Story Workshop® (Part 2 of 4)

In Story Workshop® sessions, the group does exercises that help creative writers develop point of view, vantage point, physical description, sense of place, voice, voice of the overall storyteller, among others aspects of craft.

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Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon

This series, dedicated to the serious reader, explores the terrain of the fertile imagination in the finely focused wordplay of the personal essay.

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Coal City Review Readers

Coal City Review Readers

The Writers Place presents the Thomas Zvi Wilson Reading Series at The Johnson County Library. This month's featured guest are the Coal City Review readers.

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Workshop: Story Workshop® (Part 3 of 4)

Workshop: Story Workshop® (Part 3 of 4)

In Story Workshop® sessions, the group does exercises that help creative writers develop point of view, vantage point, physical description, sense of place, voice, voice of the overall storyteller, among others aspects of craft.

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Story Workshop® (Part 4 of 4)

Story Workshop® (Part 4 of 4)

In Story Workshop® sessions, the group does exercises that help creative writers develop point of view, vantage point, physical description, sense of place, voice, voice of the overall storyteller, among others aspects of craft.

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NaNoWriMo Sleepover

NaNoWriMo Sleepover

Kick off National Novel Writing Month in an all-nighter at The Writers Place. Let Clara, our resident ghost, be your NaNoWriMo muse!

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Celebrando Día de los Muertos / Celebrating Day of the Dead

Celebrando Día de los Muertos / Celebrating Day of the Dead

Celebrate Day of the Dead with special readings, music, art and dance. This year's event features the Azteca Dancers, singer Carolina Fernandez (accompanied by Jim Sneegas), a display by World’s Window, an altar by Xanath Caraza, and a reading featuring Cacayo Ballesteros and Gloria Martinez Adams.

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Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon

This series, dedicated to the serious reader, explores the terrain of the fertile imagination in the finely focused wordplay of the personal essay.

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Sunday Salon

Sunday Salon

This series, dedicated to the serious reader, explores the terrain of the fertile imagination in the finely focused wordplay of the personal essay.

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