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The Writing Life

Prompt! Online with Diane Richards

Thursday, October 27, 2022 - 11:00am Thursday, November 17, 2022 - 11:00am Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 11:00am | On the Zoom Meetings platform | for members only | free of charge | registration required

Join author and playwright Diane Richards and your fellow writers for a fun and stimulating hour and a half of prompts, writing, and sharing. Sessions are separate - attend any or all.

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The Writing Life

Daytime Talk Series: The Routines and Rituals of a Writer’s Life, with Anna Pitoniak

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 3:30pm | Whitridge Room | for members only | free of charge | registration required
Why are writers such creatures of habit? Does it actually make a difference? During this conversation, novelist and former editor Anna Pitoniak will discuss how routines and rituals are a vital part of the creative process—and how to incorporate them into your own writing practice.
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The Writing Life

Celebration of Member Writers, December 2022

Thursday, December 15, 2022 - 6:00pm | Members’ Room | for members and guests | free of charge | registration required
Members and guests are cordially invited to a celebration of Library members who have published books in 2022.
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The Writing Life

The Writing Life: Prompt! In Person with Carol Weston

Friday, October 28, 2022 - 11:00am Friday, November 18, 2022 - 11:00am Friday, December 16, 2022 - 11:00am | Whitridge Room | for members only | free of charge | registration required
Join your fellow member writers for a fun and stimulating hour+ of prompts, writing, and sharing.
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Exhibitions

The Library showcases our historic collections and the literary culture of the city with themed public exhibitions on the second floor. Exhibitions are offered for six to twelve months, and both members and nonmembers are welcome to drop by any time the Library is open.

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