With Neil Chethik. Join a lively, diverse group of people in exploring nonfiction writing, including personal essays, columns, magazine pieces, and autobiography. This is a chance to limber up as a writer, get feedback from others, and gain confidence in an affirming atmosphere. [ALL LEVELS] Register Now for Nonfiction Writing Group
With Leatha Kendrick. This class series will make you write — in class and outside. We will take our inspiration from the best pieces of memoir we can find, read, and share — as well as from each other’s writing. We will focus on what makes a memoir satisfying and engaging, and on how each of us can write better prose. Limit: 12 participants. [ALL LEVELS]
With Neil Chethik, Carnegie Center Executive Director What do you want your community to remember about you? What achievements define you? Join Neil Chethik, author of FatherLoss, as we create the lasting words of our own obituaries. All ages welcome. Bring an old and current photo. [ALL LEVELS] Register Now for Writing Your Own Obituary
With Susan Owen. What will your family know about you and yours a century from now? Paper records are fast disappearing, and today’s electronic records may well be unavailable or obsolete (remember floppy disks; cassette tapes; or that web address or Facebook page that suddenly disappeared?). This class will explore what future generations may want to know about you and those you love, and how you can start now to build a factual and engaging record of your life and times that will be available for generations to come. Bring a lunch; we’ll take a short break. [ALL LEVELS] ...