Saturday Seminars

  • April 26, 2014

    Read Your Writing Like a Rock Star!

    With Bianca Spriggs.  So, let me guess! You have something you want to bring to a public venue, right? Great! The only problem is you don’t know if what you’re saying will matter to anyone else, AND you get heart palpitations just thinking of stepping up to a stage and microphone or even reading solo in front of your writing workshop group. Sound familiar? You’re in luck! This is a crash course in preparing for your upcoming open-mic or reading, whether you write poetry or prose. We’ll talk about content selection, delivery strategies, preparation, and etiquette; watch some...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Saturday, April 26
    • Time:
      10:00 am - Noon
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      $30
  • May 17, 2014

    Altered Books

    With Wendy Currier Zumwalt.  Come start an altered book, a used hardback book that is repurposed as a journal or a notebook to hold writings, recipes, drawings, or photographs. A easy, fast, and lively class. Please bring a box of kitchen waxed paper, a black pen, a permanent black marker, a roll of paper towels, and baby wipes. A hardback book will be provided. Drawing skills are not required. [ALL LEVELS]

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Saturday, May 17
    • Time:
      10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40507
      United States
    • Cost:
      $40