Teen Classes/Workshops

  • June 26, 2017

    ACT Test Prep

    With Rajiv Khanna. For Grades 10-12. We will work on several typical ACT questions from each of the four ACT subject areas of English, math, reading, and science. Test-taking strategies will be discussed. Homework will be assigned so that you have a guide to optimizing your test preparation efforts. Space is limited! Funded by Corning Incorporated Foundation. Register now for ACT Test Prep.

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Leanring
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $65 (includes book)
    • Addl Info:
         

      Mondays & Wednesdays, June 26-July 12

      No class July 3.

      Fee includes ACT prep book. You must register at least one week in advance to be guaranteed a book on the first day.

  • July 13, 2017

    Flash Fiction Teen Night

    With Marie Mitchell & Mason Smith. For Grades 9-12. Teens: you're invited to take over the Carnegie Center for an evening! If you like to write but don't feel you have a 500-page novel in you, no worries. Try Flash Fiction! Tell a story in one typed page. Published authors Marie Mitchell and Mason Smith will guide you in finding just the right words to fill that page. Bring your favorite writing toosl--pen and paper, laptop, or iPad--and see what fascinating ideas develop. Invite your friends for a fun and creative night out at the Carnegie Center! [ONE-TIME CLASS] [...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Thursdays, July 13 - July 14
    • Time:
      9:00 pm - 12:00 am
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $35 (includes pizza and other refreshments)
  • August 3, 2017

    Creative Writing Teen Retreat

    For Grades 9-12. Attention teen writers! Join us for this one-of-a-kind retreat for the next great generation of writers! You’ll work with talented writers, spend free time putting your pen to paper in an inspiring environment, and get to know peers who share similar passions! Instructors include Jay McCoy (co-host of the Teen Howl Poetry Series), Sarah Combs (author of The Light Fantastic), and Gwenda Bond (author of Lois Lane: Triple Threat). Please bring your own lunch both days.

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
    • Time:
      9:30 am - 4:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $75
    • Addl Info:
         

      Thursday, August 3 & Friday, August 4

      Register now for Creative Writing Teen Retreat.