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Dec
11
This workshop is designed to allow you to build a vision board that is a reflection of your vision and goals as a writer for 2022. You will receive a checklist of tips on how to set your writing goals and unique ways on how to hold yourself accountable in ...
Start Date
Saturday, December 11th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 1:30pm
Cost
$45 (some supplies included)
Instructor

Melody Westerfield

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second Street
Jan
1
Writing a grant (or learning where to find one) can be daunting, but it doesn’t need to be. Learn the basics about grant research, how to write a grant, what to include in your proposal and project budgets, the do’s and don’ts of grantwriting, and more! This 90-minute class is ...
Start Date
Saturday, January 1st
Note
Pre-Recorded
Cost
$35
Instructor

Jennifer Hester Mattox

Venue
Online
Jan
10
This one-hour, every-other-week class will survey fiction works by women-identifying writers in Kentucky and central Appalachia. Participants will read work from Crystal Wilkinson, Gayl Jones, Bobbie Ann Mason, and others, exploring, through readings, in-class discussion, and writing prompts, the ways intersecting identities shape the women in our own writing. Hannah ...
Start Date
Monday, January 10th
Note
Meets every other week
Duration
January 10th - March 7th
Time
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cost
$54
Instructor

Hannah Markley

Venue
Online
Jan
11
Hosted by Claudia Love Mair, Carnegie’s Kentucky Black Writers Collaborative (KBWC) Coordinator, Black & Lit Book Club features new books by Black Kentucky writers. This reading group is open to anyone wanting to attend, not only KBWC members. When possible, we will meet with the author. The KBWC Black & ...
Start Date
Tuesday, January 11th
Note
Meets on the second Tuesday of every other month
Time
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Claudia Love Mair

Venue
Online
Jan
12
Keep your brain sharp! In this fun, virtual class we will do word games, number games, logic puzzles, and all kinds of challenges to keep your brain moving. Elise Mandel holds a master’s degree in education from UMass Amherst, and she teaches classes and works with private students in many ...
Start Date
Wednesday, January 12th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
January 12th - March 30th
Time
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Elise Mandel

Venue
Lexington Senior Center
Address
195 Life Lane
Jan
25
Join us for a discussion of contemporary and classic novels as well as nonfiction, chosen by the group. This group has been meeting since 1993 and always welcomes new members! No registration is required. For current selections, contact Alan at church11@webtv.net or 859-252-7041. Alan Church, Ph.D. is a retired clinical ...
Start Date
Tuesday, January 25th
Note
This class meets on the last Tuesday of every month, January through November.
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Alan Church

Venue
Online
Jan
27
This is an informal discussion group focusing on literature by and about women. Be prepared to buy or check out from the library the works selected. Contact the Carnegie Center for the updated book list. Jan Isenhour, former Executive Director of the Carnegie Center, has facilitated the Brown Bag group ...
Start Date
Thursday, January 27th
Note
Meets Thursdays
Duration
January 27th - March 24th
Time
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Jan Isenhour

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second Street
Mar
8
Hosted by Claudia Love Mair, Carnegie’s Kentucky Black Writers Collaborative (KBWC) Coordinator, Black & Lit Book Club features new books by Black Kentucky writers. This reading group is open to anyone wanting to attend, not only KBWC members. When possible, we will meet with the author. The KBWC Black & ...
Start Date
Tuesday, March 8th
Note
Meets on the second Tuesday of every other month
Time
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Claudia Love Mair

Venue
Online

We hope to see you soon at the Carnegie Center, home to the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame and writers and readers of all levels.

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Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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