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Jan
26
Join us for 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 psychologist ...
Start Date
Tuesday, January 26th
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
Sep
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
Wednesday, September 1st
Note
Pre-Recorded
Cost
$35
Instructor

Jennifer Hester Mattox

Venue
Online
Sep
8
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, September 8th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
September 8th - November 10th
Time
11:00am - 12:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Elise Mandel

Venue
Lexington Senior Center
Address
195 Life Lane
Sep
13
This one-hour, every-other-week class will survey nonfiction works by women-identifying writers in Kentucky and central Appalachia. Participants will read work from bell hooks, Nikky Finney, and others, exploring, with them, through in-class discussion and writing prompts, the ways intersecting identities shape the women in our own writing. Hannah D. Markley ...
Start Date
Monday, September 13th
Note
Meets every other week
Duration
September 13th - December 6th
Time
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cost
$65
Instructor

Hannah Markley

Venue
Online
Sep
23
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, September 23rd
Note
Meets Thursdays
Duration
September 23rd - November 11th
Time
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Jan Isenhour

Venue
Online
Nov
9
The Kentucky Black Writers Collaborative's Black & Lit Book Club returns in November with a discussion of THIS CLOSE TO OKAY by Leesa Cross-Smith. About Black & Lit: KBWC's Black & Lit Book Club celebrates Black Kentucky writers’ recent books. This book group will be open to anyone wanting to ...
Start Date
Tuesday, November 9th
Note
Meets on the second Tuesday of every other month
Time
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

Claudia Love Mair

Venue
Online
Nov
16
This introductory class will show you how you can begin using your speaking voice for audiobooks, commercials, and more. You will learn about a unique, outside-the-box way to break into this creative, fulfilling, and potentially lucrative industry. Voicing audiobooks can be managed on your own terms, on your own turf, ...
Start Date
Tuesday, November 16th
Note
One-Time
Time
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Cost
$30
Instructor

Justine Reiss

Venue
Online
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

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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