Writer's Workshop: Creative Writing

Tuesday, March 5
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Learn creative writing techniques from local poet Jim O'Brien.

Part of the Short Story Contest – Writer's Workshop series:

Feb 5, Where to Begin – Aumaine Gruich, 7 pm

Feb 19, Developing Your Characters – Molly MacRae, 7 pm

Mar 5, Creative Writing – Jim O'Brien, 7 pm

Mar 19, Finishing Your Story – Justin Smith, 7 pm

Apr 11, Short Story Contest Awards Ceremony & Reading, 7 pm

Interested in the Short Story Contest? Find story criteria, how to submit your story, and prize information at champaign.org/short-story.  

*Participants do not need to attend classes to enter story competition.

About the instructor:

Jim O’Brien recently won the Volunteer ACE Award from 40 North 88 West "for sharing his passion for poetry and spoken word in an engaging and supportive manner, for his dedication in creating a venue for writers of all levels to gather, discuss, interact and share their voice, for enthusiastically supporting this creative community and inspiring authors to read and display their craft and connect individuals from all walks of life."

Registration is closed.

Adults | Workshop

Main Library, Robeson Pavilion Room C

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