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Youth Grades 5-8 Fiction Fun

Hudson Valley Writer's Center 300 River­side Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY, United States

Fiction Fun July 15-19 ​​9:15am-1pm Have you always wanted to write stories? Or written so many stories and don’t know what to do with them? This workshop provides young writers a space to bring forth their creativity, explore new stories, and meet friends with the same passion. We will explore character and plot through a variety of prompts and writing games. Each student will finish off the workshop with a collection of new writing. This camp is in partnership with […]

Youth Grades 5-8 Fiction Fun

Hudson Valley Writer's Center 300 River­side Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY, United States

Fiction Fun July 15-19 ​​9:15am-1pm Have you always wanted to write stories? Or written so many stories and don’t know what to do with them? This workshop provides young writers a space to bring forth their creativity, explore new stories, and meet friends with the same passion. We will explore character and plot through a variety of prompts and writing games. Each student will finish off the workshop with a collection of new writing. This camp is in partnership with […]

Toastmaster’s Virtual Club Welcomes New Members

Westchester-based Virtual (Zoom) Toastmaster's Club welcoming new members on an ongoing basis. We provide a supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills.  Meetings are the 3rd Tuesday of the month.  For more information, please contact Carl at 724-472-8600, or go to our website at pmiw.toastmastersclubs.org 

Paint & Sip Nights at Cross County Center

cross county center 8000 Mall Walk, Yonker, NY, United States

Get in touch with your creative side and relax your mind at Cross County Center. Join instructors from We Art One of Yonkers as they show you step-by-step instructions on how to paint museum favorites and whimsical scenes. No experience is necessary. Price is $25 per person and includes all supplies. Pre-Registration is required by signing up through https://www.crosscountycenter.com/event/Summer-Fest-Paint-and-Sip-Nights/2145571401/ , ADULTS 21+ ONLY. Tuesdays from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. Tuesday, June 11 Tuesday, June 25 Tuesday, July 16 Tuesday, July 30 […]

$25.00

How to Find a Voice and Make It Yours: A Fiction Craft workshop with Ben Cheever (In Person)

Hudson Valley Writer's Center 300 River­side Drive, Sleepy Hollow, NY, United States

There’s a collision when we write—between what’s in our hearts and minds and what is expressed and altered on the page. The first car wreck is between ourselves and our words. The second one is between those words and our reader. Whether we survive or not as writers depends on how much or how little that reader believes us. How much the reader trusts our voice. During our first class, we’ll read aloud a sample from a well known writer […]

$265

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Book Publicity but Were Afraid to Ask with Taryn Roeder (via Zoom)

via ZOOM

Unlock the Secrets of Book Publishing: A Hudson Valley Writers Center Exclusive Virtual Master Class Series, session 2/4. Learn from the pros! For anyone interested in the inner workings of the book publishing world, once a week starting Tuesday evening, July 9 through July 30, top executives at Simon & Schuster, Abrams, Disney Publishing Worldwide, and the Wiley Agency reveal their insider’s knowledge of the industry during this exciting virtual series. July 9: Jenny Xu, Senior Editor, poetry and prose […]

$125

Small Places Close to Home: A Virtual Tour of Val-Kill the Home of Eleanor Roosevelt (Zoom)

Warner Library 121 N Broadway, Tarrytown

Join National Park Service Ranger Dani Massaro on a virtual walkthrough of Val-Kill, the home of Eleanor Roosevelt.  She wrote that Val-Kill was "where I used to find myself and grow. At Val-Kill I emerged as an individual."  We'll explore the rustic cottage in the woods that served as a retreat for Mrs. Roosevelt during her husband's lifetime and became her permanent home after FDR's death in 1945.  Val-Kill was central to Eleanor Roosevelt's development both as a person and […]

Free