Upcoming workshops – Adult

WRITING Family Stories with Sue Farrell Holler

Saturday,  November 15

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Rotary Training Room, GP Public Library

FREE, but you must pre-register (780-532-3580)

Families are rich in stories.  Whether you want to write your personal story or the story of an ancestor, this workshop will help you get started.  Led by Grande Prairie author Sue Farrell Holler, it is designed to be a light-hearted, fun way to finally get started on your memoir or family biography.   Sue suggests bringing a photograph or a memento of the subject and/or  time period that interests you.

A second workshop on November 22 will help you edit what you create during this session.

Sponsored by the Writers Guild of Alberta and the Grande Prairie Public Library, these Saturday workshops are free for participants, but you must pre-register online at www.gppl.ab.ca or by phoning 780-532-3580.  You may register for one or both sessions.  These are hands-on workshops.  Bring  pen, paper, or laptop and be prepared to have fun writing.

 

 

EDITING Family Stories with Sue Farrell Holler

Saturday,  November 22

10:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Rotary Training Room, GP Public Library

FREE, but you must pre-register (780-532-3580)

So, you’ve started a memoir or a family history but can’t seem to finish it.  Grande Prairie author Sue Farrell Holler is here to help you polish your prose, and to inspire you to finish your project.  A continuation of the workshop of the previous week, Sue will teach you how to edit your story to make it come alive.

Attendance at the first workshop is advised but not mandatory.  You will, however, need to bring a piece of memoir-style writing.

Sponsored by the Writers Guild of Alberta and the Grande Prairie Public Library, these Saturday workshops are free for participants, but you must pre-register online at www.gppl.ab.ca or by phoning 780-532-3580.  You may register for one or both sessions.  These are hands-on workshops.  Bring pen, paper, or laptop, and be prepared to have fun.

Hope to see you there!

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