Upcoming Classes and Events

UPCOMING CLASSES AND EVENTS:

 

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Thursday, August 3, 2017  10 a.m.- 3 p.m.  Writing in the Garden, Brainerd, MN (Contact me for info)

April 11 – May 16, 2017  7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Memoir In Progress, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

April 19, 2017  6-9 p.m.  Professional Writing, Pine Technical College, Pine City, MN

March 28 – May 2, 2017  1-3 p.m.  Introduction to Memoir, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

February 11, 2017, Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

January 25 – March 1, 2017  Tools to Complete Your Memoir ONLINE  Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

January 18 – February 22, 2017  Memoir in Progress ONLINE, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

November 7, 2016  Professional Writing, Pine Technical College, Pine City, MN

October 29, 2016 Keynote Speaker, Brainerd Writers’ Alliance, Brainerd, MN

October 5 – November 30, 2016  Memoir in Progress ONLINE, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

October 1, 2016  Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

September 20 – November 13, 2016  Advanced Memoir, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

September 22, 2016 – November 17, 2016  Introduction to Memoir (8 wks) Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN

August 6, 2016  Story Arc Workshop, Writing in the Garden, Brainerd, MN

April 23, 2016  First Pages, Brainerd Public Library, Brainerd, MN

April 13 – May 18, 2016 Memoir in Progress (6 week class), Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis MN

April 2, 2016  East Central Arts Council, Braham Art Show, Braham, MN

January 25-February 29, 2016 Intro to Memoir (6 week class), Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN

November 21, 2015  Redwood Falls Public Library, Farm Girls reading and discussion

November 6-8, 2015  Weekend Writing Retreat, Lanesboro, MN,

Saturday, October, 31, 2015  How to Attract Readers (or Publishers) With an Engaging First Page, The Loft Literary Center 1-4 p.m.

NEW!  Online Class  October 12 – November 16, 2015  Introduction to Memoir (Loft.org) ONLINE

Saturday, November 3, 2015  Beginning Memoir: Finding the Story Loft Literary Center,   1 – 4 p.m.

Friday, July 24, 2015, Writing in the Garden, Brainerd, MN   Digging Into Revision  10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Tuesdays, July 7 – August 11, 2015, Loft Literary Center, Mpls, MN (6 week class) Beginning Memoir 6-8 p.m.

Sunday, January 26, 2015, Farm Girls Reading and Discussion, Unitarian Church, Underwood, MN 10:30 a.m.

Saturday, December 13, 2014, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN Beginning Memoir: Finding the Story 1-4 p.m.

Friday, October 17, 2014, Women Writing the West Conference, Denver, CO —  Create Captivating Openings www.womenwritingthewest.org

Saturday, October 4, 2014, Lake Region’s Writing Conference, Fergus Falls, MN  Writing From Your Roots  www.lakeregionwriters.net

Saturday, August 9, 2014, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding the Story  9 a.m. – noon.

Saturday, March 29, 2013, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding the Story 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Monday, November 13, 2013, St. Cloud Library, From Music to Story (TEEN CLASS!) 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

Thursdays, October 31 – December 12, 2013 (No class week of Thanksgiving) 6 week Beginning Memoir, Heritage Place, Roseville, MN  Class is made available through the Loft Literary Center of Minneapolis.

Saturday, October 12, 2013  The Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding Your Story 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 5, 2013, Lake Region Writers’ Conference, Fergus Falls, MN  “Writing Great Beginnings”

Sunday, September 13, 2013 Sister Wolf Books, Doresett, MN  Reading  11:00- 2:00 p.m.

Tuesdays and Thursdays, June 4, 2013, – July 25, 2013 Pine Technical College, Pine City, MN  Writing Foundations II 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. (No Class July 4th)

Saturday, July 20, 2013, Pequot Lakes Public Library, Pequot Lakes, MN  Farm Girls reading and tea

July 27, 2013, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN
Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013, Great River Regional Library, St. Cloud, MN The Leap from Music to Story (Teen Program) 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 1, 2013, Sister Wolf Books, Dorset, MN  Farm Girls

September 23 – September 27, 2013. Madeline Island School of the Arts,  La Pointe, WI Beginning Memoir: Writing on the Island www.madelineschool.com If you would like to apply for an Arts Grant to go to this class, please contact me. I will help you with the application and writing sample for FREE!

Saturday, October 12, 2013, The Loft Literary Center, Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Thursdays, October 31-December 12, 2013 The Loft Literary Center (Loft Around Town), Beginning Memoir: Shaping the Truth, Heritage Place, Roseville, MN  1 p.m. – 3 p.m. (No Class November 28th)

Past Events

Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, 2013, Cokato Public Libary  Beginning Memoir: Building Blocks  6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013, Farm Girls reading Fargo, ND

Wednesday, May 1, 2013, Northern Exposure to Lifelong Learning,  Gonvick, MN, Farm Girls reading 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 noon

Wednesday, May 1, 2013, Northern Exposure to Lifelong Learning, Gonvick, MN   Writers’ Workshop: Using Photographs to Inspire Life Stories (co-teach with Candace Simar)  12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.

Monday, May 6, 2013, KLTF Radio – Party Line  8:45 a.m.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013, St. Gabriel Hospital, Little Falls, MN Evening Reading of Farm Girls

Wednesday, May 8, 2013, Brainerd Center, Using Photographs to Inspire Life Stories (co-teach with Candace Simar) 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. 

Thursday, May 16, 2013, Joe Plutt Reading Series, Prairie Bay Restaurant, Brainerd, MN Farm Girls Reading

Saturday, April 13, 2013, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN, Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 13, 2013, Minnesota Book Awards

Saturday, April 20, 2013, Crossing Arts Center, Writing Boot Camp  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Call the Crossing to Register

Tuesday, April 23, 2013, Pine City College, Pine City, MN Featured Poets (with Candace Simar) Reading of Farm Girls

Friday, April 26, 2013, Farm Girls reading at Cherry Street Books, Alexandria, MN  1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Reading 2:00 p.m.

Friday, April 26, 2013, Farm Girls performace at Alex Radio Theatre, Alexandria, MN

Monday, March 11, 2013, The Center, Brainerd, MN   Evening Meal presentation of FARM GIRLS

Friday, March 8, 2013, Pine Center for the Arts, Pine City, MN Reading and Book Signing of FARM GIRLS 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, March 2, 2013, Minnesota Book Awards Final Judging, Open Book, Minneapolis, MN  1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 9, 2013, Book World, Baxter, MN (Near Brainerd) FARM GIRLS Book signing 12 -2 p.m. -Reading at 12:30 p.m.ast Classes and Events:

Saturday, January 12, 2013, Crossing Arts Center, Brainerd, MN, All Day Writing Workshop with Candace Simar (more details coming!)

Saturday, January 26, 2013, Crossing Arts Center, Brainerd, MN Poetry on the Wall and Book Release for FARM GIRLS 1-3 p.m.

Saturday, January 19, 2013, Albany Public Library   Beginning Memoir: Finding Your Story  10 – 1 p.m.

Saturday, November 3, 2012  Pine City Public Library, Jumping into the Story (First Pages) 10 a.m. – 1 p.m

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Staples Public Library, Finding Your Story 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Monday, November 19, 2012, Waite Park Public Library,  Writing Descriptions 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Thursdays in November (excluding Thanksgiving), Pine Center for the Arts, Intermediate Memoir 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012, Pine City Public Library, Self-Publishing and Marketing Your E-Book 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 27, 2012, Brainerd Writer’s Alliance, Brainerd, MN  Announcement of Memoir Category Winners

Saturday, October 6, 2012 Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding Your Story  1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday, October 13, 2012  Aitkin Public Library, Aitkin, MN  Writing Family Stories 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Tuesday, August 28, 2012  Writing in the Garden, Baxter/Brainerd, MN  Writing Beyond the Cliche  9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Thursday, February 16, 2012  Cambridge Public Middle-School and Cambridge Public Library  Poetry Workshops

Saturday, February 11, 2012  Little Falls Public Library, Little Falls, MN  Finding Your Story 1 p.m . – 4 p.m.

Saturday, March 17, 2012  Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN   Finding Your Story 1 p.m – 4 p.m.

Saturday, May 12, 2012  Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Beginning Pages 1 p.m.-4 p.m

Saturday, July 14, 2012 Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding Your Story 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Friday, October 27, 2011  Shakopee Public Library, Shakopee, MN   Finding Your Story 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Monday, October 3, 2011  Grand Rapids Art Center, Grand Rapids, MN   Finding Your Story 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday, October 1, 2011, Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN  Finding Your Story 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. FULL

September 23-24, 2011  Writing in the Pines Retreat, Pine City, MN

Friday, August 19, 2011  2nd Annual Writing in the Garden  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Friday, August 5, 2011 Braham Pie Days  Pie Poetry (pie-ku) 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Saturday, July 23, 2011 Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, MN Finding Your Story 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.