Adult SRC: Japanese Gardens

Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 2:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Do you know where is one of the largest Japanese Garden outside Japan?  Let Jane Irvin-Klotz share her travels and visits to the garden, with exquisite photos.   Jane is a Master Gardener with the Cooperative Extension in Montgomery County.  This program is part of the Adult Summer Reading Challenge.

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Volunteer Fair

Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell


Volunteer Fair at WVPL Blue Bell
Thurs. June 18 2-4 PM
Meet representatives from local organizations looking for volunteers.  Agencies include:
Family Services
Keystone Opportunity Center
Liberty Lutheran Services
Lutheran Children & Family Services
Planned Parenthood
Partnership Transportation Management Association

Find a match that fits your schedule, your skills, and your passion! Sponsored by The Collaborative.

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Writing for Publication

Friday, October 2, 2015 - 12:30pm
Event location: 
Blue Bell

Hands-on writing workshop with published, award-winning writer Janet Mason.

This class is about discovering what is unique about your story.  This is the most direct path to publication, and the most direct path to you! Designed both for writers who want to focus on traditional routes of  publication and for those who want to preserve their stories for posterity (via self-publishing). Find your unique viewpoint that you have to offer. In-class writing assignments including exercises in mining your raw material;  creating detailed concise prose -- either fact or fiction -- that brings the reader into the immediacy of your writing; how to assess the literary marketplace; find out what is written on your subject and what remains to be written; write a book outline/proposal; how to publish memoir and novel excerpts; how to contact agents, small presses and self-publishing options.

This series is 6 classes long: Fridays at 12:30 pm. October 2 to November 13. No class October 23.

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