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Teen Poetry Workshop at the Everett Library

on June 28, 2012

I’ve been getting ready for the first in a series of summer workshops that I’m teaching. The first workshop is a teen poetry workshop at the Everett Library to be held on July 11. It’s open to grades 7-12, and takes places from 1-3:30 at the Everett Public Library downtown. The cost is $25. More details are posted below about the poetry workshop.

As a part of the workshop, I’ve made these cute chalkboards. I’ll either give each participant one of the chalkboards or will use them as giveaways during the workshop. They are perfect for writing poems!

It’s a simple project. You take a clipboard. Apply a couple coats of black chalkboard paint, and attach colored chalk to colorful ribbon. I added the words on the top of the clipboard to go along with the workshop.  The directions for making the chalkboards can be found here.

Come Write With Us!!!!

Poetry Workshop held with children’s and young adult author, Mindy Hardwick!

Where? Everett Public Library in the activity room on the first floor

 Address: 2702 Hoyt Avenue Everett, WA

When? July 11, 1-3:30 PM

Who can come? 7th grade through 12th grade

What’s going to happen? Kids will write poetry, learn, and work with author, Mindy Hardwick

Cost? $25 payable by cash or check day of the workshop.

Pre-register: Please pre-register by emailing rrbookworm@gmail.com. Send your name and email address. Also contact if there are any questions. Please pre-register ASAP.

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One response to “Teen Poetry Workshop at the Everett Library

  1. […] Extravaganza. Remember those cool clipboard chalkboards I made this summer for the workshops? You can see a picture of them here. Now, you will be able to win one of […]

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