Tag Archives: Wordplay

Wordplay goes where the music takes them

It’s funny how one song can inspire so many different reactions. Wordplay—our writing club for kids—listened to music and used the songs to inspire different scenes during their meeting this month. For example, they listened to a piano playing “Carol of the … Continue reading

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Our Wordplay Writing Club Tries Na-No-Wri-Mo

Our Wordplay Writing Club is trying to compose a story together, and it’s more creative than linear. They use storytelling dice with a different suggestions on each face, so every roll adds a new element to the story So far, … Continue reading

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Wordplay Writing Club goes natural

Sometimes the best place for a writer to find inspiration is outdoors. That’s where our Wordplay Writing Club went Wednesday. They visited our Read House yard and wrote in nature journals like John James Audubon, William Thoreau, and Walt Whitman. … Continue reading

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Mentor Public Library has writing clubs for kids & teens

Do your children love to write? If so, Mentor Public Library has the perfect club for them—two actually. Our Write On club is for teens. It meets on the third Monday of every month at our Main Branch. They use different … Continue reading

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Our Wordplay Writing Club connects the dots

If storytelling is connecting two points, then good storytelling is making surprising connections in an entertaining fashion. And we forced our Wordplay Club to connect some strange dots on Wednesday. Our young writers had to compose stories using words they selected randomly from … Continue reading

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