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2019 Northcoast Writers’ Showcase features load of local talent & ‘Dreamers’ author Imbolo Mbue

Imbolo Mbue, author of the critically acclaimed Behold the Dreamers, will be the keynote speaker for the second Northcoast Writers’ Showcase from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, at Lakeland Community College. Mbue’s keynote will cap a … Continue reading

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Playing the Name Game with our Wordplay Club

What’s in a name? Well, a lot of fun for our Wordplay Writing Club. February 13 is Get A Different Name Day. (It’s a thing, apparently.) To celebrate, our kids’ writing club researched Baby Books for new monikers. Then they … Continue reading

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Poetry Workshop for kids at The HUB

Does your child enjoy playing with words? They can come play at our free poetry workshop at 4 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 5, at The HUB inside of Mentor High School. Children will learn how they can make poems in … Continue reading

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Writing scary stories with our Wordplay Club

Our Wordplay Writing Club got in the Halloween spirit by writing spooky stories earlier this month. They also completed a collaborative story that they began nearly a year ago, Blue Riding Hood & the Future World Hamburger Diner. Each month, the … Continue reading

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Playing with words during Wordplay

We made word collages and shared our favorite words — yes, someone suggested fortnite — when our Wordplay Writing Club met earlier this month. Our young writers literally played with words, cutting favorites from magazines and combining them into collages. Each month, … Continue reading

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