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Celebrating National Poetry Month with our Wordplay Writing Club

The young writers of our Wordplay Club celebrated National Poetry Month by composing poetry with some unconventional methods. They made blackout poetry, which involves blacking out old book pages to transform them into new poems. They also used refrigerator magnets to compose … Continue reading

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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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