Spring 2012
Adult Writing Contest

Let your inner muse create unpublished work in three categories:
Poetry: 40 line maximum per poem
Fiction and creative non-fiction: 4000 word maximum.

Pick up entry forms at the Center.
Entries must be submitted by June 30th

Fee: $5.00/poem-$15.00/ fiction or NF

Info: Call Jan Owens 860-677-9662

WORKSHOPS

NOVEL WRITING WORKSHOP
Thursday, June 14th 6:00-8:00 p.m.
The importance of the ‘show don’t tell’ approach in writing. 
Teacher: Award-winning author & NPR journalist, Eileen Albrizio
Fee: $50.00 checks payable to FRLAC

BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS WORKSHOP
Weds.evening June 20th, 7:00-9:00 p.m.
*Creating and Holding Attention
*Mean What You Say
*Write Like a Reader
Instructor: Chris Amorosino, owner of AmorosinoWriting LLC.
Fee: $50.00 checks payable to FRLAC

TWO CHILDREN'S SUMMER WRITING CAMPS
The Week of July 16th and The week of August 13th
10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Instructor: Mollie Wilson Ostroski, published author and workshop leader, owner of Rhyme Time Publishing and creator of the children's "Thinking Cap Literary Society."
Fee: $150.00. session checks payable to FRLAC

ONE-ON-ONE COLLEGE ESSSAY WRITING WORKSHOP
Tuesday or Thursday July dates at Center--student's choice.
*student submits essay via email for teacher edit & critique.
*Teacher-student 'one-on-one' at Center.
Instructor: Pege Deitz Shea, winner of the Ct. Book Award, writing instructor at UConn.and the Institute of Childrens Literature.
Fee: $75.00 checks payable to FRLAC

Sunday Readings by the River
‘Readings by the River at 4’