writing

Adult Poetry Club

Wednesday, August 19 11:00 AM
Independence Regional

Join us for an interactive poetry club, share and create original pieces, recite your favorite poetry, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others. This poetry club is held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.

Read More

Independence Writers Group

Saturday, August 15 10:00 AM
Independence Regional

An open discussion of the art and business of writing short stories, poems and novels. Critiques are available if three to eight copies of materials to be critiqued are provided. The group meets on the third Saturday of the month.

Read More

Open Mic Poetry Reading

Thursday, September 19 6:00 PM
Davidson

Join us for an interactive poetry event, and share an original piece, or simply enjoy the poetic works of others in the company of your peers. Registration required for those who want to speak.

Read More

Teen Writing Group

Thursday, September 12 3:00 PM
Steele Creek

Writers of all experience and skill levels are encouraged to join this group to share work, exchange ideas and feedback, and meet other local amateur writers. This week we will be using books and magazines to make poetry collages.

Read More

Children's Writing Group

Saturday, September 21 3:00 PM
Morrison Regional

Collaborate with other kids as you share your writing, give and receive feedback, and support others through the writing process. Strengthen your writing skills through engaging in hands-on activities. Registration is required and begins August 20th.

Read More

Meet the Author: Amika T. Clark

Saturday, October 5 1:00 PM
West Boulevard

Celebrate reading and meet Amika T. Clark, author of Soul Pieces: Memoirs of Self-Discovery after Domestic Violence and Divorce. Learn about her writing process, inspiration and career path. Q&A will follow. Copies of Clark's book will be available for sale.

Read More