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Poetry Through Lists Workshop

2023-08-12 13:00:00 2023-08-12 15:00:00 America/New_York Poetry Through Lists Workshop Do you love writing poetry? Are you interested in learning a new format and sharpening your skills? Join us for a poetry workshop that is open to anyone and everyone who loves words that rhyme! James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Beth Patridge Meeting Room

Saturday, August 12
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-08-12 13:00:00 2023-08-12 15:00:00 America/New_York Poetry Through Lists Workshop Do you love writing poetry? Are you interested in learning a new format and sharpening your skills? Join us for a poetry workshop that is open to anyone and everyone who loves words that rhyme! James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library - Beth Patridge Meeting Room

James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

Beth Patridge Meeting Room

Do you love writing poetry? Are you interested in learning a new format and sharpening your skills? Join us for a poetry workshop that is open to anyone and everyone who loves words that rhyme!

Join poet Lucas Rougeux in exploring the unique shape and style of a list as a format for poetry! This workshop will consist of poetry reading and discussion as well as writing your own poetry inspired by the structure of a list. Explore this approachable and beginner-friendly form of poetry and find the creativity in the seemingly mundane. 

👈 Don't Forget to Register! 

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Seniors | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Special Event | Maker |

TAGS: | Writing | Workshop | Poetry |

James M. Duncan Jr. Branch Library

kpayne@alexlibraryva.org
Phone: 703.746.1705
Fax: 703.746.1785

Hours
Mon, Jun 24 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jun 25 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jun 26 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jun 27 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Jun 28 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jun 29 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 30 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Parking: There is a small lot with 9 spaces.  On street parking is available.

Public Transit:

  • Metrorail: Yellow and Blue lines at Braddock Road (1.3 miles) and King Street Stations (1.5 miles)
  • Metrobus: 10A, 10B
  • DASH Bus: 33

For reasonable disability accommodation, contact jgregorio@alexlibraryva.org or call 703.746.1701 or TTY 703.746.1790.

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