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April 21, 2018

CHOOSE-YOUR-OWN-ADVENTURE A Two-Part Workshop on Querying Agents

CeliaInstructor: Celia Johnson
Date: Saturdays, April 21 & 28
Time: 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location: Rockland Public Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee: MWPA Member $95 | Nonmember $160
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 21, 2018 1:30 pm
End: April 21, 2018 1:30 pm

JUMP-START THE ENGINE A 5-Part Poem Generation Workshop

Fay LeBlanc HeadshotInstructor: Gibson Fay-LeBlanc
Date: Saturdays, April 21 to May 19
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee: MWPA Member $125 | Nonmember $195
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 21, 2018 10:30 am
End: April 21, 2018 10:30 am

LIFTING THE VEIL ON BOOK REVIEWS

Smith, VPresenter: Vicky Smith
Date: Saturday, April 21
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: Open
Fee: MWPA Member $Free | Nonmember $5
PRESENTATION INFO

Start: April 21, 2018 10:30 am
End: April 21, 2018 10:30 am

NAVIGATING THE SELF-PUBLISHING INDUSTRY Building a Platform, Analyzing a Book Package, and Much More

BloodInstructor: Jen Blood
Date: Saturday, April 21 
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: University of Maine, Orono
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee: MWPA Member $65 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 21, 2018 10:30 am
End: April 21, 2018 10:30 am

April 18, 2018

THE ANATOMY OF SCENE A 10-Week Fiction Workshop

ChristensenInstructor: Kate Christensen
Date: Wednesdays, April 18 to June 20
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee: MWPA Member $450 | Nonmember $600
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 18, 2018 6:00 pm
End: April 18, 2018 6:00 pm

April 14, 2018

DAZZLE THE READER Or, Why “Show, Don’t Tell” Is a Crock

AlmondInstructor: Steve Almond
Date
: Saturday, April 14
Time:
11:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees:
16
Fee:
Member: $65 | Nonmember: $120
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 14, 2018 11:30 am
End: April 14, 2018 11:30 am

April 7, 2018

A WILD QUEST Writing the Lyric Essay

GreenbergInstructor: Arielle Greenberg
Date: Saturday, April 7
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: University of Maine at Orono
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee: MWPA Member $50 | Nonmember $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 7, 2018 1:00 pm
End: April 7, 2018 1:00 pm

SHORTER DOESN’T MEAN EASIER Writing Picture Books for Children

KimInstructor: Melissa Kim
Date:
Saturday, April 7 
Time:
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee:
Member: $45 | Nonmember: $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 7, 2018 10:30 am
End: April 7, 2018 10:30 am

WRITING TRUE Marshalling the Unconscious in Writing

SmithInstructor: Frank O Smith
Date:
Saturday, April 7 
Time:
10:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $75 | Nonmember: $130
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: April 7, 2018 10:30 am
End: April 7, 2018 10:30 am

March 31, 2018

UNFORGETTABLE CHARACTERS A Fiction Workshop

DeYoungInstructor: Ursula DeYoung
Date: Saturday, March 31
Time: 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 1 SPOT REMAINS
Fee: MWPA Member $50 | Nonmember $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: March 31, 2018 10:30 am
End: March 31, 2018 10:30 am