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Salty City Writing Workshop Series

Love Stories

2019-03-16 10:00:00 2019-03-16 13:00:00 America/Denver Salty City Writing Workshop Series Sweet Branch

Saturday, March 16
10:00am - 1:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-03-16 10:00:00 2019-03-16 13:00:00 America/Denver Salty City Writing Workshop Series A writing workshop series exploring how to show (not tell) as you put emotion on the page. Each session will feature a writing prompt, workshop time, discussion, and feedback. Sweet Branch

Sweet Branch

Meeting Room

A writing workshop series exploring how to show (not tell) as you put emotion on the page. Each session will feature a writing prompt, workshop time, discussion, and feedback.

Please bring your own laptop or favorite notepad for writing.

Held the third Saturday of each month, February through April.

SCHEDULE

Sat, Feb 16, 10am–1pm · The Beginning of Us

Write the story of how you met someone you love. After a discussion about how to show the scene rather than tell the story, you’ll write a scene full of gorgeous detail. Share with the class, if you wish. Bring someone you love and see how memory is subjective, but the story is sweet. 

Sat, Mar 16, 10am–1pm · Don’t Ever Tell Me You Love Me

Learn how to say "I love you," without using those three words. There are many types of love: familiar, erotic, obsessive, enduring, selfless. All of these are often summarized with "I love you," a phrase that has come to lack power in its written form. After discussion several inspiring works, you’ll write your own scene full of detail and dialogue that shows love without saying those three little words. 

Sat, Apr 20, 10am–1pm · Sorry, Not Sorry

Think back to a powerful argument with someone you love, then write the scene from their point of view. You won’t tell the reasons for the argument, instead you’ll recreate the scene from the beginning to the end. To add to the fun, you’ll incorporate a series of Valentine's Day candy conversation hearts into your tale. Feel free change the names to protect the innocent. In the end, you’ll have honed your writing craft, written a powerful scene, and received a therapy session all in one. 

AGE GROUP:   Adults  

EVENT TYPE:   Workshops   Arts & Creativity  

TAGS:   writing workshop  

Sweet Branch

Phone: 801-594-8651

Hours
Mon, Mar 25 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Mar 26 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Mar 27 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Mar 28 10:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Mar 29 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 30 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 31 Closed


About the library

The Sweet Branch is the sister branch of the Anderson-Foothill Branch using the same modular design. The branch contains over 8,000 square feet of service space, including a public meeting room that can be used for a variety of community gathering needs, from community council meetings to music performances to neighborhood celebrations. Free parking is available to the north of the building, and free wi-fi access is provided throughout the library.

Upcoming events

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 26, 10:00am - 11:30am

Meeting Room
Tue, Mar 26, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Wed, Mar 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 28, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Thu, Mar 28, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 02, 10:00am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 02, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 03, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 04, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Meeting Room
Fri, Apr 05, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 09, 10:00am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 10, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 16, 10:00am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 16, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 17, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meeting Room
Thu, Apr 18, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Fri, Apr 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Meeting Room
Sat, Apr 20, 10:00am - 1:00pm

Meeting Room
Tue, Apr 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:00am

Meeting Room
Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:00pm