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July 2019

Ways to Make Our Writing Shine: A Workshop on Rewriting/Revising with Colleen Brennan

July 24 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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Acquire a toolbox for rewriting and revising in this 6-week writing workshop.

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Writing Short Fiction with Christian Winn

July 25 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until July 25, 2019

The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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As writers, each workshop member will create a new and original work of short fiction, get feedback from their workshop peers and the teaching-writer,  Christian Winn, then head back into the revision process to polish and refine their narratives with an eye toward publication.

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Writing the Image with Daniel Stewart

July 25 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until July 25, 2019

The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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The pulsing heart of your writing is its imagery. In this six-week, multi-genre workshop, learn how to create a sensory experience in the reader by exploring image through a variety of literary devices and techniques taken from texts by classic and contemporary authors. Whether you write poetry, fiction, or creative nonfiction/memoir, let image do the heavy lifting in your creative writing. Sign Up Here! This is a 6-week workshop that will meet on the following Thursdays from 6:30 – 8:30…

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Writer in Residence Mitch Wieland at the Library! at Bown Crossing

July 26 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Friday, repeating until July 26, 2019

Library! at Bown Crossing, 2153 E. Riverwalk Dr
Boise, ID 83706 United States
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Mitch Wieland is the July and August writer in residence at the Library! at Bown Crossing!

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Strange Lands for Grades 3-4 (Morning, July 29 – August 2)

July 29 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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July 29th – August 2nd Monday – Friday from 9 – 12 AM  Grades 3 – 4 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else Build a (strange) new world in this sci-fi/fantasy fiction camp Register Now! Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will create…

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Strange Lands for Grades 5-6 (Morning, July 29 – August 2)

July 29 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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July 29th – August 2nd Monday – Friday from 9 – 12 AM  Grades 5 – 6 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else Build a (strange) new world in this sci-fi/fantasy fiction camp Register Now! Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will create…

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Strange Lands for Grades 7-9 (Morning, July 29 to August 2)

July 29 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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July 29th – August 2nd Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 12 PM  Grades 7 – 9 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else Build a (strange) new world in this sci-fi/fantasy fiction camp Register Now! Zombies, dragons, robots, oh my! On the first day of camp, you’ll work with other writers to build the rules for the fictional realm of your dreams. Then, each writer will…

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The Workshop: Fiction for Grades 10-12 (Afternoon, July 29 – August 2)

July 29 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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July 29th – August 2nd Monday – Friday from 1 – 4 PM  Grades 10-12 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else *Someone* needs to write the next great story—why not you? Register Now! Don’t wait until National Novel Writing Month in November to get started on your book! During this week of camp, you’ll use your supportive workshop as a laboratory, a space to work out ideas about character…

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August 2019

Graphic Narrative for Grades 7-9 (Morning, August 5-9)

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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August 5th – 9th Monday – Friday from 9 – 12 AM  Grades 7 – 9 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else Draw the comics you’ve always wanted to read Register Now! Investigate the powerful potential of connecting words and images as you work to create a graphic novel alive with full characters, a riveting plot, and meaningful design. Explore art excursions to galleries and installations, and…

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Writing Wild for Grades 3-4 (Morning, August 5-9)

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Foothills Learning Center, 3188 Sunset Peak Road
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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August 5th – 9th Monday – Friday from 9 – 12 PM  Grades 3 – 4  at The Foothills Learning Center 3188 Sunset Peak Rd, Boise, ID 83702 $162 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $197 everyone else Creative writing makes science come alive Register Now! Explore Boise’s foothills with a pencil and notebook in hand. Together with a Cabin teaching-writer and a naturalist from the Foothills Learning Center, you’ll observe our native environment and translate what you learn…

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Wildlife Words at Zoo Boise for Grades 3-4 (August 5-9)

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Zoo Boise, 355 Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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August 5th – 9th Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 4 PM  Grades 3 – 4 at Zoo Boise 355 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702 $162 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $197 everyone else Goal for poets: rebuild the emotional bridge to the natural world. —Sandra Alcosser Register Now!   Form a deeper and more enduring wildlife conservation ethic in this all-day partnership camp from Zoo Boise and The Cabin. Start camp at Zoo Boise each…

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Wildlife Words at Zoo Boise for Grades 5-6 (August 5-9)

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Zoo Boise, 355 Julia Davis Dr
Boise, ID 83702 United States
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August 5th – 9th Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 4 PM  Grades 5 – 6 at Zoo Boise 355 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702 $162 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $197 everyone else Goal for poets: rebuild the emotional bridge to the natural world. —Sandra Alcosser Register Now!   Form a deeper and more enduring wildlife conservation ethic in this all-day partnership camp from Zoo Boise and The Cabin. Start camp at Zoo Boise each…

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Picture This for Grades 3-4 (Morning, August 5 to 9)

August 5 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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August 5 – 9th Monday – Friday from 9 AM – 12 PM  Grades 3 – 4 at The Cabin 801 S Capitol Blvd, Boise $147 for Cabin members (learn more about Cabin membership here) – $177 everyone else Draw & write the illustrated stories & comics you’ve always wanted to read Register Now! Investigate the powerful potential of connecting words and images as you work to create graphic texts alive with full characters, a riveting plot, and meaningful design. Explore art excursions to…

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Free Drop-In Writing Workshop

August 6 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
The Cabin, 801 S. Capitol Blvd
Boise, 83702
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DROP-IN WORKSHOP  is The Cabin’s free and open writing workshop, held from 6:30 – 8:00 PM on the first Tuesday of each month. Drop-in is hosted by writers Danny Stewart, Heidi Kraay, and other guest writers who create unique prompts designed to inspire a supportive community of local writers. No RSVP required. Lesson is designed for full hour-and-a-half attendance so come early (or a little late) and snag a seat! August's Teaching-Writer TBD

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Writer in Residence Mitch Wieland at the Library! at Bown Crossing

August 15 @ 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 15, 2019

Library! at Bown Crossing, 2153 E. Riverwalk Dr
Boise, ID 83706 United States
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Mitch is the July and August writer in residence at the Libary! at Bown Crossing!

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