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Poetry & Writing   

Are you interested in expressing yourself through writing? Writing is a skill that must be developed. Join our seasoned writing instructors to learn the tricks of the trade, whether you are interested in writing your memoir, the Great American Novel, or the neighborhood newsletter. Our instructors can help you learn how to edit your work for clarity, guide you around grammatical sticky wickets, and even give you tips for self-publishing!

For course description, click on the course title below. Hover on instructor name for biography.


Reading Poetry for Fun - Jacaranda
Item: LAP1001 W. Rainer Kroll
Tu   10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Jacaranda Trace Rm Enrichment Center - 2nd Floor
Sessions: 4 Location: 3600 William Penn Way Venice, FL 34293
Tu 10/1/2019 - 10/22/2019       Fee: $49.00

Write Your Autobiography
Item: LAW1001 Melissa Schwartz
10/4/2019 - 11/1/2019 

 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Fee: $59.00

This class section is full. Click the Add to Wait List button below or select another available course. With enough interest, we may open another sectionContinue through the payment processing steps - you will NOT be charged to be placed on the wait list.          


Got a Manuscript? Let's Publish It!
Item: LAS1001 Julianne Weinmann
W   1:00 PM - 3:00 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-117
Sessions: 3 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
W 10/2/2019 - 10/16/2019       Fee: $49.00
Prerequisite: A manuscript in progress. Bring your manuscript on flash drive or in print.

Dynamic Writing: Building Blocks for Better Writing - North Port
Item: LAWNP1001 Michele Walker
W   1:30 PM - 3:30 PM STC North Port Rm Art Rm. 1-212
Sessions: 5 Location: 4445 Career Lane North Port, FL 34289
W 10/2/2019 - 10/30/2019       Fee: $79.00

Writing Your Memoir: Nuts & Bolts of How to Begin, Edit & Publish
Item: LAWM1001 Eloise Hanner
Tu   2:00 PM - 3:30 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-110
Sessions: 3 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
Tu 10/15/2019 - 10/29/2019       Fee: $39.00

Artistry in Words
Item: LAW1002 Patricia Novak
M   3:00 PM - 5:00 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-121
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
M 10/28/2019 - 11/25/2019       Fee: $79.00
***Class begins Oct 28 and ends Nov 25 - one week later than advertised.
Bring a writing sample to the first class.

Writing Creative Nonfiction
Item: LANF1001 Melissa Schwartz
W   5:00 PM - 6:30 PM STC Sarasota Bldg 3 Rm 3-114
Sessions: 5 Location: 4748 Beneva Rd Sarasota, FL 34233
W 11/6/2019 - 12/11/2019       Fee: $59.00

Register early to avoid disappointment, as classes will fill up quickly!

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