FREE workshops for Express Yourself Youth Poetry Competition

The Dallas Public Library’s annual Express Yourself Youth Poetry Competition is now in session! For the month of November, we are offering FREE poetry workshops for your Dallas ISD students, grades 2nd through 12th. Workshops feature real teaching poets and activities tailored to your class!

Writers In Neighborhoods & Schools

Writers in Neighborhoods & Schools (WINS) workshops and programs equip people of any age, background, or walk of life with the tools to write their story!

Rail Writers 2018

204 young writers.
11 partner venues.
3 neighborhoods.
20 rides.
1 amazing summer of Rail Writers.

 

 

 

 

 

This is Rail Writers 2018. This is The Writer’s Garret.

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Stone Soup Peer Critique Groups

Free monthly meetings. Three different spaces to connect with Dallas writers. Seeking constructive feedback on your creative writing in an easygoing workshop environment? Stone Soup is for you.

November: FREE workshops for Express Yourself Youth Poetry Competition

The Dallas Public Library’s annual Express Yourself Youth Poetry Competition is now in session! For the month of November, we are offering FREE poetry workshops for your Dallas ISD students, grades 2nd through 12th. Workshops feature real teaching poets and activities tailored to your class!

“Let a man in a garret but burn with enough intensity, and he will set fire to the world.”

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Stone Soup Poetry Workshop

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Your donation increases our ability to share literature and develop writing skills that can change the lives of children and youth, “at risk” populations, adult learners, educators, and members of the community. What’s more: every dollar you give to The Writer’s Garret leverages another $5, so give generously!

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Want to make an impact? The Writer’s Garret provides multiple opportunities to become involved in the community through mentoring, tutoring, leadership opportunities, and much, much more.