Fundraiser for the Forest Grove Senior & Community Center
Scrivener Workshop, Sept. 21 – Oct. 12, 2017
Dream of writing your memoirs? A novel? Register now for a workshop on the basics of Scrivener, an affordable and complete writing studio to help you from idea to final published book. The workshop is held on four consecutive Thursdays, September 21 – October 12, from 6:30 – 9 PM.
International trainer Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress has been teaching and offering workshops on Scrivener for over seven years.
As a fundraiser for the Forest Grove Community and Senior Center, the instructor is making this course available in Washington County for only $100 with the proceeds benefiting the Center. Normally these courses cost over $200.
Space is limited for this special event, to be held at 2037 Douglas Street, Forest Grove, OR, where there is free parking.
For complete information, see Writers in the Grove. Register in person at the Center or by calling 503-357-2021. Or contact Lorelle VanFossen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Friends of the Forest Grove Library invites everyone to a Cultural Series eve
nt with noir writer Lono Waiwaiole. Lono’s debut novel, Wiley’s Lament, was named a fi
nalist for the 2003 Oregon Book Awards for fiction and an Anthony award for best first novel of 2003. He will talk about “Noir Fiction: Writing from the Dark Side”.
Tuesday, September 12th at 6:30pm at the Forest Grove LibraryLono Waiwaiole Program — 2114 Pacific Avenue, Forest Grove
VENUE CHANGE DUE TO HEAT! PLEASE EMAIL ROSEMARY FOR NEW VENUE ADDRESS – ROSEMARYDLOMBARD@YAHOO.COM.
Taylor Stannard has taught Creative Writing and her short fiction has been published in several literary journals. Her The Stonepile Possum Queen, the first book of a trilogy-in-progress, was given favorable reviews by Kirkus.
Taylor will discuss the legal intricacies of writing fiction whose plot, places or characters might pose a resemblance to actual circumstances, either current or recent.
Conversations With Writers meets at the Reedville Presbyterian Church on 2785 SW 209th Avenue in Aloha. You can get on their monthly notice email list or contact the group at email@example.com.
Writers in the Grove Presents
Website Building WordPress Workshop
Are you a writer? Poet? Or have a small business? If so, a website is required today. Writers in the Grovepresents “Website Building WordPress Workshop.” The course begins September 11 and runs four consecutive Mondays from 6:30 – 9:00 PM. This course, taught by veteran blogger and WordPress expert Lorelle VanFossen of Lorelle on WordPress, teaches setting up your site, learning to create content and sharing it through social media. A course like this held in Portland, normally costs over $400. This is a rare opportunity to learn how to blog and build your own website right here in Washington County. The workshop is only $125 per person.
For more information, see Writers in the Grove website.