Writer in Residence in Driggs
WRITING GREAT SHORT FICTION WITH CHRISTIAN WINN
Dive into the world of the short story with Idaho Writer in Residence Christian Winn. On Saturday, June 8 from 9:30 am-12:30 pm at the Lazy K Ranch in Driggs, Winn will lead a workshop for local writers focusing on creating compelling stories. Attendees will review published short fiction – both classic and contemporary – and then complete writing exercises based on what they’ve learned. Space is limited and advanced sign-up is required, call or stop by either of the Valley of the Tetons libraries (Driggs or Victor) to register.
The workshop will be held outdoors. A shade tent will be provided. Participants should bring a camp chair or blanket to sit on, water, a snack, and writing materials. Please be prepared for the weather. Parking is limited so carpooling is strongly recommended. The public is invited to an author reading following the workshop, June 8 at 6:30 pm at the Driggs Library.
#WRITEOUT SUMMER WRITING CAMPS:
FINDING TREASURE IN YOUR WRITING WITH CHRISTIAN WINN
Young writers ages 10-13 are invited to a writing workshop with Idaho Writer in Residence Christian Winn on Friday, June 7, from 10 am – noon at the Six Springs Ranch in Driggs. Participants will look at character, scene, and realistic dialogue and write a story with a quest narrative that searches, seeks, and sometimes finds, all the while discovering the treasure within their own imagination. Space is limited and advanced sign-up is required, call or stop by either of the Valley of the Tetons libraries (Driggs or Victor) to register.
The workshop will be held outdoors. Attendees should bring a water bottle, a hat and sunscreen, and writing materials. Snacks will be provided. In case of inclement weather, the workshop will be held at the Driggs Library. For more information about Christian Winn and #WRITEOUT Summer Writing Camps for young authors visit http://valleyofthetetonslibrary.org/
For directions to Lazy K Ranch and Six Springs Ranch and for more information about Christian Winn and the summer writing series visit the library website at http://valleyofthetetonslibrary.org/. Presented with Valley of the Tetons Library in partnership with Teton Regional Land Trust. These programs are funded in part by the Idaho Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.