Current Class List

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For Readers Graphic
Loft Book Club: White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism
Date
January 28, 2020-April 28, 2020
Time
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday
Genre
For Readers
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $0.00
Member $0.00
Low Income $0.00
Publishing and Career Graphic
Writing For Magazines
Artists
Chanté Griffin
Date
February 19, 2020-April 15, 2020
Genre
Publishing and Career
Family
Online
Price
Regular $312.00
Member $280.80
Basics Genre Graphic
Research Tools to Create More Authentic Historical Nonfiction and Fiction
Artists
Holly Day
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Basics
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Publishing and Career Graphic
Working with the Pros: Finding and Effectively Working with An Agent
Artists
Dawn Frederick
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Publishing and Career
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Crafting the Longform Essay
Date
Time
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $70.00
Member $63.00
Low Income $49.00
Digital Storytelling Graphic
Introduction to Digital Storytelling
Artists
Anne Aronson
Date
March 3, 2020-April 21, 2020
Time
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Tuesday
Genre
Digital Storytelling
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $280.00
Member $252.00
Low Income $196.00
Multigenre Graphic
Storyboard Intensive: Your Book Starts Here
Date
March 4, 2020-April 1, 2020
Genre
Multigenre
Family
Online
Price
Regular $195.00
Member $175.50
Publishing and Career Graphic
Make It Snappy: How To Write More Effectively at Work
Artists
Mary Ringstad
Date
March 4, 2020-April 15, 2020
Genre
Publishing and Career
Family
Online
Price
Regular $234.00
Member $210.60
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Write Memory: Intro to Memoir
Artists
Glenda Reed
Date
March 4, 2020-April 15, 2020
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Online
Price
Regular $234.00
Member $210.60
Poetry Graphic
Reading & Writing The Poetic Line
Artists
S. Yarberry
Date
March 4, 2020-April 15, 2020
Genre
Poetry
Family
Online
Price
Regular $234.00
Member $210.60
Publishing and Career Graphic
Indie Publishing
Date
March 4, 2020-April 15, 2020
Genre
Publishing and Career
Family
Online
Price
Regular $234.00
Member $210.60
Poetry Graphic
Making the Space for Poetry in Our World: Intermediate Poetry
Artists
Deborah Keenan
Date
March 4, 2020-April 29, 2020
Time
10 a.m.-Noon
Wednesday
Genre
Poetry
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $280.00
Member $252.00
Low Income $196.00
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Explorations of Home: A Class for Writers of Color and Indigenous Writers
Artists
Kao Kalia Yang
Date
Time
6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
Wednesday
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $15.00
Member $13.50
Low Income $0.00
Pay What You Can $0.00
Basics Genre Graphic
First Steps into Writing
Date
March 5, 2020-April 23, 2020
Time
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday
Genre
Basics
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $280.00
Member $252.00
Low Income $196.00
Basics Genre Graphic
Great Grammar: Know It When You Need It
Artists
Amy Simso Dean
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Basics
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Multigenre Graphic
Writing Funny: Incorporating Humor Into Your Essays, Stories, and Poems
Date
Time
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Multigenre
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $70.00
Member $63.00
Low Income $49.00
Poetry Graphic
Poetry: Learning the Essentials of Craft
Artists
Jude Nutter
Date
Time
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Poetry
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $105.00
Member $94.50
Low Income $73.50
Youth Graphic Marker
Use Your Imagination!
Artists
Nancy Carlson
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Creative Process
Family
Youth
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Fiction Graphic
Writing Difference: Strategies for Developing Fictional Characters Across Diverse Backgrounds
Artists
Angela Ajayi
Date
Time
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Fiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $70.00
Member $63.00
Low Income $49.00
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Writing Memoir: Inspiration and More from Bestsellers
Date
March 12, 2020-April 30, 2020
Time
6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Thursday
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $280.00
Member $252.00
Low Income $196.00
Creative Process Graphic
Quiet the Inner Critic
Artists
Rebecca Kanner
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Creative Process
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Youth Graphic Marker
Building a Novel: Characters & Point of View
Artists
Debra Blake
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Creative Process
Family
Youth
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Multigenre Graphic
Creating Characters in Five Dimensions
Artists
Jim Levi
Date
Time
9 a.m.-Noon
Saturday
Genre
Multigenre
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $52.50
Member $47.25
Low Income $36.75
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Writing from the Rabbit Hole: Researched Creative Nonfiction
Artists
Nicole Helget
Date
Time
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $87.50
Member $78.75
Low Income $61.25
Creative Nonfiction Graphic
Leaving Home: A Class for Writers of Color and Indigenous Writers
Artists
Kao Kalia Yang
Date
Time
1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Saturday
Genre
Creative Nonfiction
Family
Adult
Price
Regular $15.00
Member $13.50
Low Income $0.00
Pay What You Can $0.00