Monday, December 21, 2009
Tuesday, December 15, 2009
The Carnegie Center is calling on young women in grades 9-12 to apply to the Young Women Writers Program, a FREE series of intensive workshops focused on self-expression through writing. Applications are due no later than Friday, January 15, 2010. Selection will be limited to 15 participants.
Saturday, December 12, 2009
Here’s your chance to lead & inspire
middle school students as they explore the world…
Potential camp topics include:
Movie Making/Screenwriting • Sports Medicine/Nutrition • Technology
Performance Poetry • Experiential Creative Writing • Science Writing
Song Writing • Architecture & Design • Photography • Art Creation & Critique
Law & Justice • Travel Writing • Film Critique • Community Gardening
Computer Programming • Graphic Novel/Comic Creation • Graphic Design
July 12-16 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:00-5:00pm
July 19-23 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:00-5:00pm
July 26-30 8:30am-12:30pm and 1:00-5:00pm
- Each instructor teaches a one-week, half-day session
- Camp topics and activities geared towards rising 6th - 8th grade students. Campers should have fun while being exposed to potential careers. Day trips encouraged!
- Competitive stipend: $25 per hour of instruction time
- Experience instructing middle school students required
- Topics listed above are suggestions – feel free to propose your own ideas!
Submit email resume & paragraph describing your camp topic to:
Laura Whitaker, Program Specialist
email@example.com (859) 254-4175
251 West Second Street, Lexington, KY, 40507
Monday, December 7, 2009
It's the final week for applications to the Young Women Writers Project.
More information here.
Download your application here.
All applications must be received or postmarked by Friday, December 11. The Carnegie Center will be open from 9-5 pm that day.
Please let us know if you need further information. You can send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here's a photo of last year's wonderful ladies. Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity.
Thursday, December 3, 2009
Stay tuned for information about future Family Fun and Learning Nights!
Wednesday, December 2, 2009
Schedules should be arriving in mailboxes next week.
We can't wait for you to see some of the exciting offerings this season. Here are a few new class highlights:
Divining the Self through Words and Movement
Mondays, February 1-March 15 (no class February 15)
This workshop incorporates basic yoga postures and stretching with journaling prompts designed to help us achieve clarity around issues of self- image and the stories we tell ourselves about our lives. Through movement, we achieve body awareness that allows us to delve deeper into self awareness.
Feeling as a Foreign Language: Finding Your Poetic Voice
Saturdays, January 30-March 6
Want to find, flex, and strengthen your voice as a writer? This workshop is designed to help you do so. Through a series of discussions, exercises, and prompts, we’ll explore the ways in which one can make a poem, delving into different aspects of form and content so that you can find the best notes for your own voice as a poet. Bring a blank notebook and a sense of adventure.
Everything You Need to Know About Getting an Agent
Saturday, March 20
In this seminar, Writers Digest Editor Chuck Sambuchino will address all things literary agent, and show writers how to snag a rep without fear of being scammed. We’ll discuss book proposals, novel synopses, query letters, pitching, how to find an agent, and everything else. Questions welcomed and encouraged!
Many more exciting offerings this season. Get registered today! 859.254.4175.