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Friday, April 26
 

4:00pm

Middle Grade Writers' Workshop
All stories follow a road map and include noticeable landmarks along the way. Learn what these important milestones are and how to use them. Tips, techniques and resources will be shared to help young writers get past the first pages of a story idea and stick with it all the way to the end.

Ages 11-14.

This FREE event requires REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat. 


Speakers
avatar for Amanda Zieba

Amanda Zieba

Amanda Zieba is an author who spends her days telling stories. She creates ideas and people and places that entertain, inspire, and educate. As a workshop leader and presenter, she's had the privilege of helping others birth their stories into the world. Can you imagine anything more... Read More →


Friday April 26, 2019 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Brown County Library Central Branch —Board Room (Second Floor) 515 Pine Street, Green Bay, WI, USA
 
Saturday, April 27
 

10:00am

Writing for Elementary Grade Writers
Young writers can join published author Kim Suhr as she leads them through creative writing activities.

Ages 6-11.

This free workshop requires registration to guarantee a seat. 
Reserve your spot here.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Suhr

Kim Suhr

Director, Red Oak Writing
Kim Suhr is Director of Red Oak Writing, an organization that supports writers, ages teen through adult. In the summer, Kim leads Creative Writing Camps for youth: week-long experiences that provide participants with creative activities and nurturing community to make their writing... Read More →


2:00pm

Young Writers Workshop with Melissa Westemeier
Are you a young, aspiring writer looking to learn more about the writing world? Join high school English teacher Melissa Westemeier for this workshop on writing for young readers.

Ages 10-18.

This FREE event requires REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat.

Speakers
avatar for Melissa Westemeier

Melissa Westemeier

Melissa Westemeier is a high school English teacher, writer and prairie restorer, who writes about a small fishing town loosely based on her bartending days on the Wolf River. 


2:00pm

Drop-in Writing Workshop for Teens
Are you a young, aspiring writer? Join Kim Suhr for a drop-in writing workshop. This workshop will help teen writers learn how to give and receive helpful feedback on others’ work. Those who bring manuscripts to share will have the opportunity to learn what “sings” in their writing and find opportunities to strengthen the piece in the revision process.

Ages 13-18.

Speakers
avatar for Kim Suhr

Kim Suhr

Director, Red Oak Writing
Kim Suhr is Director of Red Oak Writing, an organization that supports writers, ages teen through adult. In the summer, Kim leads Creative Writing Camps for youth: week-long experiences that provide participants with creative activities and nurturing community to make their writing... Read More →


Saturday April 27, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Rise & Grind Conference Room (Third Floor, Brown County Library Central Branch) 515 Pine St floor 3, Green Bay, WI 54301, USA

2:00pm

Young Writers' Workshop with Joelle Charbonneau
Is your child interested in writing? This workshop with Joelle Charbonneau is the perfect place to learn more about the techniques and craft of writing, designed specifically for young, aspiring writers.

Ages 10-18.

This FREE event requires REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat.

Speakers
avatar for Joelle Charbonneau

Joelle Charbonneau

Joelle has performed in opera and musical theater productions across Chicagoland. She now teaches private voice lessons and is the author of the New York Times best selling The Testing trilogy(The Testing, Independent Study, and Graduation Day) as well as two mystery series: The ... Read More →


Saturday April 27, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Brown County Library Central Branch —Board Room (Second Floor) 515 Pine Street, Green Bay, WI, USA
 
Sunday, April 28
 

10:00am

Writing for Elementary Grade Writers with Christine Reynebeau
Young writers can join Christie Reynebeau, a published children's author, for this workshop on writing for elementary-grade writers.

Ages 6-11.

This FREE event requires REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat. 

Speakers
avatar for Christine Reynebeau

Christine Reynebeau

Christine Reynebeau lives in Wausau, WI where she works in youth development and serves on various community engagement teams. Beginning her publishing journey, Christine published her first two children's books through a publisher in 2014 and 2016, PB &J and Guts. In 2017, she started... Read More →


12:00pm

Writing Workshop for Middle Grade Writers
There's never a time too early to start writing! Middle-grade writers can join established author Terri Karsten in this workshop for young writers.

This FREE event requires
REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat.

Speakers
avatar for Terri Karsten

Terri Karsten

Terri Karsten has been a writer and educator all her life. After twenty-one years of teaching high school English, she now works as a writing coach and focuses on writing historical fiction. Her debut novel, A Mistake of Consequence (2015, B.R.A.G. Medallion Honoree) takes readers... Read More →


Sunday April 28, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rise & Grind Conference Room (Third Floor, Brown County Library Central Branch) 515 Pine St floor 3, Green Bay, WI 54301, USA

2:00pm

Youth Writing Workshop with Wisconsin Poet Laureate Peggy Rozga
Wisconsin Poet Laureate Peggy Rozga offers a writing workshop for young poets.

This FREE event requires REGISTRATION to guarantee a seat. 

Ages 8 and up

Speakers
avatar for Peggy Rozga

Peggy Rozga

Wisconsin Poet Laureate
Wisconsin Poet Laureate Margaret Rozga creates poetry from her ongoing concern for social justice issues. She was a participant in Milwaukee’s marches for fair housing and later married civil rights leader, Father James Groppi.Her book, Two Hundred Nights and One Day (Benu Press... Read More →


Sunday April 28, 2019 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Rise & Grind —Flex Room (Third Floor, Brown County Library Central Branch) 515 Pine St floor 3, Green Bay, WI 54301, USA