Upcoming Events

11

Mar

2019

The Anatomy of the Thriller with John Reed

Join us for this free Springfield Public Library Workshop and get thrilled! Learn the anatomy of the thriller, explore the conventions of the genre, and uncover the secrets of grabbing the reader on page one.…

  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm (May 21, 2019)
  • Springfield Public Library

15

Apr

2019

Prompt and Circumstance: Jumpstart your Creativity Using Writing Exercises

Ready to use writing prompts and exercises to jump your creativity? Sidestep perfectionism and get words on the page with Jessica Cagle-Faber.  This two-hour class is designed to inspire writers of all levels. We will…

  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Springfield Public Library | 225 5th St Suite 301, Springfield, OR 97477

13

May

2019

Writing Children’s & YA Literature to Build Empathy

Learn how to craft characters that build empathy in young readers in this workshop with Melissa Hart. Based on Melissa Hart’s Better with Books: 500 Diverse Books to Ignite Empathy and Encourage Self-Acceptance in Tweens…

  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Springfield Public Library | 225 5th St Suite 301, Springfield, OR 97477

17

May

2019

The Slow Making of A Writer with Fonda Lee: A Fiction Fantastic Young Writers Celebration

Join us to celebrate the finalists of the 2019 Fiction Fantastic Young Writers Contest. With readings of the winning stories, awards and recognition, and a talk from author and celebrity judge, Fonda Lee, this is…

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • 425 Lincoln St., Eugene, OR 97401