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Summer Reading 2023: Our Stories: Creative Writing Workshop

May 31 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Our Stories: Creative Writing Workshop

Winter Park Public Library hosts a weekly workshop with instructor and author Jaime Lee Lewis. Lewis discusses a different element of good story writing in each class and gives students time to practice these elements in their writing along with opportunities to read and discuss their work. This course culminates in an opportunity for students to share their work aloud at the Celebration of Stories at the Edyth Bush Theatre with friends and family. Snacks, writing tools, and inspiration is provided throughout. Students must enroll in the first session to attend the entire series. The course consists of four one-hour sessions, held weekly May 31 through June 21. Jaime Lee Lewis is a writer, educator, and Nuyorican Grand Slam Champion Poet.

This Summer Reading 2023 program was sponsored in part by Florida Humanities with funds from the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Florida Humanities or the aforementioned entities.

Event Details

Event Date/time:

May 31 @ 2:00 pm -
May 31 @ 3:30 pm


Presenter Information:
Jaime Lee Lewis, Writer and Nuyorican Grand Slam Champion Poet
Event Fee:
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Event Registration Link:
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Event Contact:

Erin Collier-Plummer
(407) 623-3300

Event Venue:

Winter Park Library
1052 W. Morse Blvd.
Winter Park, Florida 32789
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Venue Phone:
(407) 623-3300

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