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Monthly Book Discussion 5:30 pm
Monthly Book Discussion @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for discussion of contemporary and classic novels as well as nonfiction, chosen by the group. This group has been meeting since 1993 and always welcomes new members! For current selections or more information, … Continue reading "Monthly Book Discussion"
Library Writers’ Group 6:30 pm
Library Writers’ Group @ Woodford County Library
Jan 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teens and adults, join this fun group of fellow wordsmiths and kick start your imagination with creative writing exercises. All levels of experience welcome.
Women Who Write 6:30 pm
Women Who Write @ Highlands Branch of the Jefferson County Public Library
Jan 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
All women who write or aspire to write are invited to the monthly meetings of Women Who Write. These meetings offer women writers the opportunity to meet, read and critique, share ideas, and create new … Continue reading "Women Who Write"
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Writing Kids’ Books 12:00 pm
Writing Kids’ Books @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
With Marcia Thornton Jones. Find focus, gain confidence, and learn about writing for kids through discussion, peer-sharing, and writing exercises. Come with a work-in-progress – or at least an idea for one. For all levels. Class meets … Continue reading "Writing Kids’ Books"
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Memory Keepers Writing Group 2:30 pm
Memory Keepers Writing Group @ Scott County Public Library
Jan 9 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Memory Keepers Writing Group meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Focused on writing memoirs or family history, this time is dedicated to writing, sharing and learning together.
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Book Club Meet-Up 6:00 pm
Book Club Meet-Up @ Brier Books
Jan 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Are you part of a local book club? Are you interested in starting one? Stop by the Book Club Meet-Up to chat with the Brier Books staff about the services we offer AND meet folks … Continue reading "Book Club Meet-Up"
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Library Writers’ Group 6:30 pm
Library Writers’ Group @ Woodford County Library
Jan 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teens and adults, join this fun group of fellow wordsmiths and kick start your imagination with creative writing exercises. All levels of experience welcome.
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InKY Reading Series: Frederick Smock 6:30 am
InKY Reading Series: Frederick Smock @ The Bard's Town Restaurant
Jan 12 @ 6:30 am
Join the oldest monthly reading series in Louisville as we welcome Kentucky Poet Laureate, Frederick Smock, and University of Colorado-Boulder MFA professor and poet, Noah Eli Gordon, to the stage. Open mic sign-ups begin at … Continue reading "InKY Reading Series: Frederick Smock"
Kentucky Author Showcase 7:00 pm
Kentucky Author Showcase @ Wild Fig Coffee & Books
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kentucky Author Showcase @ Wild Fig Coffee & Books |  |  |
Come to Wild Fig Coffee and Books to hear from a few of Kentucky’s great authors! Bianca Lynne Spriggs is an award-winning writer and multidisciplinary artist from Lexington, Kentucky. An Assistant Professor of English at … Continue reading "Kentucky Author Showcase"
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Library Writers’ Group 6:30 pm
Library Writers’ Group @ Woodford County Library
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teens and adults, join this fun group of fellow wordsmiths and kick start your imagination with creative writing exercises. All levels of experience welcome.
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Snow Angels: Book Signing 10:00 am
Snow Angels: Book Signing @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Snow Angels: Book Signing @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning |  |  |
Come by and talk with me as I celebrate my novel’s release with a book signing! If you already own a copy, I will be happy to sign it for you. There will also be … Continue reading "Snow Angels: Book Signing"
Berea Writers Circle 1:30 pm
Berea Writers Circle @ Berea Branch of the Madison County Public Library
Jan 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
The Berea Writers Circle meets on the third Saturday of the month. Each meeting features a program to foster good writing. The BWC welcomes writers of genres, published and unpublished. We also coordinate critique groups that meet … Continue reading "Berea Writers Circle"
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Social Justice Writing Jam 2:00 pm
Social Justice Writing Jam @ Third Street Stuff & Coffee
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Social Justice movements are fueled by grassroots action, a shared vision, and love. Sometimes that grassroots action looks like a big rally — but lots of times, grassroots action requires story sharing, letter writing, blogging … Continue reading "Social Justice Writing Jam"
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Young Women Writers Project: Deadline
Young Women Writers Project: Deadline
Jan 22 all-day
The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning (Lexington) invites young women in grades 9-12 to apply to the Young Women Writers Project, a series of intensive workshops focused on self-expression taught by experienced women writers. … Continue reading "Young Women Writers Project: Deadline"
Writing Kids’ Books 12:00 pm
Writing Kids’ Books @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
With Marcia Thornton Jones. Find focus, gain confidence, and learn about writing for kids through discussion, peer-sharing, and writing exercises. Come with a work-in-progress – or at least an idea for one. For all levels. Class meets … Continue reading "Writing Kids’ Books"
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Memory Keepers Writing Group 2:30 pm
Memory Keepers Writing Group @ Scott County Public Library
Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Memory Keepers Writing Group meets the second and fourth Tuesday of the month. Focused on writing memoirs or family history, this time is dedicated to writing, sharing and learning together.
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Monthly Book Discussion 5:30 pm
Monthly Book Discussion @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for discussion of contemporary and classic novels as well as nonfiction, chosen by the group. This group has been meeting since 1993 and always welcomes new members! For current selections or more information, … Continue reading "Monthly Book Discussion"
Living by Words: Robert Gipe 7:00 pm
Living by Words: Robert Gipe @ Christ Church Cathedral
Jan 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
How often do we get to sit face to face with the authors we love? Join us for a night of wisdom, wit, and words with some of Kentucky’s most engaging writers. We welcome Robert … Continue reading "Living by Words: Robert Gipe"
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Brown Bag Book Discussion 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Book Discussion @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
An informal discussion group focusing on the literature by and about women. Be prepared to buy or check out from the library the works selected. Contact the Carnegie Center for the updated book list.
Library Writers’ Group 6:30 pm
Library Writers’ Group @ Woodford County Library
Jan 25 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Teens and adults, join this fun group of fellow wordsmiths and kick start your imagination with creative writing exercises. All levels of experience welcome.
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Death Defying Acts: A Rare Display of Circus and Poetry 6:30 pm
Death Defying Acts: A Rare Display of Circus and Poetry @ Suspend
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm
Death Defying Acts: A Rare Display of Circus and Poetry @ Suspend |  |  |
Based on the book of circus themed poetry “Death Defying Acts”, by local Louisville author Erin Keane, this eccentric show intermingles circus and poetry into a unique theatrical experience you will not want to miss. … Continue reading "Death Defying Acts: A Rare Display of Circus and Poetry"
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Writing Kids’ Books 12:00 pm
Writing Kids’ Books @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
With Marcia Thornton Jones. Find focus, gain confidence, and learn about writing for kids through discussion, peer-sharing, and writing exercises. Come with a work-in-progress – or at least an idea for one. For all levels. Class meets … Continue reading "Writing Kids’ Books"
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Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame 2018 Induction Ceremony 7:00 pm
Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame 2018 Induction Ceremony @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame 2018 Induction Ceremony @ Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning | Lexington | Kentucky | United States
The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning is proud to host the sixth annual Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Wednesday, January 31, 7:00 pm. Five inductees will be publicly announced and honored … Continue reading "Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame 2018 Induction Ceremony"