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Monday, Nov. 2, 2015
Come Write In! November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and the Northeast Library is one of several branches where you can have some quiet space and time to get that novel written. Every Monday in November from 6 - 9 p.m. in the Mezzanine Conference Room. Coffee will be provided.
Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015
Join published author Hannah Sternberg of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop for writing classes this November. In conjunction with National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) Sternberg will give a writing class on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. Also come to our Write-ins on Monday nights from 6 - 9 p.m. to take full advantage of our space and time - and get your novel done this year!
Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015
Participating in National Novel Writing Month this year? Looking for a supportive environment in which to work toward your 50,000 words? Drop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library, where we'll be reserving space for NaNoWriMo writers on Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. and, thanks to the DC Public Library Foundation, providing free coffee for participants as well.
Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015
Need a quite place to pound out another thousand words? Gather with other NaNoWriMo writers and be inspired by the literary atmosphere. Find new friends (and readers!) and help each other get unstuck every Saturday in November. More Library events and information for NaNoWriMo can be found at dclibrary.org/nanowrimo.
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015
Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015
For writers stuck in the throes of National Novel Writing Month, DC Public Library will be hosting a twitter chat under the hashtag #NaNoDC with author, Jeff Miller to discuss the writing process and methods of getting unstuck during writing a novel.
Whether you’re a National Novel Writing Month participant looking to recharge or or a viewer who favors literary films, join us as we present a series of films that depict the glories and struggles of the writing life. The series concludes with Finding Forrester (PG-13, 136 min., 2000)