2012-09-13 / About Town

Writing workshop for college-bound teens

College-bound seniors and juniors are invited to the Jamestown Philomenian Library for help starting their personal essays on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. During the workshop teens will brainstorm what to write and how best to write it. Lively activities will help students identify and recognize their core beliefs and interests, and then write about them with clarity, candor and confi dence.

Teens should bring their laptops or a pen and paper. The workshop is led by Jamestowner Jim Stahl, who directs the online Merlyn’s Pen New Library of Young Adult Writing. The class size is limited to 15. Register by calling the library at 423-7280.

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