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6-Week Young Writers Workshop at the Bangor Arts Exchange
April 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 16, 2018
Wednesdays, April 4 thru May 16, 5:30 – 7PM
Workshop Registration: $120 per student
Who: Writers ages 11-15 (generally 6th-9th grades)
What: 6 weekly writing workshops, taught by Alexandra Hinrichs, that teach young writers to strengthen their creative writing, offer constructive criticism to their peers, and be receptive to peer and instructor critiques of their own work. Participants need not have attended a previous writing workshop. Workshops will culminate in a public showcase night!
**Checks for payment must be receieved by April 3rd and may be made payable to: Launchpad, 189 Exchange Street, Bangor, Maine 04401
For more info call (207) 370-9197
Alexandra Hinrichs is a children’s book author. Her debut picture book, Thérèse Makes A Tapestry, came out from Getty Publications in March 2016.
Alex has worked as a historical researcher at American Girl, a children’s librarian, and a children’s bookseller among other things. She earned MAs in United States History and Library & Information Studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed her undergraduate education at Colgate University, where she majored in History and French. Alex grew up in Princeton, Massachusetts. She has also lived in France and Thailand. She now makes her home in Bangor, Maine with her spouse and their two sons. She works part-time as a reference librarian at the University of Maine’s Fogler Library.