Summer Mini Workshops | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

Summer Mini Workshops

Writers & Books is hosting mini-workshops for the summer! You can attend one, or attend them all: no registration is needed.

These fun, low-cost writing sessions are a great way to get to know your instructors and fellow students, learn something new, and get writing! Without the commitment of our longer classes, free to register ahead of time or just walk in. Sesstions are held every Saturday at 11 a.m. this summer, starting on June 23:


June 23: Writing Exercises. Hosted by Charlie Coté

June 30: Exploring the Healing Power of Personal Writing. Hosted by Karen vanMeenen

July 7: Hook your reader with your first line. Hosted by Brian Wood

July 14: Memoir & Self-discovery: Find the themes that shape your life story. Hosted by Anaïs Salibian

July 21: Screenwriting. Hosted by Johannes Bockwoldt

July 28: Writing Exercises. Hosted by Ryan Shepard

August 4: Writing Exercises. Hosted by Anastasia Nikolis

August 11: Writing Exercises. Hosted by Scott Seifritz

August 18: Writing from Family Photographs. Hosted by Karen vanMeenen

August 25: Hosted by Nina Alvarez

September 8: Love, Loss, Memory: The stories you always meant to write down. Hosted by Sejal A. Shah


Writers & Books


740 University Ave
Rochester, NY, 14607
United States


(585) 473-2590
Contact name: 
Sally Bittner Bonn
Email address: 
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11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
$8 for members / $10 for the general public


Teenagers Adults without kids