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Writing Workshop Series Session 2: Childhood Memories

May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CDT

We are so excited to offer a special workshop series at the Washington County Heritage Center featuring experienced writers to guide you to creating a fun and meaningful piece of writing! 

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Session 1: Thursday, May 23 @ 7-8:30pm
Introduction and Personal History
Workshop Leaders: Gary Goodman, Emily Krawczewski

Session 2: Thursday, May 30 @ 7-8:30pm
Childhood Memories
Workshop leaders: Frank White

Session 3: Thursday, June 6 @ 7-8:30pm
Hometown Stories
Workshop leaders: Justin Brink, Meg Heaton, Eleanor Wilhelmi

Session 4: Thursday, June 13 @ 7-8:30pm
Ancestors and Family Stories
Workshop Leaders: Justin Brink, Bill McGrath, Gloria VanDemmeltraadt

Bonus: Saturday, June 22, late afternoon or evening (TBD)
A celebration of the workshop participants’ hard work and provide them with the opportunity to read a portion of their writing, share an outline for a future project, or anything else they’d like to share that they created during the series. Details to come!


Outline for Each Session

7-7:15pm: Workshop leader introductions

7:15-7:30pm: Discuss recommended reading (if applicable)

7:30-7:50pm: Individual writing time

7:50-8:15pm: Break into small groups for feedback and sharing

8:15-8:30pm: Group share/wrap up

We are planning to cap the series at 20 participants.

Series Pricing

$125/person for non-WCHS members for full workshop series

$100/person for WCHS members for full workshop series

Participants will need to sign up for all four sessions in the series. No exceptions.

WCHS will provide pens, pencils, notebooks, and enthusiasm!


May 30 Workshop Session

The topic for this workshop session focus on early memories from your childhood and/or young adulthood.

Meet your workshop leader for May 30: 

Frank White

Feb 3 Speaker: Frank M. White, MN Twins RBI Coordinator | Rotary Club of Edina

Frank M. White is a former athlete, coach, official, and sports administrator. He currently coordinates the RBI (Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities) program for the Minnesota Twins. His exhibit, They Played for the Love of the Game, was developed with the Ramsey County Historical Society in 2010.


Washington County Heritage Center
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Washington County Heritage Center
1862 South Greeley St
Stillwater, MN 55082 United States
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