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508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
434-296-1922 http://writerhouse.org/

November 2019

Open Writing Hours Today!

November 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on November 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 6, 2019 at 10:00 am

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Writing Hours

WriterHouse will be offering the volunteer operated Open Writing Hours today. Come in and enjoy a nice quiet place to write, meet with your writer friends, and have a cup of coffee on the house. Want to see more open hours? We do too! Become a volunteer for WriterHouse today to help us promote the creation and appreciation of the literary arts in your community.

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Poets At Large

November 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on January 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on February 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 20, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 17, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on August 19, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on September 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on October 21, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 16, 2019 at 1:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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This is a closed group facilitated by Sharon Ackerman and Priscilla Melchior. The group's goal is a detailed study of the craft of poetry.

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Putting the Pen to the Page: Drafting Your Novel in One Year (This class is full!)

November 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 23, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on October 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on October 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on January 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on February 10, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on March 9, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on April 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on May 4, 2020 at 6:00 pm

One event on May 21, 2020 at 6:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Instructor: Kristen-Paige Madonia $1,399* Members | $1,399* Nonmembers Select Mondays, 9/9/19 - 5/21/20** | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM *Payment plans of $335 per quarter will be available to students accepted into this program. NOTE: THE APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR THIS PROGRAM HAS PASSED.   Overview: Putting the Pen to the Page is an opportunity for writers to study the craft of creative writing, share and workshop portions of their novel manuscript, provide and receive constructive criticism, and work with a…

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NaNoWriMo 2019

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on November 9, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 13, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 18, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

One event on November 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 30, 2019 at 6:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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What is NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month. Established in 1999, this event occurs worldwide during the month of November. Join a local group of determined writers to write 50,000 words during the month of November. That's only 1,666 words a day! If you've always wanted to write that novel, or have participated before and can't wait to do it again, come to some or all of the group write-ins this month. A supportive, creative, and fun atmosphere can go a long…

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Open Writing Hours Today!

November 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 3, 2019 at 10:00 am

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One event on September 17, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on October 22, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 5, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 12, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 19, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 26, 2019 at 10:00 am

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Writing Hours

WriterHouse will be offering the volunteer operated Open Writing Hours today. Come in and enjoy a nice quiet place to write, meet with your writer friends, and have a cup of coffee on the house. Want to see more open hours? We do too! Become a volunteer for WriterHouse today to help us promote the creation and appreciation of the literary arts in your community.

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Open Writing Hours Today!

November 19 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 29, 2019

One event on November 5, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 19, 2019 at 12:00 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 12:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Writing Hours

WriterHouse will be offering the volunteer operated Open Writing Hours today. Come in and enjoy a nice quiet place to write, meet with your writer friends, and have a cup of coffee on the house. Want to see more open hours? We do too! Become a volunteer for WriterHouse today to help us promote the creation and appreciation of the literary arts in your community.

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Literary Fiction Critique Group

November 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on August 14, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 4, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 18, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 2, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 20, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 4, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 18, 2018 at 6:30 pm

One event on June 4, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on June 18, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 2, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 16, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on August 6, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 1, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 15, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 5, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 19, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 3, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on December 17, 2019 at 6:30 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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This is a closed group facilitated by Lauren Hebert for writers who seek thoughtful critical feedback on their work and are able to provide the same support for other group members.  In addition to reading and commenting on individual submissions, we also engage in craft-related discussions, writing exercises, and free-write sessions.

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Memoir in a Year Part II: Drafting and Revising Your Book-Length Memoir (This class is full!)

November 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on February 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on February 21, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on March 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on March 21, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on April 4, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on April 18, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 2, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 14, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 30, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on June 20, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on July 11, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on August 8, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 3, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on October 17, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 7, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on November 21, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on December 5, 2019 at 9:30 am

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Instructor: Lisa Ellison$1399* Members | $1399* NonmembersSelect Thursdays 1/24/19 – 12/5/19 | 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM*Payment plans of $335 per quarter will be available to students accepted into this program.**For a complete list of class dates, please see the Memoir in a Year Part II Syllabus. Have a powerful life story you absolutely must tell? Looking for support as you harness the power of that narrative? Memoir in a Year Part II: Drafting and Revising Your Book-Length Memoir is…

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Tupelo Teen Writing Center

November 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 26, 2019

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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To foster, discover, and develop emerging writers, and connect them as a part of the larger writing community, facilitate their ability to take advantage of our local literary resources,  and develop resources where they are needed. To announce to and through the support of our youth that writing is as important as sports fields, theaters, art galleries and centers, and skating rinks… To learn more, please see the Tupelo Teen Writing Center 

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Memoir Writing Marathon

November 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on November 30, 2018 at 9:30 am

One event on January 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on March 1, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on March 28, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on April 26, 2019 at 9:30 am

One event on May 31, 2019 at 9:30 am

An event every month that begins at 9:30 am on day Last of the month, repeating until December 28, 2019

One event on November 22, 2019 at 9:00 am

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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This is a closed event facilitated by Joan Mazza.

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Open Writing Hours Today!

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Writing Hours

WriterHouse will be offering the volunteer operated Open Writing Hours today. Come in and enjoy a nice quiet place to write, meet with your writer friends, and have a cup of coffee on the house. Want to see more open hours? We do too! Become a volunteer for WriterHouse today to help us promote the creation and appreciation of the literary arts in your community.

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Staying the Course (Ongoing Class)

November 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on October 26, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on November 23, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on January 25, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on February 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on March 28, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on April 25, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on May 23, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on June 27, 2020 at 1:00 pm

One event on July 25, 2020 at 1:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Instructor: Jody Hesler $260 Members | $289 Nonmembers Meets monthly on Saturday for eleven months: 9/28/19, 10/26/19, 11/23/19, 12/14/19, 1/25/20, 2/29/20, 3/28/20, 4/25/20, 5/23/20, 6/27/20, 7/25/20 | 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm This is a course for committed writers who want some structure and accountability for reaching their writing goals. Reaching these goals is often more easily said than done. We often lose our way when we have no sounding board, no one to check in with to see if…

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Cville YA Writers Group

November 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 26, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 24, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 27, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 24, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 25, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 23, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on May 29, 2019 at 7:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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This group is open to any member of WriterHouse.  At this meeting, one member will read a short piece for us to critique.  We will also discuss an article about writing antagonists.    We welcome more voices in our lively discussions about writing as it pertains to the YA audience.  Questions?  Contact Bonnie Redding at riderwriter5@yahoo.com

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Thanksgiving Break

November 28 @ 8:00 am - November 29 @ 5:00 pm
WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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WriterHouse will be closed in observance of the holiday.

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December 2019

Dabblers Group

December 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Last of the month, repeating until December 30, 2019

One event on March 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on May 28, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on June 12, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on June 26, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on July 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on August 26, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on November 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on December 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Writing Hours

This is a closed writing group organized by member Carol Cutler that meets in the Salon.

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Continuing Novel Work Group

December 4 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 12:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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This is a closed writing group organized by member Chris Tucker. Members are graduates of the Putting the Pen to the Page year-long novel class.

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WriterHouse Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror/Speculative Fiction Writers Group

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on August 13, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 8, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 12, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 20, 2018 at 7:00 pm

One event on January 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on February 11, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on March 11, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on April 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on May 13, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 10, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on July 8, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 9, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 14, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 11, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on December 9, 2019 at 7:00 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Do rolling green hills inspire you to think of brutal orc armies bearing down on ancient elfin civilizations? Intrepid heroes slashing their way through overgrown jungles in search of the one cure to a deadly pandemic? Forgotten tribes descended from a humanoid ancestor other than our own? Government enclaves for top secret and highly unethical experiments? Mother Nature’s healing touch after the nuclear apocalypse? If so then we would love to hear about it! The WriterHouse Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Horror/Speculative Fiction Writers Group…

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Winter Break

December 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - January 1, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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WriterHouse will be closed in observance of the holidays.

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January 2020

Writing, Revising, Pitching: Getting Your Novel Out of the Drawer and Off to Market

January 15, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on January 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm

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One event on February 26, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 11, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on March 25, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on April 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on May 27, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on June 17, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 8, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on July 29, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on August 19, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 9, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on September 23, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 7, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 21, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 4, 2020 at 6:30 pm

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Instructor: Randall Klein$1299* Members | $1299* NonmembersSelect Wednesdays 1/15/20 – 11/4/20 | 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM*Payment plans of $309 per quarter will be available to students accepted into this program.   Overview: For most novelists, the ultimate goal is to get published. Before that, however, comes much revision, along with some frustration and confusion at a seemingly impenetrable system of submission, waiting, and hoping. "Writing, Revising, Pitching" is a class for people who have written a substantive portion of…

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Memoir in a Year Part I: Writing the First Draft of Your Book-Length Memoir

January 23, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on February 6, 2020 at 9:30 am

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One event on June 18, 2020 at 9:30 am

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One event on September 3, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on September 17, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on October 1, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on October 15, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on November 5, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on November 12, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on November 19, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on December 3, 2020 at 9:30 am

One event on December 10, 2020 at 9:30 am

WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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Instructor: Sharon Harrigan $1399* Members | $1399* Nonmembers Select Thursdays, 1/23/20 - 12/10/20** | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM *Payment plans of $335 per quarter will be available to students accepted into this program. **For a complete list of class dates, please see the 2020 Memoir in a Year Part I Syllabus Have a powerful life story you absolutely must tell? Looking for support as you harness the power of that narrative? During Memoir in a Year Part I: Writing…

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