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Curtis Gallery

151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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June 2019

Short Story Meetup

June 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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July 2019

Short Story Meetup

July 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Crafternoon: Four Flowers Embroidery

July 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Four Flowers is a beginner embroidery piece created as an introduction to some basic embroidery stitches.  This piece is approximately 3.75” x 3.75” when finished and is stitched on linen fabric. It was created to inspire students to learn about different threads, embroidery stitches and materials.  Stitches include split stitch, star filling stitch, straight stitches, detached chain, backstitch, fly stitch, buttonhole, Japanese ribbon stitch, rosette bud stitch and attaching beads. Materials include linen fabric, cotton threads, needles, silk ribbon, beads,…

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Short Story Meetup

July 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

July 15 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 18, 2019 at 11:00 am

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States

Join us for this two-day workshop taught by author Suzanne Nelson! Do you dream of being a published author someday? This hands-on workshop focuses on the methods and styles for writing novels and short stories. Dialogue, plotting, conflict and characterization styles will be discussed and insight into the publishing and submission process given. The majority of the course consists of in-class writing exercises and in-class critiquing by peers and instructor. The goal is to write at least one short story…

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

July 16 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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Short Story Meetup

July 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Creative Writing Workshop for Teens

July 18 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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One event on July 18, 2019 at 11:00 am

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States

Join us for this two-day workshop taught by author Suzanne Nelson! Do you dream of being a published author someday? This hands-on workshop focuses on the methods and styles for writing novels and short stories. Dialogue, plotting, conflict and characterization styles will be discussed and insight into the publishing and submission process given. The majority of the course consists of in-class writing exercises and in-class critiquing by peers and instructor. The goal is to write at least one short story…

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Art Opening: Wild & Free

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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New Canaan Library presents “Wild & Free” by artist Jennifer Williams on view in the Curtis Gallery from July 18 – August 24. A Q&A with the artist will begin at 6:30 p.m. Everyone welcome! JENNIFER WILLIAMS’s Artist Statement As a child living near the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales, Australia, I grew up with wildness: spring flowers full of color and light, changing through the seasons. Later, travelling, I loved the new plants and blooms I found and began…

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Ultimate Biscotti with Trish Lobenfeld

July 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Make biscotti at home this summer! Trish Lobenfeld, author of Ultimate Biscotti: 75 sweet, savory & gluten-free recipes, will be on site for a morning biscotti cooking demonstration. With her trusted mixer and ingredients to mix on premise, she will show how to properly roll out the dough, and the proper way to slice the cooled biscotti for a second baking. Trish will also discuss how to successfully make gluten-free biscotti. Biscotti samples available for attendees. PLEASE REGISTER Trish Lobenfeld…

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Short Story Meetup

July 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Henna for Teens

July 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States

Join Jamilah Henna Creations for a presentation detailing the history, origin, and traditions of henna. Afterwards, each participant will get a professionally applied henna design.   For grades 5-12. Register Here.

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Music @ NCL: Learn the Ukulele with New Canaan Music

July 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Rob of New Canaan Music as he shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing.  You’ll learn how to tune, strum and read chords. After a short lesson, you’ll be able to play some fun and easy songs. No experience necessary. Bring your own ukulele or borrow one of his. Rob will bring 12 right handed ukuleles. PLEASE REGISTER Robert Miliaresis is an accomplished music teacher and composer. He…

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Native American Musical Traditions

July 30 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join Mashantucket Pequot Museum educators to experience traditional music and dance in Native American Culture. Participants learn the importance of the creative arts and expression through singing and dancing. This interactive program gets the participants up and moving to the beat of the drum.  For families with children ages 4 & up. Register online HERE.  

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Short Story Meetup

July 31 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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August 2019

Short Story Meetup

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

August 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

August 20 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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Short Story Meetup

August 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

August 28 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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September 2019

Short Story Meetup

September 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

September 11 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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Short Story Meetup

September 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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October 2019

Short Story Meetup

October 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

October 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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Short Story Meetup

October 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

October 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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November 2019

The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

November 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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December 2019

The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

December 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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