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This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Dobson Meeting Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
There are two sides to every story…and sometimes three. I love to write. You love to write. They love to write. These are simple examples of the three points of view available to writers. If you struggle in choosing which would best suit yo...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 25, 2020
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 27, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

February 29, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 3, 2020
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Have you ever read (or tried to read) a book that seemed full of endless description and little character interaction? While that method might have worked for the great writers of the past, today’s readers want a realistic reading experience.  I...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 7, 2020
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 10, 2020
11:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Teen Poetry Workshop

March 11, 2020
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Teen
Program Type: Instructional
Event Details:
Join Austin Davis at the Main Mesa Public Library on Tuesday, March 11th for a poetry workshop. If you’ve written poetry before, bring a few of your poems to discuss with Austin. If you haven’t written poetry before, don’t worry. Austin will be leadi...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 17, 2020
11:00am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Bad dates and poorly written books have something in common, believe it or not: too much backstory. Information overload can send even the most dedicated reader scurrying for the safety of hints into a character’s life via dialogue and action, not th...
This event is in the "Dobson Ranch Branch" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 21, 2020
12:30pm - 3:00pm
Library Branch: Dobson Ranch Branch
Room: Small Study Space 2 (DR)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 26, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 28, 2020
2:30pm - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Board Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Writers in Residence Consultation Hours

March 31, 2020
12:30pm - 3:30pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Study Room 3 (RM)
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Instructional, Writing
Event Details:
From January through March, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author and writing coach Dane McCaslin as its very own Writer in Residence. Dane will use the library as her workspace and hold one-on-one consultation hours to help aspiring ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Without the tent poles, the story collapses. This class is an introduction for new writers and a reminder for those with more experience. Learner participation is encouraged to uncover the circular nature of the story and the signposts need...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
Without the tent poles, the story collapses. This class is an introduction for new writers and a reminder for those with more experience. Learner participation is encouraged to uncover the circular nature of the story and the signposts need...
This event is in the "Red Mountain Branch" group.

Writing Workshop: Voice - The Elusive Quality

April 22, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Library Branch: Red Mountain Branch
Room: Program Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
It's said voice cannot be taught. Perhaps, but in this workshop writers of all levels will, through a series of fun and supportive exercises, encourage their writing voice to come out of hiding. From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is ...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Writing Workshop: Voice - The Elusive Quality

April 30, 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Saguaro Room
Age Group: Adult
Program Type: Educational, Writing
Event Details:
It's said voice cannot be taught. Perhaps, but by using supportive exercises, writers of all levels will encourage their writing voice to come out of hiding. From April through June, the Mesa Public Library is hosting bestselling author Mindy...