Women Writing for (a) Change Cincinnati - March 2017 Newsletter 

An Invitation to Write

How we perceive and react to life's challenges evolves as we travel through our lives. How differently do you respond now compared to ten years ago? How differently might you respond ten years from now?


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Meaningful Mondays

March 13, 7-8 pm

Changing it up this month! Four male poets from the WWf(a)C Co-Ed Class,  Dick Westheimer, Forrest "Woody" Brandt (with Darby Lyons), Johanni Strauss and Randy Weeks, will be reading their original works in the heated courtyard of Arnold's, downtown Cincinnati.

Arrive early, as Arnold's full menu and bar will be available for purchasing food and drink. Free event, but registration is strongly encouraged.
"The Yellow Envelope: One Gift, Three Rules, and a Life-Changing Journey Around the World"

We are proud to let you know that WWf(a)C writer, Kim Dinan has published her debut memoir. The book chronicles Dinan and her husband's decision to uproot their lives and travel around the world.
Please  join Kim at her book launch event at Joseph-Beth Booksellers on April 4th at 7pm. Her book is available for purchase whe reve r book s are sold.  Congratulations Kim!
Book Discussion Group
Our book discussion group meets on the first Sunday of each month and   follows WWf(a)C processes to offer an intentional circle using both writing and conversation to broaden and deepen our understanding of each chosen  book.  This is a FREE   offering for women. 

Upcoming Selection:

Rise of the Rocket Girls
by Nathalia Holt
April 2nd - 3-5 pm

Facilitated by Janie Baer
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Barbara Crooker at WWf(a)C!

Friday, April 7th - 7:30-9 pm - Free Reading
Saturday, April 8th - 1-4 pm - $50 Workshop

Join us as we welcome renowned poet Barbara Crooker for two very special events. On Friday evening, The Place These Words Are Coming From, Barbara will read from More, Gold, and Les Fauves and lead a discussion about poetry craft. Saturday afternoon she will facilitate a poetry writing workshop, Postcards From The Heart, discussing the importance of sensory imagery. For more information and to register, Click Here.

Enthusiasm for the 25th Anniversary Author Series has prompted more! Generous support has been provided to start an annual visiting author series, beginning with Barbara Crooker. This  gift allows the  Friday evening event to remain free of charge and open to the public. Many, many thanks! 
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2017 Summer Camps

Summer Camps are filling up quickly! Voted one of the top five camps by Cincinnati Magazine in 2016, we have a great schedule for Girls, Teens and Young Women.

Facilitator: Meg Stentz
Theme: Speaking Up, Listening Closely

Facilitator: Janie Baer
Theme: This Is My Heart, It Is a Good Heart
Teens - Grades 7-9 - June 26-30 OR July 24-28
(Both camps are identical in content)
Facilitator: Lisa Rocklin
Theme: The Journey

Facilitators: Lisa Rocklin and Olivia Linn
Theme: "Courage, Dear Heart" ~C.S. Lewis

Make new friends (and reconnect with old friends) in a safe and inviting space.

Tuition for summer camps is $275 (full-day) or $155 (half-day).

I Am Kentucky: Poetry And Place

April 22, 1-3:30 pm

Women Writing for (a) Change is pleased to be a sponsor for the Kenton County Library's celebration of Kentucky Poetry. Held at the Covington branch, a uthors Crystal Wilkinson, Staci Schoenfeld, Nickole Brown, Jay McCoy, and K. Nicole Wilson will read their work and discuss the meaning of heritage and place in writing. Additional sponsor Roebling Point Books. Free and open to the public -- for more information, Click Here.
Upcoming Classes 
*Please click the class name for details and to Register.  Many courses run several weeks.

Core Classes Spring Term 8-Week
Monday PM  - begins Mar 13
Tuesday AM  - begins Mar 14
Wednesday Co-Ed PM - begins Mar 15
Thursday AM - begins Mar 16

Specialty Classes

Barbara Crooker Events:

Classes for Young Women
(Grades 4-7)

Summer Camps

Book Group Spring Series
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6906 Plainfield Rd 
Cincinnati, OH  45236