workshops, programs & residencies
School visits, workshops and programs are typically between 30 minutes to 1.5 hours depending on age group. My offerings are always tailored and include hands on activities. Residencies are meant to be on-going and build upon the previous days work. Below is a sample of what I can offer. Please contact me for prices and availability.
Story Maker - Grades 1+, combines making with writing.
Story Starter - Grades 5+, whether a kid wants to pen a short story, or a whole novel this workshop is for them! This introductory workshop will make the writing process fun!
Life and Times of a Writer-Librarian
Have a career day coming up? Invite me to talk about being a writer and/or a librarian.
For grades 7+
The Art of Visual Storytelling - Youth get to use their own technology to create engaging visual stories.
Stop Motion Stories - Art meets technology in this fun storytelling workshop.
Writing for the Screen 101 - Know any budding screenwriters? Give this workshop a try!
STEAM OLYMPICS - Grades 1+ (science, technology, engineering, art and math), challenge your kiddos/patrons with this team building exercise and bring out their inner inventor.
WRITING Residencies / virtual visits
Writer in Residence (limited) - Do you want more than just a workshop? Consider bringing me in for up to three weeks. During this time I can provide continual support for writers at various stages and abilities. Funding may be available.
FREE Virtual Visits - I offer up to 5 free visits per year on a first come, first served basis. 20 minute maximum visit.