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Olathe, KS 66063…
Saturday, May 2: Writer's Intensive, BIG IDEA TO PLOT: WRITING CHAPTER BOOKS AND MIDDLE GRADE NOVELS
What: Full-day intensive workshop led by Candice Ransom, author of 35 chapter books and more than 30 middle grade novels, as well as board books, picture books, easy readers, series,"tween" fiction, biographies, and nonfiction. Candice is a highly regarded teacher and speaker for writers, teachers, and librarians. She teaches in the Hollins University MA/MFA Children's Literature program.
This workshop includeds two three-hour teaching and writing exercise sessions, with lunch included onsite. Click on May 2 on the Event Calendar for full information.
For more about Candice Ransom and her books, visit her website, http://www.candiceransom.com.
Audience: Beginner, intermediate, and advanced writers.
Where: BEST Conference Center, Room 135, KU Edwards Campus, 12600 Quivira Road, Overland Park, KS
When: Saturday, May 2, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Pizza/salad buffet lunch included with registration.
Cost: $60 SCBWI members, $95 non-members. To register, go to the Event Calendar on the Kansas home page, and click on the highlighted May 2, 2015 date. Registration closes April 30.
Not a member yet? If you are not an SCBWI member and are interested in joining, click JOIN on the scbwi.org home page. The cost is $95 for the first year and $80 each following year. SCBWI members get significant discounts on all events, and your membership is applicable to any region and national events.