The California Writers Club, Mt. Diablo Branch presents its
Young Writers Contest
for 6th, 7th and 8th graders in Contra Costa County
“Honoring a new generation of California writers”
Get ready for our 2014 Young Writers Contest with the Young Writers Workshop
Young Writers Workshop: An Interactive Writing Morning
for Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade Students
Led by children’s authors Sarah Wilson and Elizabeth Koehler-Pentacoff
Want to be an author? Discover how YOU can write the best short story or personal narrative by using character and plot. Funny, scary, suspenseful, amazing or quirky!
Have questions about the publishing world? Contests? Books? Writing groups? Ask two published authors. You’ll play writing games and meet other writers your age.
Bring pen and paper and get ready to WRITE!
- Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, 9 a.m. – 12 noon
- Walnut Creek Public Library, 1644 N. Broadway, Walnut Creek, 925-977-3340 (Library tel. no.)
- Visit the authors at www.sarahwilsonbooks.com and www.lizbooks.com
- Guidelines for the 2013 contest
Meanwhile, here are Poetry Prompts for teachers use in class to help students with writing projects (click “Poetry Prompts 2013“)