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For ages 15-17 | 8, 13, 22 January | 9am – 12pm | Meeting Room B, level 1 | $45
Facilitated by Dave Burton
Do you have a book inside of you that’s dying to get out? Or a great first chapter, but don’t know where to go next? Join award-winning writer David Burton’s crash course in writing fundamentals. Learn how your favourite writers get new ideas and churn out long, meaningful novels. Finish the workshop with an entire outline for a new novel, and know exactly how to go about writing it.
This workshop is for ages 15-17. This event runs again for ages 12-15.
Join us for a summer of fun at our annual Summer Festival, 14 Dec - 25 Jan! With activities for children of all ages, there will be something new and exciting for your family to explore.
Bring children under 5 and explore our Jarjum Stories exhibition or dance and sing at a free First 5 Forever session.
Children 8-14 can engineer a robot racer using Lego, challenge themselves with a treasure hunt and join a game of comic book scrabble.
Teens can spark their imagination and meet new people with dedicated Dungeons and Dragons workshops, fabric printing, exploring new worlds in a VR (virtual reality) environment. Plus, teens can design their own spaces and objects, using creative and technology equipment at The Edge, including sewing machines and the laser cutter.
Please be advised that your financial institution may incur an additional processing fee. Cancellations will be accepted up to 24 hours prior to event commencement.
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