Class shares how to write down childhood memories | - Pineandlakes Echo Journal

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Class shares how to write down childhood memories

Posted: December 3, 2013 - 3:52pm

Have you ever wanted to write down your childhood memories to pass down to your children and grandchildren? Now you can.

A workshop called “A Time to Remember” will be an enjoyable experience of revisiting your childhood. You will be guided in creating your own collection of stories that will be treasured forever by your family. Through a series of questions, you will write 15-20 short stories that will capture your childhood memories perfectly. No writing experience necessary, just a willing heart and spirit.

Instructor is Mary Jo McCarthy, short story author and biographer, who will offer the workshop once a month. You only need attend one workshop.

Bring two pens, notebook, bag lunch and beverage.

Workshops will be held at the Pequot Lakes Baptist Church, 30028 Old Highway 371, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dec. 11, Jan. 8, Feb. 5 and March 3.

Fee is $30 per workshop. Minimum required for workshop is five; maximum is 10.

Pre-registration is required. Contact Pequot Lakes Community Education at 218-568-9200.

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