Music & Writing

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Memoir Writing: Creating Your Life Story, One Event at a Time – NEW

Want to write your life story, but feel overwhelmed by the enormity of it? Get help removing your fears as a barrier to the process. Learn to recall your most salient experiences and write them one episode at a time. With the instruction and encouragement of a professional writer who specializes in personal essays, you will develop a plan for starting to write and piece together your memories into an enjoyable and manageable personal history project.

Wednesdays * 3/6/19-3/27/19 * 6-8 pm * $39 (member) $49 (non-member)
Nicole Mullis * Room: LT-304


Beginning Acoustic Guitar

Learn to play the guitar, and become the musician you’ve always wanted to be! In these fun and informative lessons, you’ll build basic guitar skills step-by-step with the help of hands-on exercises, and your skilled instructor. By the time you’re finished, you’ll be well on your way to becoming a guitar player. Learn the basic techniques—chords, rhythm, how to tune the guitar, scales, and music fundamentals—that will give you a solid foundation and be applicable to all styles of guitar music. This class is also great for guitar players needing a refresher and you will learn in a relaxed and fun environment.

Wednesdays * March 20-May 15 * 6-8 pm * ($79 member) ($99 non-member)
Cory Green * Room: Ohm 109


Introduction to Fiction Writing – NEW

This introductory fiction writing class will teach you the process of fiction writing from the initial concept to submission. You’ll learn healthy writing practices as well as strategies for the type of fiction you’re writing (short stories vs. novels). We will cover fiction fundamentals, including outlining, plotting, character development, point-of-view, and setting. When finished, you will have the tools to complete a story outline, begin your first draft, refine a final draft, and start the submission process.

Wednesdays * 4/17/19-5/22/19 * 6-8 pm * $59 (member) $79 (non-member)
Nicole Mullis * Room: LT-304


Online Offerings


Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers

Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published

Grammar Refresher Series

Writing and Editing Value Suite

Writing Essentials

How to Make Money From Your Writing

Beginning Writer’s Workshop

Introduction to Internet Writing Markets

Introduction to Journaling

Resume Writing Workshop

Romance Writing

Write Fiction Like a Pro

Writing for Children

Write Your Life Story

Writing Young Adult Fiction

Effective Business Writing

The Keys to Effective Editing

Write Effective Web Content

Write and Publish Your Nonfiction Book

Introduction to Screenwriting

The Craft of Magazine Writing


Grant Writing

A to Z Grant Writing

A to Z Grant Writing Series

Get Grants!

Writing Effective Grant Proposals

Advanced Grant Proposal Writing

Grant Writing Suite

A to Z Grant Writing II – Beyond the Basics



Music Made Easy

Introduction to Guitar