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Nature Poetry Writing Workshop at Hill-Stead

When: 
Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 10:00am - 2:30pm
Where: 
Hill-Stead Museum
35 Mountain Road
Farmington, Connecticut 06032
Event Type: 
Workshop/Training
Audience: 
All are welcome
Adults
Event Description: 

New England National Scenic Trail Poet-in-Residence, David K. Leff, will offer an invigorating Nature Poetry Writing Workshop at Hill-Stead in conjunction with the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival. There will be lively readings, discussion, a walk outdoors with a stress on acute observing, and a writing assignment with feedback. Participants can expect an emphasis on sharpening all senses to better perceive the world around them and more readily translate that experience into words.

Come dressed to go outdoors for a period of time regardless of the weather
Bring lunch or a snack to munch on during the sessionBeginners and well published authors are equally welcome for a supportive learning experience.
Space is limited to 13 participants.
Register early to secure a spot.  

Registration is through the Hill-Stead event page: http://www.hillstead.org/event/nature-poetry-writing-workshop/ 

Registration Fee: 
$45 Museum Members and members of the Connecticut Forest & Park Association; $60 Non-members.
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Emma Kravet
860-346-TREE