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Sioux County Conservation Writing Workshop

October 17 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Writing Naturally with Ann Lundberg: Using words to engage the natural world

Location: Prairie Woods Nature Center at Oak Grove Park near Hawarden – Saturday, October 17th from 9 am – 3 pm

Through this writing workshop attendees will improve their ability to perceive the natural world and to reflect on the meanings found in nature. Participants will learn through a series of short presentations, outdoor and indoor writing exercises, and group discussions.

A native of Colorado, Ann Lundberg has a Bachelor’s degree in geology from the University of Wyoming and degrees in English from Wyoming and Notre Dame. She taught writing and literature at Northwestern College for 20 years and has taught for the Creation Care Studies Program in Kaikoura, New Zealand. Ann specializes in environmental and nature writing.  She has spent several summers working as a Ranger with the National Park Service.

Pre-registration required, only 15 spots open. $10 cost that may be paid at class. Ages teen through adult. Pre-register at www.siouxcountyparks.org

A short list of readings will be assigned by email upon registration for the class. Call 712/552-3057 with questions.

 

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Date:
October 17
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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