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HomeEventsWellness Seminar: Poetry Workshop with Susan Meehan

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Wellness Seminar: Poetry Workshop with Susan Meehan

When:
Friday, June 8, 2018, 11:30 AM
Where:
South Common Room
River Park Mutual Homes
1311 Delaware Ave SW
Washington, DC  20024
Additional Info:
Category:
Health and Wellness
Registration is required
Do you think there might be a poem in you?

Please join us in a workshop on learning how to express one's feelings through poems or non-rhyming verse. Whether you have something to share or just want to explore the idea of starting to write, this workshop is for you.

Susan Meehan, winner of the 2017 D.C. Poet Project, will lead the group.

Susan has a grant from the D.C. Commission of the Arts and Humanities to find ways to encourage senior villages to support continuing poetry/creative writing programs. This is the sixth of seven workshops sponsored under the grant serving the Dupont Circle, Palisades, and Waterfront Villages.

FREE TRANSPORTATION: Through a grant from the Lyft Community Foundation, village members can ride Lyft for free to and from Susan's workshop. The free ride service is administered through Lyft's Concierge Business service; to schedule a ride contact Robert Bettmann at robert@dayeight.org at least 24 hours before you want the ride. The service is offered for rides to and from events.

A light lunch will be offered following the seminar.

Please contact Bob Meehan at bobmeehany62@gmail.com or 202-815-7321 for information on the event or any questions.

Venue is ADA compliant.
Capacity:
40
Available Slots:
36
No Fee
No Fee
Join Village and community members at a lunchtime event with poet Susan Meehan. Are you a poet? Bring a copy of something you’ve written to share with the group! Susan will read selections from her recent books. Light lunch provided; RSVP required.