Deadline is Jan. 9 for Writing Wizards

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

The Thurber House, Columbus's own literary museum and writing center, is accepting enrollment now through Jan. 9 for Writing Wizards. This annual children's writing workshop for local 2nd through 8th graders will meet for five Saturdays from Feb. 7 through March 7.

This year, the aspiring young authors will be able to a participate in a variety of creative and inventive classes including creating stories and poems inspired by works of art and how to incorporate Harry Potter-style magical elements into their writing. There's even a class where students explore their own imaginary world and detail the different aspects of its culture.

The workshop is limited to 15 students and enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. The deadline for registration is Friday, Jan. 9, 2015.

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