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Defying Expectations: Bringing the Funny to Fiction

Saturday, January 20  |  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Learn to bring the funny to your work. In these dark times, more than ever, readers need a laugh. At its core, comedy is an art of defying expectations, and all writers, whether you're interested in writing comedy or not, benefit from defying expectations. This course will deconstruct funny scenes and passages in recent fiction and use these examples as guides to help you bring the funny... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall, Bend
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/44575

Know Transformation - Transformation as a Way of Life

Sunday, February 4  |  1 PM - 2 PM

Cultivate a transformative way of living. Transformation as a way of life is about adopting a 'growth mindset - or 'growth stance' - in, about and for our whole lives! Research shows that people who have a growth mindset - which includes things like living life as an 'ongoing learner' and approaching life with curiosity and a sense of wonder - are more likely to be resilient, know and utilize... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall, Bend
Phone: 541-312-1032
Email: lizg@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/45418

Know Transformation - From Vintage to Valentine Workshop

Friday, February 9  |  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Registration is required. Create Vintage Valentines that will make any heart swoon. Use colorful ruched crepe paper with vintage trims and embellishments. Tinseled and glittered trims line larger paper hearts with the loveliest Valentine patterns. Vintage embellishments include velvet flowers, glittered hearts and cupids, golden arrows, and vintage Valentine postcards. Hung with elegant... more »

Location:Sisters Public Library
110 N Cedar St, Sisters, OR 97759
Phone: 541-312-1063
Email: paigef@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/45025

Know Transformation - From Vintage to Valentine Workshop

Saturday, February 10  |  1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Registration is required. Create Vintage Valentines that will make any heart swoon. Use colorful ruched crate paper with vintage trims and embellishments. Tinseled and glittered trims line larger paper hearts with the loveliest Valentine patterns. Vintage embellishments include velvet flowers, glittered hearts and cupids, golden arrows, and vintage Valentine postcards. Hung with elegant... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall Street Bend, OR 97703
Phone: 541-312-1063
Email: paigef@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/45024

Writers Writing - Poetry Morph

Sunday, February 25  |  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Rediscover poetry with instructor Irene Cooper as part of the Know Transformation series. Registration is required. In this poetry workshop we'll transform everyday language into verse that speaks to our hearts. Let's shift into poetic mode to discover (or re-discover) our connection to both the personal and the universal. Shed the wrappings of a long prosaic winter and awaken your sleeping... more »

Location:Downtown Bend Library
601 NW Wall Street Bend, OR 97703
Phone: 541-312-1063
Email: paigef@deschuteslibrary.org
Web: https://www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar/event/45142

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