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Add to Calendar 2022-11-29 18:30:40 2022-11-29 19:30:40 Young writers club 4-H invites youth to take the NaNoWriMo challenge and write a novel in a month! Youth in grades 6+ will meet virtually on Tuesdays in November to write together, share their work and connect with other writers around Minnesota. Youth will work independently and in small groups. There will be personal encouragement, weekly incentives and prizes available. I have never written a novel before. Is this club for me? If you have a passion to write, then yes! While we will be challenging all youth to finish their novel during our club experience in November, the ultimate goal is to connect youth and inspire them to go further in their writing skills. No matter how much you are able to write, our goal is that all youth will feel a sense of belonging, accomplishment and learn something new. Schedule of sessions Virtual sessions will be once a week on Tuesday evenings from Nov. 1-29, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will include a time to connect with other writers, be supported in your writing journey and talk about writing challenges that will help you develop your writing to the next level.   America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Online course

Contact

Sarah Odendahl, Extension educator
320-591-1650 or sodendah@umn.edu

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4-H invites youth to take the NaNoWriMo challenge and write a novel in a month! Youth in grades 6+ will meet virtually on Tuesdays in November to write together, share their work and connect with other writers around Minnesota.

Youth will work independently and in small groups. There will be personal encouragement, weekly incentives and prizes available.

I have never written a novel before. Is this club for me?

If you have a passion to write, then yes! While we will be challenging all youth to finish their novel during our club experience in November, the ultimate goal is to connect youth and inspire them to go further in their writing skills. No matter how much you are able to write, our goal is that all youth will feel a sense of belonging, accomplishment and learn something new.

Schedule of sessions

Virtual sessions will be once a week on Tuesday evenings from Nov. 1-29, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will include a time to connect with other writers, be supported in your writing journey and talk about writing challenges that will help you develop your writing to the next level.  

Audience

Youth in grades 6-13.

Cost

Free

Registration

Register by Oct. 25 in 4-H Online. If you need help registering, use this guide or contact Sarah Odendahl at  sodendah@umn.edu.

If you are new to 4-H, please select the “Virtual 4-H club" for your county. In the projects field, choose creative writing and any other project areas you have an interest in.

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