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Jul
21
11:00 AM11:00

Bookbinding Workshop and Volunteer Day

BE A BOOKBINDER FOR A DAY!

Meet us at Sarabande's NuLu headquarters to learn the basics of bookbinding and help us assemble copies of If I Ruled the World, an anthology of poetry and other writing from kids at Americana Community Center who took part in this summer's Sarabande Writing Labs

All supplies will be provided; no experience is necessary. Please contact program director Kristen Miller with any questions or to reserve your spot as a bookmaker! kmiller@sarabandebooks.org

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Kentucky through creative writing workshops. Anthologies are given as gifts to all program participants and any proceeds from sales support the Sarabande Writing Labs program.

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Sarabande Writing Labs with Sarah Ivens
Apr
10
3:00 PM15:00

Sarabande Writing Labs with Sarah Ivens

A Bereavement Writing Workshop for Mothers

Journalist and bestselling author Sarah Ivens will lead a special writing workshop for women who have lost a child, from pregnancy onwards. Sarah, who has lost pregnancies herself, will share tools for storytelling and facing the blank page. She will guide the group through working on short projects and sharing their writing, as they are comfortable doing so.

This three-workshop series will culminate in a lovingly handcrafted anthology of writing by group participants. There is no fee to participate. Contact sarahlucyivens@gmail.com to reserve a spot. 

Sarah Ivens is a bestselling author of nonfiction from Little, Brown and Random House. She has written for The Guardian, The Sunday Telegraph, Brides, Glamour, In Style, and Cosmopolitan amongst others. Sarah is a PhD candidate in Comparative Humanities at University of Louisville

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Sarabande Writing Labs with Sarah Ivens
Mar
6
3:00 PM15:00

Sarabande Writing Labs with Sarah Ivens

A Bereavement Writing Workshop for Mothers

Journalist and bestselling author Sarah Ivens will lead a special writing workshop for women who have lost a child, from pregnancy onwards. Sarah, who has lost pregnancies herself, will share tools for storytelling and facing the blank page. She will guide the group through working on short projects and sharing their writing, as they are comfortable doing so.

This three-workshop series will culminate in a lovingly handcrafted anthology of writing by group participants. There is no fee to participate. Contact sarahlucyivens@gmail.com to reserve a spot. 

Sarah Ivens is a bestselling author of nonfiction from Little, Brown and Random House. She has written for The Guardian, The Sunday Telegraph, Brides, Glamour, In Style, and Cosmopolitan amongst others. Sarah is a PhD candidate in Comparative Humanities at University of Louisville

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Nov
19
11:00 AM11:00

Volunteer Bookmakers Needed

Be a bookbinder for a day!

Meet us at Sarabande's Louisville headquarters to help assemble anthologies from our Sarabande Writing Labs sessions. All supplies will be provided; no experience necessary.

Please contact program director Kristen Miller with any questions or to reserve your spot as a bookmaker! kmiller@sarabandebooks.org

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Kentucky through creative writing workshops. Our anthologies are collected writings of women living with homelessness and battling addiction in Louisville, KY. Anthologies are given as gifts to all program participants and any proceeds from sales support the Sarabande Writing Labs program.

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Sarabande Writing Labs: Community Reading at Hotel Louisville
Jun
26
7:00 PM19:00

Sarabande Writing Labs: Community Reading at Hotel Louisville

Participants in the Sarabande Writing Labs summer session will be sharing their food memoirs at a free community reading at Hotel Louisville, a homeless shelter and transitional facility.

The reading will be followed by a dessert and coffee reception, and copies of the sessions anthology, With or Without Bread, will be available for signing by the authors. Please join us in celebration of these new writers! 

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Louisville through creative writing workshops. 

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Sarabande Writing Labs: Bookmaking Day
Jun
23
11:00 AM11:00

Sarabande Writing Labs: Bookmaking Day

Join us for a bookmaking day! We'll be assembling handmade anthologies from the current Sarabande Writing Labs session and two previous sessions. All supplies will be provided; no experience necessary. 

Need: 5-10 volunteers per day. Please contact program director Kristen Miller with any questions or to reserve your spot as a bookmaker! kmiller@sarabandebooks.org

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Kentucky through creative writing workshops. 

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Sarabande Writing Labs: Bookmaking Day
Jun
22
11:00 AM11:00

Sarabande Writing Labs: Bookmaking Day

Join us for a bookmaking day! We'll be assembling handmade anthologies from the current Sarabande Writing Labs session and two previous sessions. All supplies will be provided; no experience necessary. 

Need: 5-10 volunteers per day. Please contact program director Kristen Miller with any questions or to reserve your spot as a bookmaker! kmiller@sarabandebooks.org

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Kentucky through creative writing workshops. 

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Volunteer with Sarabande Writing Labs!
Jun
18
8:45 AM08:45

Volunteer with Sarabande Writing Labs!

Sarabande Writing Labs' summer 2015 session is underway, and we need your help! 

We're looking for 30 writing enthusiasts to spend 45 minutes working one-on-one with a Sarabande Writing Labs participant. Volunteers will help participants develop and revise a short piece of writing from the workshop series in preparation for our community reading event the following week.

Please contact program director Kristen Miller with any questions or to reserve your spot as a tutor! kmiller@sarabandebooks.org

Sarabande Writing Labs is an arts education program serving under-resourced communities in Kentucky through creative writing workshops.

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