Teens Write fiction workshop

Teens Write: Saara’s Super Amazing Fiction Workshop!

Join author and professor Saara Raappana for a 6-week fiction-writing workshop for teens grades 7-12!

Work with your fellow teen writers to develop your writing and your relationships with local writers. Sessions happen on Thursdays at 4 pm from May 23rd through June 27th. Each session will last about 2 hours.

Saara Myrene Raapana is a poet, author, editor, professor, world-traveler, and ice-fisher. She is a founding editor of Cellpoems and the communications director for Motionpoems. You can learn more about Saara at her website: saaramyrene.com

Session dates:

  • Thursday, May 23rd at 4 pm
  • Thursday, May 30th at 4 pm
  • Thursday, June 6th at 4 pm
  • Thursday, June 13th at 4 pm
  • Thursday, June 20th at 4 pm
  • Thursday, June 27th at 4 pm

Registration is required and space is limited. To sign up, email emilirose.rasmusson@marshalllyonlibrary.org or call the Marshall library (507-537-7003).

Saara Myrene Raappana is a fiscal year 2019 recipient of an Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Minnesota State Arts Board