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The Facts of Fiction

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

This workshop is for writers who want to use real-life characters and/or true events in their fiction. Each writer will come to class with the noted character or event they would like to novelize, and explore the nexus between journalism and novel-writing. This workshop will discuss how journalistic principles may apply as the writer researches a...

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$270

8 sessions

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Writing Close To The Bone

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Write four stories in four weeks and experiment in form. Write a micro-memoir, a flash fiction, and two stories that blur fiction and autobiography. In-class prompts, thought-provoking homework, and critique of your work will start you writing close to the bone.

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$195

4 sessions

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Making Metaphor Work

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

This class will examine some of the more challenging and unusual metaphors that contemporary poets have used to bring their poems to life. This workshop will discuss how to choose between simile and metaphor, how to control and extend an image, and how to avoid using clichés.  There will be a writing exercise designed to challenge image-making...

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$50

The Business of Sports

at McLean Community Center - McLean 6645 Old Dominion Dr, Virginia, District of Columbia 22101

The Business of Sports (MCC) For the sports lover, future team General Manager (GM), sports team owner, ESPN analyst or coach, this unique class will "show you the money" in sports! Students will learn the business side of various sports and actively discuss and analyze a different "sports money" topic every class. Topics include: Teams with the highest...

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$199

8 sessions

Playwriting II

at Theatre Lab - Penn Quarter 733 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

For experienced students and those who wish to build upon the concepts in Playwriting I, this course offers the opportunity to develop longer scripts and refine existing work. Prerequisite: Playwriting I or permission of the instructor.

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$310

6 sessions

Pike

at YMCA of Metropolitan Washington - Alexandria 420 E Monroe Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301, USA, Virginia, Virginia 22301

Ray: An intermediate class for children who can swim 20 feet with their face in the water and arms out without a flotation device. Children at this level can also swim one-half length of the pool on their back without a flotation device. Starfish: An advanced class for preschoolers who can swim one length of the pool on their front without a flotation...

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$105

8 sessions

How to Keep My Brain Sharp

at McLean Community Center - McLean 6645 Old Dominion Dr, Virginia, District of Columbia 22101

How to Keep Your Brain Sharp (MCC) Memory loss is not an inevitable consequence of growing old. As we age, we can experience mild changes in memory, but research shows that we can maximize our memory potential no matter what our age. You are never too old, or too young, to learn how to rev up your recall. You will learn how memory works and the changes...

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$7

Career Change 101: There's a better way!

at Mission Collaborative - Dupont Circle 1509 16th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036

Are you stuck in an unfulfilling career path? Are you hungry to make a career change? At Mission Collaborative, we believe that anyone can design a career they love. We offer in-person nights-and-weekends programs to help professionals in the DC area make effective career changes. During this interactive workshop, we'll introduce you to our proven...

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$5

Developing a Writing Practice

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Struggling to reach a writing goal, or want more creativity in your life?  In this class, you’ll learn what’s needed to build a regular writing practice that works for you. As a group, we’ll discuss obstacles to success, and you’ll begin to recognize and work with your triggers and roadblocks. You’ll experiment with a variety of techniques...

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$115

3 sessions

Write Like the News

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Lead with the future -- not background. That's the most important of eight journalism skills that will transform your writing.  The others:  write your readers' language be positive (to be both clear and upbeat) lay out logically be consistent be precise be brief choose strong verbs.  Highlights:  communicate in a crisis...

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$50

Writing Your Business Book

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Maybe you've toyed with the idea of writing a business book and sharing what you've learned with others around you. The fact is, anyone can write a book. The problem is, most people are stopped before they even start by the size of the project, and more importantly, fear of the unknown. With the right information, the right process, and the right teacher,...

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$135

4 sessions

Heartsaver CPR (no AED)

at CPR AND FIRST AID TRAINING - Beltsville 10744 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, Maryland 20705

The Heartsaver® CPR course teaches CPR and relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking, and use of barrier devices (pocket mask) for all ages.

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$60

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Heartsaver CPR (AED)

at CPR AND FIRST AID TRAINING - Beltsville 10744 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, Maryland 20705

The Heartsaver® AED course teaches CPR, AED use, relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking, and use of barrier devices for all ages.

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$60

World Building

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

World building is a concept that was once more the property of writing like Sci-Fi and Fantasy. Since they were “imagined” worlds – there was much work to do to get your reader “into” the world and have them understand it. Now, world building is attributed to all types of writing. It’s like setting on steroids. World building is about letting...

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$50

Writing For Film & TV

at The Writer's Center - Glen Echo 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo, Maryland 20812

These are exciting times to be a screenwriter. With more shows and television channels than ever, the opportunities for inventive ways of storytelling increase daily. This hands-on workshop will guide beginning and intermediate screenwriters through the process of crafting a professional-grade screenplay and/or TV pilot.  Participants will examine...

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$115
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