Second Thursday Writing Club for Children with Oisín McGann
Dates: Thur 31 January, 14, 28 Feb, 14, 28 March, 11 April
Time: 4.00pm - 5.30pm
Duration: 6 Weeks
Suitable for all children ages 9 to 12 who love writing, even those who have yet to decide what they want to do with it.
This course will provide an introduction to the basics of storytelling. We will discuss how to develop characters, create settings and structure plots, how to pace your story, create suspense and work with different themes. There will be short exercises, with a view to writing a full story towards the end. This course is suitable for any young people who have an enthusiasm for writing, even those who have yet to decide what they want to do with it.
Oisín McGann is an award-winning writer and illustrator who has published thirty-six books for all ages of reader. He is an experienced facilitator of workshops for children and teenagers aged 5+.