Explore different types of nature writing and improve your writing skills. Work with LeAnn Spencer, a former journalist and editor for the Chicago Tribune, to experience the pleasure in sharing your ideas about nature. This class is useful for those with limited experience as well as for those with more experience who would like to develop a new idea. Through group critique and review, students can create exceptional projects, including newsletter articles, interpretative texts, and personal essays, regardless of their past experience.
Instructor: LeAnn Spencer, former Chicago Tribune editor and reporter
Notes: Held indoors and outdoors. Please dress for the weather, including sun protection and shoes for walking on varying terrain. Limit 12
Supplies: Participants should bring a lined notebook, pens, and pencils to each session
Certificate information: May be used as a Naturalist Certificate Elective (12 hours)
5 Thursdays, October 23-November 20, 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center
Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
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