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Holiday Blackout Poetry

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2023-01-23 15:30:00 2023-01-23 16:30:00 America/Chicago Holiday Blackout Poetry Discover the joys of blackout poetry and get into the holiday spirit with a fun, new hobby! #Poetry #BlackoutPoetry #HolidayFun #CraftsandHobbies Spencer Road Branch - Room 112

Monday, January 23
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-01-23 15:30:00 2023-01-23 16:30:00 America/Chicago Holiday Blackout Poetry Discover the joys of blackout poetry and get into the holiday spirit with a fun, new hobby! #Poetry #BlackoutPoetry #HolidayFun #CraftsandHobbies Spencer Road Branch - Room 112

Discover the joys of blackout poetry and get into the holiday spirit with a fun, new hobby! #Poetry #BlackoutPoetry #HolidayFun #CraftsandHobbies

Celebrate the holiday season with us as we write festive blackout poems! This form of poetry is an engaging and simple way to begin writing poetry for anyone who wants to learn. During this event, we will learn what blackout poetry, also known as erasure poetry, is and the history behind the craft.

If you need accommodations for this class, please contact the Library as soon as you are able to after registering.

 

    AGE GROUP: | Age 50+ | Age 21+ | Age 18+ |

    EVENT TYPE: | Evenings/Weekends | Arts and Crafts | ADULT |

    TAGS: | SP |

    Spencer Road Branch

    Phone: 636-447-2320

    Hours
    Mon, Feb 06 9:00AM to 9:00PM
    Tue, Feb 07 9:00AM to 9:00PM
    Wed, Feb 08 9:00AM to 9:00PM
    Thu, Feb 09 9:00AM to 9:00PM
    Fri, Feb 10 9:00AM to 5:00PM
    Sat, Feb 11 9:00AM to 5:00PM
    Sun, Feb 12 1:00PM to 5:00PM

    About the branch

    The Spencer Road Branch offers a large collection of items to browse and has professional staff to assist with questions about business and nonprofit services. This branch features large and small meeting rooms. Discover public computers, free Wifi, quiet study spaces, and separate areas for teens and children at this busy branch. Passport services and a drive-through service window are also available.

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