Dec
13
11:00 am11:00

MEMBER EVENT: Songwriting Workshop

This workshop focuses on the craft of writing song lyrics, including some common song structures and answers to the eternal question: “What rhymes with that?” At the end of the day, special guest singer/songwriters will perform some of our girls’ lyrics!

*Only open for WriteGirl Members.

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events.

RSVP is required for each event.*

Location: The Music Center (Opera Rehearsal Room 3)

135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90012

MEMBER EVENT: Journalism Workshop
Nov
15
11:00 am11:00

MEMBER EVENT: Journalism Workshop

  • Goodwill Community Enrichment Center

Our first workshop of Season 14! WriteGirls will dive into writing techniques for reporting and writing for tv, online, and print publications. We’ll have special guests, group discussions, and investigative writing experiments that will challenge and inspire! 

MEMBER EVENT: Volunteer Retreat
Nov
1
10:00 am10:00

MEMBER EVENT: Volunteer Retreat

This is a chance for all returning and new volunteers to mix and mingle. There will be small group discussions and workshops on everything from working with teen girls to overcoming writers’ block. The end of the day features a panel discussion with notable writing agents, managers and editors.

Volunteer and Mentors only

Goodwill Community Enrichment Center, 3150 N. San Fernando Rd., Los Angeles, CA 90065

Public Event - Season-End Celebration
Jun
28
1:00 pm13:00

Public Event - Season-End Celebration

WriteGirl celebrates a wonderful season of creativity and writing by our teen girls!

  • Silent Auction
  • Inspiring performances by teen authors and celebrity guests 
  • Delicious lunch and dessert reception
  • Announcements of college acceptances for senior girls
Free Parking

Tickets available now!

 

  • Silent Auction
  • Inspiring performances by teen authors and celebrity guests 
  • Delicious lunch and dessert reception
  • Announcements of college acceptances for senior girls
Member Event - Performance Workshop
Jun
21
1:00 pm13:00

Member Event - Performance Workshop

WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events. RSVP is required for each event.

 

Member Event: Fiction Workshop
May
10
11:00 am11:00

Member Event: Fiction Workshop

Public Event - Lights, Camera, WriteGirl!
Apr
26
6:30 pm18:30

Public Event - Lights, Camera, WriteGirl!

  • Linwood Dunn Theater

You are cordially invited to 

Lights, Camera, WriteGirl!

Unforgettable Performances ~ Silent Auction ~ Hors d'oeuvres

Experience original scenes and monologues written by teen girls earlier on the same day brought to life on stage by celebrated actors such as Troian Bellisario (Pretty Little Liars), Wilson Bethel (Hart of Dixie), Alison Becker (Parks and Recreation), Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls), Aasha Davis (Friday Night Lights), Mike Rock (Chelsea Lately), Sprague Grayden (24), Trevor St. John (Bourne Ultimatum) and more.

SPECIAL SCREENWRITER GUESTS

SPECIAL GUESTS

Troian Bellisario (Pretty Little Liars), Wilson Bethel (Hart of Dixie), Alison Becker (Parks and Recreation), Keiko Agena (Gilmore Girls), Aasha Davis (Friday Night Lights), Mike Rock (Chelsea Lately), Sprague Grayden (24), Trevor St. John (Bourne Ultimatum) and more.

SPECIAL SCREENWRITER GUESTS

Liz Kruger (Necessary Roughness, Passport to Paris) & Clare Sera (Blended, Doin’ It Yourself)

 

Apr
26
1:00 pm13:00

Member Event - Character and Dialogue Workshop

The public event is starting at 6.30. Experience original scenes and monologues written by teen girls earlier on the same day and brought to life on stage by celebrated actors. Learn more

WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events. RSVP is required for each event.

Member Event: Flash Workshop
Mar
29
1:00 pm13:00

Member Event: Flash Workshop

Member Event: Flash Workshop
Mar
1
1:00 pm13:00

Member Event: Flash Workshop

  • Los Angeles
Member Event: Poetry Workshop
Feb
22
11:00 am11:00

Member Event: Poetry Workshop

  • Los Angeles

 WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.

Public Event: BOOK LAUNCH for “YOU ARE HERE: The WriteGirl Journey”
Jan
11
3:00 pm15:00

Public Event: BOOK LAUNCH for “YOU ARE HERE: The WriteGirl Journey”

  • The Taper Auditorium
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WriteGirl, an innovative creative writing and mentoring organization for teen girls in Los Angeles, is proud to announce the release of its 12th anthology, showcasing the bold voices and imaginative insights of WriteGirl teens and their mentors.  Authors from the book will take to the stage to share excerpts with friends, family and supporters.

 

January is National Mentoring Month!  Join us in celebrating WriteGirl, honored by First Lady Michelle Obama with the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award, the highest national honor awarded to exemplary after-school and out-of-school time programs from across the country. For more information, call 213-253-2655 or visit www.writegirl.org.

 

WHEN:

Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 3:00pm

 

WHERE:

The Taper Auditorium at the Richard J. Riordan Central Library

630 W. 5th Street, Los Angeles, CA  90071

 

Admission is free.  Light reception to follow.  Donations gratefully accepted.

 

Public Events are open for all. 

WRITEGIRL TEENS: Come early for a special writing workshop at 2pm!

 

For all media inquiries, contact pr@writegirl.org or call 213-253-2655

Book will be available for sale at the event.

Member Event: Songwriting Workshop
Dec
14
11:00 am11:00

Member Event: Songwriting Workshop

Come create music at the Democracy Forum.

(The Songwriting Workshop focuses on the techniques used by music industry professionals to create story, mood and emotion in a lyrical format.)

WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events. RSVP is required for each event.

 

Member Event: College Workshop
Dec
7
11:00 am11:00

Member Event: College Workshop

  • Occidental College

Seniors Only

WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events. RSVP is required for each event. 

 

Member Event: College Workshop
Nov
16
8:00 am08:00

Member Event: College Workshop

Seniors Only

WriteGirl Members will receive invitations for the events 10-days prior to workshops and events. RSVP is required for each event.

 

 

Member Event: Journalism Workshop
Nov
9
11:00 am11:00

Member Event: Journalism Workshop

WriteGirl's workshops are only open for members.