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Free Writers Workshop for Sexual Assault Survivors

Sexual Assault Support Services (SASS) presents a free Writers Workshop for Survivors on March 24 and March 31. The workshops culminate in the Annual Poetry of Survival Reading, held at Tsunami Books on April 22.

These free Creative Writers Workshops are open to sexual assault survivors of all genders and abilities. Come and try new ways to take back your story and power through creative writing. Share your poetry, lyrics, personal essays, dramatic monologues, or short stories with other creative survivors like you in a safe, confidential support group setting.

Registration is required, and space is limited.

Writers Workshop Dates

Register for one or both:

  • Saturday, March 24, 2:00-4:00 pm
  • Saturday, March 31, 2:00-4:00 pm

To register, contact Shanta Kamath, SASS Support Group Program Co-ordinator at (541) 484-9791, ext. 312, or email her at supportgroup@sass-lane.org

Writers can also share their poetry at SASS’s Annual Poetry of Survival Reading. The reading will be held April 22 at 4:00 pm, at Tsunami Books, Eugene.


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Attention Eugene Writers, Meeting Tonight

Happy New Year, Mid-Valley Members and Eugene Writers

We’re ringing in 2012 with the first meeting of the year, tonight at Tsunami Books. Writer, speaker and editor Bill Kenower also joins us for a presentation: “The Three Arcs in Every Story”.

Full Meeting Details

Next meeting, Jan. 5: Bill Kenower presents “The Three Arcs in Every Story”

About Our Monthly Mid-Valley Chapter Meetings & Speaker Series

Meeting Date & Schedule
  • First Thursday of the month (unless it conflicts with a holiday, usually Sept. and/or Jan.) from September-May (no meetings in the summer)
  • 6:30-7:00 p.m., Social Time and Refreshments
  • 7:00-7:15 p.m., News, Upcoming Events and Member Announcements
  • 7:15-8:30 p.m., Speaker
  • 8:30-9:00 p.m., Questions and Book Signing

Chapters meetings are free to members of Willamette Writers and full-time college students, suggested $10 donation for non-members.

Meeting Location

Unless noted otherwise, all meetings are held at Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St., Eugene, OR 97405 (Find it on Google Maps)

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