Arts & Entertainment

Bernards Township Library Activities for Wed., July 11 Include Visit from Author Stacey Wilk

cb4e2902269f8d85449d_stacey_wilk_author.jpg
Stacey Wilk Credits: staceywilk.com
cb4e2902269f8d85449d_stacey_wilk_author.jpg

BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, NJ - If the mid-summer doldrums have already left some with too much free time looking for things to do, the Bernards Township Library is offering the following activities for Wednesday, July 11:

Drop In Crafts for all ages from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in Program Room B.  Get creative. It's craft time at the library. All materials are provided, and no registration is required.

Teen Short Story Workshop, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Technology Center. Young Adult Fantasy author Stacey Wilk will be on hand to help students learn about story writing. She will give students a primer on plot, character, conflict, point of view, setting, and structure.

Sign Up for E-News

This workshop series is geared toward individuals who plan to participate in the Suzanne Cutler Teen Creative Writing Contest at the Bernards Township Library, the Morristown Festival of Books 'Flash Fiction' Writing Contest, or any one interested in writing short stories.

On her website, Wilk says, "The heart of all my books, regardless of genre, is the message: Family are the people who love you when you need them whether you’re born to that family or find them along the way.
 
Workshops will take place on July 11, July 25, and Aug. 8. Each workshop session will leave time for writing and review.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Basking Ridge

Bedminster Woman Dies From Injuries After Being Struck by Car at Bridgewater Mall Parking Lot

July 12, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Bedminster woman has died from her injuries after being struck by a car in the parking lot of the Bridgewater Commons Mall on Monday.

Marion Kelley, 62, was struck by a vehicle while walking in Lot 4 near the Macy's merchandise pick up area at around 3:20 p.m. Monday.

The 2017 Mazda was driven by Chinmayi Parikh, 33, of Piscataway.

The crash is still being ...

Upcoming Events

Sat, July 21, 9:00 AM

The Wayrick Gallery, Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: NJ Audubon Photography Instructors’ ...

Arts & Entertainment Green

Sun, July 22, 9:00 AM

The Wayrick Gallery, Scherman Hoffman Wildlife Sanctuary, Bernardsville

NJ Audubon: NJ Audubon Photography Instructors’ ...

Arts & Entertainment Green

Basking Ridge Resident Cycles Toward $52 Million Goal in the 2018 Pan-Mass Challenge

July 19, 2018

Local man will ride to fundraise for live-saving cancer research and patient care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

NEEDHAM, MA – On Aug. 4 and 5, Jim Morris of Basking Ridge will cycle up to 192 miles in the Pan-Mass Challenge (PMC) with the goal of topping last year’s record-breaking gift and raising $52 million for critical cancer research and patient care at ...

Avoiding 10% Tax Penalty

Do you want access to money from your retirement accounts but aren't sure of the real costs involved?

Most retirement accounts have a set age requirement you must reach before making penalty-free income distributions, which is usually 59.5 but can sometimes be as early as age 50. If you decide to access your accounts earlier, you could face penalties ranging from 10%-25%, which is not ...