LOFT Writers Workshop Next Meeting!

Have you ever thought about writing creatively, but don’t know where or how to start? Do you have a novel, short story, poem, or play inside of you that’s begging to be set free? Have you done creative writing in the past, but stepped away for a bit and are looking for a way to get back into the craft? Do you want to try something new surrounded by a great support team?

Then The LOFT Writers Workshop meets on Wednesdays from 7:30pm - 9:00pm and wants you!

Meeting Schedule and Topics:

September 5th - Accountability, Beta Reading, & Setting Writing Goals

September 19th - Writing + Resolving Conflict

October 3rd - Roundtable Workshop

October 17th - Writing LGBTQ+ Identities & Writing Outside of Your Own Identity

November 7th - Roundtable Workshop

November 28th - Publishing, Part 2

December 12th- Roundtable Workshop

December 14th - LOFT Open Mic Night

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This Week at The LOFT

Monday, December 10th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

The Artists LOFT 7:00pm-9:00pm

Tuesday, December 11th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Tech Tutoring by appointment only

Tuesday Morning Gaymes 11:00am-1:00pm

Al-Anon ACC 6:30pm-7:30pm

Center Lane LGBTQ Youth Drop-In 6:30pm-8:30pm

Bisexual Peer Support Group   7:30pm-9:00pm

Wednesday, December 12th

Office Hours

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Pride Chorus 6:30pm-7:30pm

Spirituality Support & Discussion 11:00am-12:30pm

Center Lane TransParentcy  6:30pm-8:30pm

LOFT Board Meeting  7:30pm-9:00pm

CANCELLED Writers Workshop featuring: Roundtable Workshop 7:30pm-9:00pm

Thursday, December 13th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA) 7:00pm-8:15pm

CANCELED (holiday break!):
55+ Peer Support Group 7:30pm-9:00pm

Friday, December 14th

Office Hours 10:00am-7:00pm

Thrift Shop 10:00am-2:00pm

Lesbian Social Network 7:30pm-9:00pm

Saturday, December 15th

Office Hours 10:00am-6:00pm
subject to staff availability

Thrift Shop 10:00am-4:00pm

AA Meeting 6:00pm-7:00pm

Gaymes Night 7:00pm

Sunday, December 16th

The LOFT office is closed.

The Rainbow Clubhouse1:30pm-2:30pm
New families arrive by 1:00pm

Transgender Peer Support Group 4:00pm-5:30pm


Various site photos © The LOFT LGBT Center and © Katharine Andriotis


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