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Arts Center East

709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
860-871-8222 www.artscentereast.org

November 2018

Write Your Memoir or Novel: November Session

November 28, 2018 @ 9:30 am - January 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until December 12, 2018

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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$95.00

INSTRUCTOR: C. FLANAGAN FLYNN This class sold out quickly for the Fall Session, so register now! ​If you have a desire to make writing your memoir or novel a priority, this collaborative workshop will provide you the necessary guidance, structure, and writer’s tools. In this 4-week workshop, you’ll learn how to draw upon your life experiences to write a memoir or craft fiction from your imagination. You’ll tackle your writing from all angles—as a reader, writer, and editor—with your eye toward publication. You’ll learn strategies to execute your ideas and build a working structure to save you time. To hone your craft, you’ll study nonfiction and fiction mentor texts. Under the guidance of a working editor of two award-winning magazines, you’ll learn how to shape your writing to captivate readers and sustain their interest. Writers of all levels are welcome. Workshop will target opportunities for growth to produce your highest quality writing. These four weeks will be transformational! Dates: Nov. 7th, Nov. 14th, Nov. 28th, Dec. 12th, Time: 9:30-noon Fee: $95 for four week session. The Fall Class sold out so register NOW!! No class the wednesday before Thanksgiving

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December 2018

Write Your Memoir or Novel: November Session

December 5, 2018 @ 9:30 am - January 9, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until December 12, 2018

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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$95.00

INSTRUCTOR: C. FLANAGAN FLYNN This class sold out quickly for the Fall Session, so register now! ​If you have a desire to make writing your memoir or novel a priority, this collaborative workshop will provide you the necessary guidance, structure, and writer’s tools. In this 4-week workshop, you’ll learn how to draw upon your life experiences to write a memoir or craft fiction from your imagination. You’ll tackle your writing from all angles—as a reader, writer, and editor—with your eye toward publication. You’ll learn strategies to execute your ideas and build a working structure to save you time. To hone your craft, you’ll study nonfiction and fiction mentor texts. Under the guidance of a working editor of two award-winning magazines, you’ll learn how to shape your writing to captivate readers and sustain their interest. Writers of all levels are welcome. Workshop will target opportunities for growth to produce your highest quality writing. These four weeks will be transformational! Dates: Nov. 7th, Nov. 14th, Nov. 28th, Dec. 12th, Time: 9:30-noon Fee: $95 for four week session. The Fall Class sold out so register NOW!! No class the wednesday before Thanksgiving

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Write Your Memoir or Novel: November Session

December 12, 2018 @ 9:30 am - January 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until December 12, 2018

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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$95.00

INSTRUCTOR: C. FLANAGAN FLYNN This class sold out quickly for the Fall Session, so register now! ​If you have a desire to make writing your memoir or novel a priority, this collaborative workshop will provide you the necessary guidance, structure, and writer’s tools. In this 4-week workshop, you’ll learn how to draw upon your life experiences to write a memoir or craft fiction from your imagination. You’ll tackle your writing from all angles—as a reader, writer, and editor—with your eye toward publication. You’ll learn strategies to execute your ideas and build a working structure to save you time. To hone your craft, you’ll study nonfiction and fiction mentor texts. Under the guidance of a working editor of two award-winning magazines, you’ll learn how to shape your writing to captivate readers and sustain their interest. Writers of all levels are welcome. Workshop will target opportunities for growth to produce your highest quality writing. These four weeks will be transformational! Dates: Nov. 7th, Nov. 14th, Nov. 28th, Dec. 12th, Time: 9:30-noon Fee: $95 for four week session. The Fall Class sold out so register NOW!! No class the wednesday before Thanksgiving

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Arts Center East Book Club

December 19 @ 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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$5

ACE Book Club Meeting Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll Cay O’Crowley, facilitator Adults (Teens – 16 and over welcome) Date: December 19 Time:2:30 to 3:45 p.m. Cost: $5.00 non-members, FREE to ACE members Upcoming Book Club Meetings: January 30: The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer, 2:30-3:45

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ACE Weekly Watercolor Class

December 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until November 15, 2018

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until December 20, 2018

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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To register, pay class fees, or find out more about the class, call Beth Parys at (413) 245-3295. Ongoing watercolor classes are taught using a step by step paint-along method which students of all levels (including beginners) find fun and easy to follow. A new painting begins approximately every three weeks with varied subject matter allowing students to learn a wide variety of techniques. Instructor Beth Parys was originally in the field of advertising and design. For the last fifteen years, she has enjoyed teaching watercolor classes and workshops in the Connecticut/ Massachusetts area. Dates: Thursday mornings Time: 9:30 am – 12:00 pm  

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January 2019

CALL FOR ENTRY: ACE’s 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

January 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - January 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 11, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until January 12, 2019

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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OPEN CALL TO PHOTOGRAPHERS!! Arts Center East's 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition Art Center East is launching a new artists call for our upcoming show the 7thAnnual Photography Exhibition. For details and prospectus click here. All photographers are encouraged to enter! Exhibit Dates: January 20-February 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 20, 2:00-4:00pm Free and Open to the Public Art Drop Off Dates Thu. Jan 10, 2:00-6:00pm Fri., Jan. 11, 2:00-6:00pm Sat., Jan 12, 10:00-2:00pm

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CALL FOR ENTRY: ACE’s 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

January 11, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - January 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 11, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until January 12, 2019

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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see prospectus

OPEN CALL TO PHOTOGRAPHERS!! Arts Center East's 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition Art Center East is launching a new artists call for our upcoming show the 7thAnnual Photography Exhibition. For details and prospectus click here. All photographers are encouraged to enter! Exhibit Dates: January 20-February 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 20, 2:00-4:00pm Free and Open to the Public Art Drop Off Dates Thu. Jan 10, 2:00-6:00pm Fri., Jan. 11, 2:00-6:00pm Sat., Jan 12, 10:00-2:00pm

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CALL FOR ENTRY: ACE’s 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition

January 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 11, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until January 12, 2019

Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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see prospectus

OPEN CALL TO PHOTOGRAPHERS!! Arts Center East's 7th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition Art Center East is launching a new artists call for our upcoming show the 7thAnnual Photography Exhibition. For details and prospectus click here. All photographers are encouraged to enter! Exhibit Dates: January 20-February 24, 2019 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 20, 2:00-4:00pm Free and Open to the Public Art Drop Off Dates Thu. Jan 10, 2:00-6:00pm Fri., Jan. 11, 2:00-6:00pm Sat., Jan 12, 10:00-2:00pm

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FestiviTEA Fundraiser-Arts Center East

January 26, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Arts Center East, 709 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT 06066 United States
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$25.00

FestiviTEA Fundraiser You are cordially invited to our 4th Annual mid-winter FestiviTEA. Come enjoy a show of men’s and women’s fashions from Zahner’s Clothiers -Vernon and Uptown Consignment- South Windsor. Returning to emcee is former Miss Rhode Island and Project Runway model, Christina Palavra. A delightful afternoon is guaranteed...  older children are welcome! Door Prize Drawing. Date:Saturday January, 26, 2019 (snow date January, 27) Time:2:00-4:00pm Cost:$25.00 Reserve by: January 14, 2019 Limited seating so reserve early! (Tickets will not be available at the door) Book your reservation online or call 860-871-8222

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