Introducing Creative Writing Opportunities with

Writer and coach, Lainy Carslaw

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Lainy Carslaw has a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Fiction from Chatham University. She is a current writing mentor with Madwomen in the Attic Workshops and has been teaching gymnastics and mental/ inspirational training to children for over twenty years!  She has two novels in progress as well as a collection of essays. Her work has been published with Brevity, Technique Magazine, Pink Pangea, Sandy River Review, and several editions of the Madwomen in the Attic Anthologies. She is also the host of the book club, Flip the Pages which meets at Jewart’s once a month. Links to her work can be found on her website

Class Offerings

Creative writing for kids

-a mixed genre workshop designed to introduce kids to a variety of writing. Each class will include writing exercises, prompts, and opportunities to share and read aloud

**Wednesdays 1:30-3 June 16- July 21, Reading and party July 28







Novel/memoir writing for adults

-want to start a novel or memoir but have no idea how?? Let              me show you!   


**Tuesdays 6:00-7:30 June 15-July 20, reading and party, June 27th




The Art of the Personal Essay

- do you have something to say? Do you want to turn your                experiences into art? Let me help you dig in and dig deep!                

**Thursdays 6-7:30 June 17th-July 22, reading and party, July 29






WOP- World of Possibility class

focuses on a variety of topics from learning to be brave, learning to use your voice, loving yourself, trying new things, and being creative. We will read inspirational quotes and excerpts and participate in fun, enriching activities. Each child will receive a workbook. 10-16yrs 


**Mondays 6:00-7:00 June 14th-July 19th, party and reading July 26th



*For questions, email or sign up at

10-16 yo