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November 2019

Pen and Tell It! 4/5 Grade: Epic Story Scrolls

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus,OH43215United States
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$25.00

Discover the art of Chinese story scrolls, where a long panel is illustrated to reveal a story as it is unrolled. You will use paint, fabric, and other embellishments to illustrate and write an adventure, a monumental event, or a story you invented. Whatever you decide, it will be epic!

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Pen and Tell It! 6-8 Grade: Curses!

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus,OH43215United States
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$25.00

Curses, like rules, are made to be broken. We’ll explore folklore and folktales to concoct our own spells with their own system of punishment and rewards, and see if our characters can survive the day.

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Thurber House Special Event: Senator Sherrod Brown

November 18 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 am
Mees Hall, Capital University, 1 College and Main
Bexley,OH43209United States
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$25 – $45

Thurber House is pleased to present U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown in partnership with Gramercy Books. Since his election to the U.S. Senate in 2006, Sherrod Brown has sat on the Senate floor at a desk with a proud history: Desk 88. In his new book, Desk 88, Brown profiles eight Senators who were there before him, all of whom fought for a more just America. They range from Hugo Black, who helped to lift millions of American workers out of…

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Thurber House Evenings with Authors: Scott Woods

November 20 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 am
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus,43215United States
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$26.25
Scott Woods

Presented by Thurber House, Evenings with Authors is a series of readings and chats with nationally known authors, followed by a Q&A session, book signing, and a punch and cookies reception. The Fall 2019 Evenings with Authors Series is presented by The Ohio State University Libraries. In Urban Contemporary History Month: Poems, Scott Woods interrogates identity and society, exposing the frequently imposed and false duality of 21st century Black life by a world that prefers its art and people in…

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Thurber House Special Event: CBS Sunday Morning Correspondent Mo Rocca

November 24 @ 12:00 am - 1:00 am
King Arts Complex, 867 Mt Vernon Ave
Columbus,43203United States
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$26.25 – $45.80

CBS Sunday Morning correspondent and writer Mo Rocca presents a charmingly irreverent and rigorously researched book that celebrates the dead people who made life worth living. Mo Rocca has always loved obituaries—reading about the remarkable lives of world leaders, innovators, and artists. But not every notable person has gotten the send-off she or he deserves. In Mobituaries, Rocca profiles the 20th century’s greatest entertainer, sitcom characters gone all too soon, a shamefully forgotten Founding Father, and more. Even if you…

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Thurber House Evenings with Authors: Deirdre Bair

November 27 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 am
Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E Broad St
Columbus,43215United States
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$26.25

Presented by Thurber House, Evenings with Authors is a series of readings and chats with nationally known authors, followed by a Q&A session, book signing, and a punch and cookies reception. The Fall 2019 Evenings with Authors Series is presented by The Ohio State University Libraries. National Book Award-winning biographer Deirdre Bair spent 15 remarkable years in Paris with Samuel Beckett and Simone de Beauvoir. In 1971, Bair secured access to Nobel Prize-winning author Samuel Beckett. Seven years of intimate…

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December 2019

Thurber House Adult Writing Workshop: Go Rogue! Write with Reckless Abandon

December 7 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus,OH43215United States
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SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 Go Rogue! Write with Reckless Abandon Instructor: Katherine Matthews Give your creative self a gift before the hectic holiday season with a morning devoted to writing for fun! Writer and Thurber House instructor Katherine Matthews has taken her favorite activities from our writing classes for tweens and teens and adapted them for grown-ups. Expect to be challenged and entertained. Flex those writing muscles with a class chock full of fun activities and unexpected prompts. Sure, you'll learn…

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Teen Open Mic Night

December 20 @ 11:30 pm - December 21 @ 1:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 11:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2019 5:00 am

Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus,OH43215United States
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$5.00

Feel like reading your stuff in front of people, but can't find an open mic for anyone under 18? Well, look no further. Thurber House is starting an open mic night solely for teens 13-19. Come, sign up, read. It's that easy. Even if you just want to come hear some great writing by people your own age, that's cool too. And yes, there will be snacks!

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