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August 2021

*Online* Young Writers’ Studio for Grades 9-12

August 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every other week, local teens gather to write, create, and explore ways to get their stories on paper. Whether it's a passion, or just a hobby, we invite any student in grades 9-12 to join us for an opportunity to spend time with others who also like to write. With Columbus College of Art and Design professor Robert Loss, we challenge students to take a different spin each week through exploratory exercises designed to inspire out-of-the box thinking. A portion…

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Adult Writing Workshops: Go Rogue! A Summer Humor Writing Series

August 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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$25

*All workshops will be held virtually on Zoom. Zoom is free and you do not need an account to use it.* ----------------------- ABOUT OUR WORKSHOPS: Go Rogue! Adult Writing Workshops are back for a special summer series: Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out—A Rogue Summer Humor Writing Series with author and humorist Brooke Preston. Summer is a perfect time to look on the sunny side of life, so these one-hour Thursday evening workshops are no-pressure and devoted to writing for the heck…

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Outdoor Summer Series: Humorist Sara Given on the Thurber House Lawn

August 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thurber House, 77 Jefferson Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215 United States
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$26.25

Join us once again on the Thurber House lawn for an evening of picnicking and entertainment, headlined by Columbus, Ohio humorist and teacher Sara Given! Optional picnicking begins at 5:30 pm (if you’re wondering, yes, takeout counts as a picnic dinner), and the main event begins at 6:00 pm. Sara is a teacher and writer living in Columbus, Ohio. She is the creator of the viral humor blog It’s Like They Know Us and author of the book Parenting is…

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Adult Writing Workshops: Go Rogue! A Summer Humor Writing Series

August 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on July 8, 2021 12:00 am at 6:00 pm

One event on July 22, 2021 12:00 am at 6:00 pm

One event on August 5, 2021 12:00 am at 6:00 pm

One event on August 19, 2021 12:00 am at 6:00 pm

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$25

*All workshops will be held virtually on Zoom. Zoom is free and you do not need an account to use it.* ----------------------- ABOUT OUR WORKSHOPS: Go Rogue! Adult Writing Workshops are back for a special summer series: Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out—A Rogue Summer Humor Writing Series with author and humorist Brooke Preston. Summer is a perfect time to look on the sunny side of life, so these one-hour Thursday evening workshops are no-pressure and devoted to writing for the heck…

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Thurber Dog Trot 5K at Green Lawn Cemetery

August 27 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Green Lawn Cemetery, 1000 Greenlawn Ave
Columbus, 43223 United States
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$35

Run or walk with your dog among the 200 year old trees and 170 years of Columbus history at Green Lawn Cemetery in celebration of James Thurber and his infamous dog Muggs. As you enjoy the winding, paved course through the cemetery, you'll also get a special SNEAK PEAK of Green Lawn’s newest art installation—a life-sized bronze of Muggs, The Dog That Bit People, at Thurber’s gravesite. Proceeds of the 5K will be split to support Thurber House and to…

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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