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Kittery Adult Education



Literature & Writing

Just Write: Introduction to Journal Writing

$15

with Jill Braceland

Calendar Oct 5, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Your journal is a place where you can be exactly who you are. Join us and explore various techniques used in journal writing. Start your own journal or discover new ways to expand your current journal writing.

Monday, Oct. 5, 6:00-8:00 pm

Course Fee: $15

Self-Publishing in a Nutshell!

$39

with Katherine Mayfield

Calendar Oct 6, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Class is scheduled to meet in person but if circumstances change, you will be notified and sent a link to attend virtually using Zoom meetings online. Whether you have a novel to publish, a memoir, or a how-to-do-it-better book, the process of self-publishing is not as hard as you think.  In this workshop, you’ll learn about the differences between self-publishing and working with a traditional publisher, and discover the exciting options for getting your book out there. Katherine has published more than ten books, including Stand Your Ground: How to Cope with a Dysfunctional Family and Recover from Trauma.

Tuesday,Oct. 6, 6-8 p.m.

Course Fee: $39

Ready, Set, Write

$75

with Kate Johnston

Calendar Oct 6, 2020 at 6:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Class is scheduled to meet in person but if circumstances change, you will be notified and sent a link to attend virtually using Zoom meetings online. This workshop-style creative writing program is designed to help you start and commit to your writing journey. Each session will be spent exploring various elements of the craft, discussing individual concerns and questions, and critiquing weekly submissions of each student’s work. All genres and levels are embraced. Writers will need a work in progress or a figment of a story idea. Be prepared to share your work in our first session. Max 4 students. Kate Johnston is a published author, writing coach, and book editor. You can learn more about her at her website: www.katejohnstonauthor.com. 

4 Tuesday sessions

Oct. 6-27, 6:30-8 p.m.

Course Fee: $75

How to Publish an Ebook on Amazon Kindle

$39

with Katherine Mayfield

Calendar Oct 13, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week

Class is scheduled to meet in person but if circumstances change, you will be notified and sent a link to attend virtually using Zoom meetings online. This course will lead you through the process of publishing an ebook on Amazon Kindle.  Publishing a Kindle book is free, and fairly easy to do.  You’ll learn about the process of choosing a cover, formatting your manuscript, creating an Amazon account, and uploading the finished product to Amazon. Katherine has published a number of books for Kindle, including Lyme Disease in Remission, and all of her print books.

Tuesday, Oct. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Course Fee: $39

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners
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Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners

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with ed 2go

If you're thinking of starting a blog or just beginning one, this course is for you. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. In this course, you'll learn how to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer—no paid software or equipment is needed.  

For more details or to register visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/web-2-0-blogs-wikis-and-podcasts?tab=detail

Grammar Refresher
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Grammar Refresher

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with ed 2go

The key to effective writing and speaking is English grammar.  Whether you are just now learning the basics of grammar or if you need a refresher, this course will help you develop the foundational skills you need.  In this course, you’ll explore the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, and we’ll even get into the details of phrases, clauses, problem words, common grammar mistakes, and much more! An instructor will guide you every step of the way as you learn grammar through hands-on, practical exercises.  You’ll also learn through short videos, examples, and even fun games.  Take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence!

To register or for more details visit:

https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/grammar-refresher?tab=detail

Introduction to Internet Writing Markets
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Introduction to Internet Writing Markets

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with ed 2go

The Internet provides unlimited opportunities if you're a writer, whether you just have a few hours a week to blog or want a full-time publishing career or just plan to promote your books or business on the Web. There is no single way to become successful writing for the Web, so this course shows you the hundreds of different choices you have, and helps you set your own goals. In fact, by the end of the course, you'll have your very own publishing plan, from the steps to take in developing your writer's platform or brand, to the markets that will help you accomplish your goals.

For more details or to register visit: https://www.ed2go.com/kae/online-courses/internet-writing-markets-introduction?tab=detail





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