Upcoming Events and Classes

May 16, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m.  “Around the World with One Carry-on.” Jan Weeks shows you how to travel light, safe and cheap with practical advice for your next adventure.  Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave., Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/community-education/index.html.

June 6, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “Evil Editor Tells All.” Award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks reveals what fiction and nonfiction editors look for in a manuscript. Avoid red flags that make editors reject your writing without a second glance. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/community-education/index.html.

June 13, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “Around the World with One Carry-on.” Jan Weeks shows you how to travel light, safe and cheap with practical advice for your next adventure. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/community-education/index.html.

June 20, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “How to Submit Your Manuscript.” Award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks shows you how to format and submit query letters, outlines, and manuscripts for your fiction and nonfiction. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/community-education/index.html.

June 27, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. “Show, Don’t Tell: How Do They Do That?” Award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks shows you how to take your fiction and nonfiction writing from dull narratives to sparkling scenes. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/wccc/community-education/index.html.

July 23-27, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. “Creative Writing Summer Camp for Teens.” This weeklong workshop by award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks shows kids how to write unforgettable characters and intriguing plots, and go home with a printed copy of their masterpieces. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/reachyourpeak/camps.html

July 30-August 3, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. “Creative Writing Summer Camp for Teens.” This weeklong workshop by award-winning writer and journalist Jan Weeks shows kids how to write unforgettable characters and intriguing plots, and go home with a printed copy of their masterpieces. Western Colorado Community College, 2508 Blichmann Ave, Grand Junction, CO 81505. For cost and more information call (970) 255-2600 or go to https://www.coloradomesa.edu/reachyourpeak/camps.html