Learning the Art of Writing Plots, with Author Kristen Kittscher

Last Friday, kids came to Pasadena Central Library for a free writing workshop with middle grade author Kristen Kittscher, who

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Creative Writing with Ashlyn Anstee

We had another terrific creative writing class for ages 5-8 with author-illustrator Ashlyn Anstee, who created the books Are We

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Kids’ Writing Workshop: The Erasmus Game

On Friday, Sept. 23 in our Kids’ Writing Workshop for children ages 8-12, we played something called “The Erasmus Game,”

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Roald Dahl 100

We had 45 people come to our Roald Dahl 100 Celebration on Tuesday, September 13th, the centennial of Roald Dahl’s

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Kids’ Writing Workshop with Tracy Holczer

On Friday, August 26, we had Tracy Holczer here at the Pasadena Public Library children’s story room to teach creative

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Creative Writing for Beginning Readers: The Wonderful World of Poems with Cassidy Kao

On August 9, 2016, a young self-published poet named Cassidy Kao, age 10, taught our Creative Writing for Beginning Readers

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Bethany Barton Teaches Creative Writing

On Saturday, July 9, 2016, author-illustrator Bethany Barton taught a creative writing class for kids ages 5-8 at Pasadena Public

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Kids’ Writing Workshop with Author Rachel Searles

Rachel Searles, author of MG science fiction novels The Lost Planet and its new sequel Stolen Moon, got the kids

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Meeting Liesl Shurtliff, author of Rump

On Tuesday, November 17, Pasadena Public Library celebrated this year’s Young Readers League selection, Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin

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Kids’ Writing Workshop with author Elana Arnold

Sometimes I like to make a video mashup of clips from these workshops, especially now that we have a digital

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