Strike a Prose: Elementary School Edition Creative Writing Inspired by Contemporary Americans

Event Date: 
Sat Feb 29, 2020 10:00am - 11:30am
Event Location: 
Meet in the G Street Lobby
Event Cost: 

Registration required. Fee: $12 (includes registration for one child and one adult).

Event Category: 
Workshops
In this creative writing workshop, we will write stories inspired by the portraits of American icons, such as Michelle Obama, LL Cool J and Toni Morrison, who are featured in the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition “Contemporary Americans.” We will learn how to develop characters, represent conflict and action and use our imaginations to write exciting stories. Open to elementary school students (grades 4–6).

Each participant must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required at npg.eventbrite.com. Fee: $12 (includes registration for one child and one adult).