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National Novel Writing Month

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National Novel Writing Month believes in the transformational power of creativity. We provide the structure, community, and encouragement to help people find their voices, achieve creative goals, and build new worlds—on and off the page.



Nov 20

Write Here, Write Now: Celebrate National Novel Month

Nov 20 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Main Library

Start writing your novel during National Novel Writing Month. A staff member will be on hand to offer prompts, worksheets, and help you share ideas with other aspiring novel writers. Bring your laptop, notebook, and/or writing materials and ready to be creative. Limited seating available. No registration required; free and open to the public. Novel1

Nov 21

NaNoWriMo Support Group

Nov 21 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Highlands Regional Library

Gather ‘round, novel writers! Let us help you reach your National Novel Writing Month goals at our weekly support group. Bring your notebook or laptop and get ready to write! novel1

Nov 27

Write Here, Write Now: Celebrate National Novel Month

Nov 27 2017 -
11:30am to 1:00pm
Main Library

Start writing your novel during National Novel Writing Month. A staff member will be on hand to offer prompts, worksheets, and help you share ideas with other aspiring novel writers. Bring your laptop, notebook, and/or writing materials and ready to be creative. Limited seating available. No registration required; free and open to the public. Novel1

Nov 28

NaNoWriMo Support Group

Nov 28 2017 -
6:00pm to 7:00pm
Highlands Regional Library

Gather ‘round, novel writers! Let us help you reach your National Novel Writing Month goals at our weekly support group. Bring your notebook or laptop and get ready to write! novel1

Nov 29

Building Characters in Your Novel

Nov 29 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
South Mandarin Branch Library

Characters are the most important part of any story. So how do you develop memorable characters in your writing? Join us to learn how! Novel1

Nov 29

NaNoWriMo Support Group

Nov 29 2017 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Beaches Branch Library

Gather ‘round, novel writers! Let us help you reach your NaNoWriMo goals at our weekly support group. Bring your notebook or laptop and get ready to write! Novel1

Jacksonville Public Library