Drop in & Write
Dec
11
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults
Dec
12
10:00 AM10:00

Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults

WED DEC 12  ·  10 - 11 am

We invite people of all abilities to gather for social interaction and the chance to explore creative interests on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Browse books, work on puzzles, use computers, draw, color, or just hang out!

This program is free thanks to community support.

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Drop in & Draw
Dec
12
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels
Dec
14
4:00 PM16:00

Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels

FRI DEC 14 ·  4 - 7 PM

AGES 5 - 105 · Bring your curiosity, imagination, and thirst for adventure, and we will supply the rest! If you have ever been curious about role-playing games, join us to experience this unique form of game-playing — we'll build a shared narrative using cooperative problem solving, exploration, imagination, and rich social interaction. 

Priority seating will be provided for participants age 17 or younger. We gladly make every effort to accommodate persons with accessibility requirements.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & RPG on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month!

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Girls Code @ Spark
Dec
15
10:00 AM10:00

Girls Code @ Spark

Sat Dec 15  ·  10 am - 12 pm

Grades 4 - 7  ·  Create, collaborate, code! Learn to create your own story using core computer coding concepts — and earn a new sticker in your Coding Passport for each concept you master. We value diversity and we welcome girls and girl-identified kids of any background to participate. Sign up online.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Girls Code @ Spark or Code Kids (alternating months) on the 3rd Saturday of each month. 

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Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers
Dec
18
10:00 AM10:00

Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers

TUE DEC 18  ·  10 - 11 AM

Ages 1 - 5  ·  Discover new ways to play together and spark your young one's healthy mental, social, and emotional growth. Meet other families, eat a healthy snack, and get creative in a relaxed and supportive environment. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Imaginarium on the third Tuesday of each month! 

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Drop in & Write
Dec
18
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Dec
19
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Dec
26
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels
Dec
28
4:00 PM16:00

Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels

FRI DEC 28 ·  4 - 7 PM

AGES 5 - 105 · Bring your curiosity, imagination, and thirst for adventure, and we will supply the rest! If you have ever been curious about role-playing games, join us to experience this unique form of game-playing — we'll build a shared narrative using cooperative problem solving, exploration, imagination, and rich social interaction. 

Priority seating will be provided for participants age 17 or younger. We gladly make every effort to accommodate persons with accessibility requirements.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & RPG on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month!

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Invention Connection
Dec
29
10:00 AM10:00

Invention Connection

Sat Dec 29  ·   10 am - 12 pm

Grades K - 6 · Build an invention from your imagination, tinker with electronics and teach a robot new tricks! Drop in and play with paper circuits, Little Bits, LEGO bricks and more. No pre-registration needed! This is a family programs, so parents, please plan to stick around and invent alongside your kids!

This program is free thanks to community support.

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Drop in & Draw
Jan
2
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Diverse Voices Writing Group
Jan
3
5:30 PM17:30

Diverse Voices Writing Group

THU JAN 3 · 5:30 PM

ADULTS & TEENS · A writing group for all experience levels that supports and elevates diverse voices.

Long ago, when we had only darkness at night, people came together around miraculous fire to tell stories and describe visions. When you come to this writing group, whoever you might be outside of this circle, you are now a storyteller, a maker of visions, and a story-listener, too. In this circle there is only support and caring.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Diverse Voices on the first Thursday of each month.

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Drop in & Write
Jan
8
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Jan
9
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Read
Jan
12
2:30 PM14:30

Drop in & Read

SECOND SATURDAY OF THE MONTH  ·  2:30 – 4 p.m.

Grades K - 8  ·  Read great books from our collection to inspire your own stories, crafts and drawings! Participants may read at their own pace and then choose from writing, arts or crafts activities based on what they have read. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Read on the second Saturday of each month!

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Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers
Jan
15
10:00 AM10:00

Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers

TUE JAN 15  ·  10 - 11 AM

Ages 1 - 5  ·  Discover new ways to play together and spark your young one's healthy mental, social, and emotional growth. Meet other families, eat a healthy snack, and get creative in a relaxed and supportive environment. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Imaginarium on the third Tuesday of each month! 

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Drop in & Write
Jan
15
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Jan
16
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Jan
22
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Jan
23
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Jan
29
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Jan
30
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Read
Feb
9
2:30 PM14:30

Drop in & Read

SECOND SATURDAY OF THE MONTH  ·  2:30 – 4 p.m.

Grades K - 8  ·  Read great books from our collection to inspire your own stories, crafts and drawings! Participants may read at their own pace and then choose from writing, arts or crafts activities based on what they have read. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Read on the second Saturday of each month!

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Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers
Feb
19
10:00 AM10:00

Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers

TUE FEB 19  ·  10 - 11 AM

Ages 1 - 5  ·  Discover new ways to play together and spark your young one's healthy mental, social, and emotional growth. Meet other families, eat a healthy snack, and get creative in a relaxed and supportive environment. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Imaginarium on the third Tuesday of each month!

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Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers
Mar
19
10:00 AM10:00

Imaginarium: Creative Play for Toddlers

TUE MAR 19  ·  10 - 11 AM

Ages 1 - 5  ·  Discover new ways to play together and spark your young one's healthy mental, social, and emotional growth. Meet other families, eat a healthy snack, and get creative in a relaxed and supportive environment. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Imaginarium on the third Tuesday of each month! 

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Drop in & Read
Dec
8
2:30 PM14:30

Drop in & Read

SAT DEC 8  ·  2:30 – 4 p.m.

Grades K - 8  ·  Read great books from our collection to inspire your own stories, crafts and drawings! Participants may read at their own pace and then choose from writing, arts or crafts activities based on what they have read. 

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Read on the second Saturday of each month!

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Elves Workshop
Dec
8
10:00 AM10:00

Elves Workshop

SAT DEC 8   ·  10 AM - 12 PM

All Ages. Join us for an Elves Workshop where you can make cards and gifts for the holiday season! This is a free workshop, and you'll have the chance to purchase upgrades in support of Spark Central (plus take home cool stuff).

Upgrades are free for our West Central residents! 

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Diverse Voices Writing Group
Dec
6
5:30 PM17:30

Diverse Voices Writing Group

THU DEC 6 · 5:30 PM

ADULTS & TEENS · A writing group for all experience levels that supports and elevates diverse voices.

Long ago, when we had only darkness at night, people came together around miraculous fire to tell stories and describe visions. When you come to this writing group, whoever you might be outside of this circle, you are now a storyteller, a maker of visions, and a story-listener, too. In this circle there is only support and caring.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Diverse Voices on the first Thursday of each month.

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Drop in & Draw
Dec
5
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Dec
4
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Nov
28
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults
Nov
28
10:00 AM10:00

Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults

Wed Nov 28  ·  10 - 11 am

We invite people of all abilities to gather for social interaction and the chance to explore creative interests on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Browse books, work on puzzles, use computers, draw, color, or just hang out!

This program is free thanks to community support.

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Drop in & Write
Nov
27
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Nov
21
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Nov
20
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Silent Writing Party with Live Classical Guitar
Nov
1
7:00 PM19:00

Silent Writing Party with Live Classical Guitar

Thu Nov 1 · 7 - 9 pm

Ages 12 + · Writers of all stripes and inclinations, come kick off NaNoWriMo — that’s National Novel Writing Month — with two hours of nonstop writing. Musician Michael Millham will play solo classical guitar while we write. We’ll provide snacks, tea and writing supplies. Just bring your ideas and laser focus!

This program is free thanks to community support.

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Spark-o-ween
Oct
27
4:00 PM16:00

Spark-o-ween

Sat Oct 27  ·  4 - 7 pm

Spark Central gets spo000oky for a fun-filled day of creative learning and trick-or-treating. Help build a monstrous LEGO mansion, enchant a drawing to light up, and type a scary story on our haunted typewriter — if you dare! Costumes welcome, but not required.

This program is free thanks to community support.

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Girls Code @ Spark
Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

Girls Code @ Spark

Sat Oct 20  ·  10 am - 12 pm

Grades 4 - 7  ·  Create, collaborate, code! Learn to create your own story using core computer coding concepts — and earn a new sticker in your Coding Passport for each concept you master. We value diversity and we welcome girls and girl-identified kids of any background to participate. Sign up online.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Girls Code @ Spark or Code Kids (alternating months) on the 3rd Saturday of each month. 

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Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults
Oct
3
10:00 AM10:00

Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults

EVERY WEDNESDAY ·  10 - 11 am

We invite people of all abilities to gather for social interaction and the chance to explore creative interests on the second Wednesday of each month. Browse books, work on puzzles, use computers, draw, color, or just hang out!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Creative Studio on the second Wednesday of each month.

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Teen Writing Workshop: Writing Action Scenes
Oct
1
5:00 PM17:00

Teen Writing Workshop: Writing Action Scenes

Mon Oct 1 · 5 - 7 pm

Grades 9 - 12 · Intimidated by writing action scenes as dynamic as those you see on the big screen? Learn how you can use filmmaking techniques to create exciting action that keeps your reader glued to the page. Taught by indie novelist and filmmaker Adrienne Dellwo. Sign up online.

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Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels
Sep
28
4:00 PM16:00

Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels

FRI SEP 28 ·  4 - 7 PM

AGES 5 - 105 · Bring your curiosity, imagination, and thirst for adventure, and we will supply the rest! If you have ever been curious about role-playing games, join us to experience this unique form of game-playing — we'll build a shared narrative using cooperative problem solving, exploration, imagination, and rich social interaction. 

Priority seating will be provided for participants age 17 or younger. We gladly make every effort to accommodate persons with accessibility requirements.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & RPG on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month!

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Drop in & Draw
Sep
26
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Sep
25
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Sep
19
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Drop in & Write
Sep
18
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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D.I.Y. Print Shop with Chris Bovey
Sep
15
7:00 PM19:00

D.I.Y. Print Shop with Chris Bovey

Sat Sep 15  ·  7 - 9 pm

Learn to print like a pro at our D.I.Y Print Shop night with Chris Bovey — creator of the iconic Vintage Spokane Prints series. This is a free workshop, and it's also a "friend-raiser" — so you'll have the chance to purchase upgrades like t-shirts, fancy paper and extra supplies to support Spark Central (and take home some cool stuff). Either way, you'll leave with several pieces you've created yourself — and tons of new artsy skills! 

This program is free thanks to community support. No pre-registration needed!

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Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels
Sep
14
4:00 PM16:00

Drop-in & RPG · Tabletop Roleplaying Games (RPGs) for All Experience Levels

FRI SEP 14 ·  4 - 7 PM

AGES 5 - 105 · Bring your curiosity, imagination, and thirst for adventure, and we will supply the rest! If you have ever been curious about role-playing games, join us to experience this unique form of game-playing — we'll build a shared narrative using cooperative problem solving, exploration, imagination, and rich social interaction. 

Priority seating will be provided for participants age 17 or younger. We gladly make every effort to accommodate persons with accessibility requirements.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & RPG on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month!

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Hair of the Dog: Zodiac Poetry with Willow Springs Books
Sep
13
7:00 PM19:00

Hair of the Dog: Zodiac Poetry with Willow Springs Books

THU SEP 13  ·  7 - 9 PM

Join Willow Springs Books for a generative poetry workshop centered on the dog within. Thanks to a Spokane Arts Grant Award, participants will have the opportunity to have their poems published next to nationally recognized poets in Volume II of the Zodiac Poetry Series Hair of the Dog, in an online pop-up magazine, and in SCRAPS dog adoption ads. Sign up online.

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Drop in & Draw
Sep
12
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults
Sep
12
10:00 AM10:00

Creative Studio for Variously-Abled Adults

Wed Sep 12  · 10 - 11 am

We invite people of all abilities to gather for social interaction and the chance to explore creative interests on the second Wednesday of each month. Browse books, work on puzzles, use computers, draw, color, or just hang out!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Creative Studio on the second Wednesday of each month.

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Drop in & Write
Sep
11
5:00 PM17:00

Drop in & Write

EVERY TUESDAY · 5 - 6:30 PM

Aspiring writers unite! You're invited to be a part of our supportive writers' community. Bring works in progress to share, get inspired with creative prompts and spend some focused time writing. Hosted by local writers Charles Montgomery and Lindsay Hill.

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Write on any Tuesday!

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Drop in & Draw
Sep
5
4:30 PM16:30

Drop in & Draw

EVERY WEDNESDAY · 4:30 - 6 PM

Beginning or experienced drawers, painters, crafters and artists of all ages, join us to explore mediums, develop skill and cultivate imaginative thinking. Supplies and projects are provided - all you need to bring is your imagination!

This program is free thanks to community support. Join us for Drop in & Draw on any Wednesday!

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