NEW! Summer Book Club
Meets every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month (May-Aug), 1-3 p.m.
Join our book club this summer! We plan on reading a book a month and discussing them every 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month here at the CWC. The first book will be picked by CWC staff and the rest of the books will be voted on by the members of the club. Our first book will be the classic sci-fi novel 1984, by George Orwell. We’ll be focusing on not only the story and its implication for modern readers, but also on Orwell’s craft and what we can take away from it and apply in our own writing.
Cost: Free. No registration required.
2-part workshop May 24th & 31st (W), 6-8 p.m.
Learn the basics of business and technical writing including straightforward sentence structure, document design, and usability. We’ll focus on a variety of document types (memos, reports, charts/graphs, etc.) and practice creating professional and usable content.
Cost: $15. Registration is required.
The SLCC Community Writing Center (CWC) supports, motivates and educates people of all abilities and educational backgrounds who want to use writing for practical needs, civic engagement and personal expression. In addition to an open space available for writing, we provide opportunities to enhance writing abilities through such programs as Writing Coaching , Writing Workshops, the DiverseCity Writing Series, Salt Lake Teens Write, and Community Writing Partners. Recipient of the 2012 Mayors Artist Award and the 2012 League of Innovations Award. Click here for a brief history of the CWC. These programs are open to all Salt Lake area residents.
Note: If you are an SLCC Student working on an academic assignment, please visit the Student Writing Center.