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Activities
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Photographs of the panelists
Activities
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:30pm
With Rose Aguilar, Christine Pelosi, Jackie, Clare Winterton, Natasha Middleton, and Moderator Kath Delaney
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bay-area-women-on-the-political-front-panel-discussion-registration-44232884749
Activities
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:00pm
with Benjamin Madley
MI Members Free, Institute for Historical Study Free, Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-benjamin-madley-registration-44425648310
Activities
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:30am
with Lyzette Wanzer
Members $29, Public $39
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-creative-writers-professional-toolkit-registration-43626154001
Activities
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:30am
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/heres-to-your-career-change-resume-makeover-clinic-for-career-transitioning-registration-44230687176
Photograph of City Hall
Activities
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 6:30pm
San Francisco SOUTH SIDE
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mayoral-candidate-forum-neighborhood-issues-san-francisco-south-side-tickets-44437695343
Activities
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
Topic: On Balance, President Trump has been Good for America
Members Free , Public $5
Activities
Thursday, May 03, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Cover image
Activities
Thursday, May 03, 2018 - 6:30pm
Mechanics' Institute Members Free, Friends of ZYZZYVA Free, Public $15
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/zyzzyva-2018-spring-issue-celebration-registration-44233042220
Photograph of City Hall
Activities
Monday, May 07, 2018 - 5:30pm
San Francisco NORTH SIDE
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mayoral-candidate-forum-neighborhood-issues-san-francisco-north-side-tickets-44907236754
Activities
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Photograph of the author
Meet the Author(s)
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 6:30pm
Author Susan Ronald in conversation with Journalist Frances Dinkelspiel
Members Free, Public $15
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-susan-ronald-in-conversation-with-journalist-frances-dinkelspiel-registration-44233412327
Photograph of the author
Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
With author Jonathan Kauffman
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-jonathan-kauffman-registration-44233609918
Activities
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Photograph of a typewriter
Activities
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
Members & Public Free
Photograph of the author
Meet the Author(s)
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12:30pm
With author Simon Winchester
Mechanics' Institute Members $15, Commonwealth Club Members $15, Public $25
https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2018-05-21/simon-winchester-perfectionists
Activities
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
a librarian-led discussion group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monsters-and-magic-in-victorian-england-registration-43627004545
Photograph of the author
Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:30pm
Author Lillian Faderman in conversation with author/activist Cleve Jones
Members Free, Public $15
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-lillian-faderman-in-conversation-with-author-activist-cleve-jones-registration-44233743317
Activities
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 10:30am
with Basya Petnick
MI Members $100, CA Genealogical Society $100, Public $125
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/save-it-how-to-collect-and-organize-family-and-community-life-stories-registration-43626008566
Activities
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 5:30pm
Last Tuesdays of the Month
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Photograph of the author
Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 - 12:00pm
Author September Williams
Members & Public Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/comfort-lit-litquake-chasing-mercury-a-novel-cove-international-publishers-registration-44234112421
Activities
Thursday, June 07, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Friday, June 08, 2018 - 12:00pm
a talk about the book
Members and Public Free
Activities
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Back covers of various books
Activities
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
Begin Your Book at the End: Writing the Back Cover Copy
Members & Public Free
Activities
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
a librarian-led discussion group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/monsters-and-magic-in-victorian-england-registration-43627004545
Activities
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Photograph of the staircase
Activities
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:00pm
Members & Public Free
Activities
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 5:30pm
Last Tuesdays of the Month
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, July 05, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, August 02, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, August 09, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, September 06, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, November 01, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, November 08, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 11:00am
A member-led writing group
Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
Activities
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
Members Only - Free
Activities
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:30pm

50/50 Day -- Bay Area Women on the Political Front Lines

With Rose Aguilar, Christine Pelosi, Jackie, Clare Winterton, Natasha Middleton, and Moderator Kath Delaney

Join an invigorating discussion on and by Bay Area women on the political front lines. Panelists will discuss new directions and opportunities for women entering politics in the Bay Area, state-wide and beyond. 

Members & Public Free

Activities
Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

The Making of An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

with Benjamin Madley

Join us and author Benjamin Madley for a behind the scenes look at the writing of his prize winning history, An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873, (Yale University Press, 2016).

MI Members Free
Institute for Historical Study Free
Public Free

Activities
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

The Creative Writer's Professional Toolkit

with Lyzette Wanzer

Want to be taken seriously as an author, even though you have yet to establish a record of impressive publishing credits or complete a Great American Novel? You need to learn to treat your writing--poetry, fiction, nonfiction, journalism--as a business. The instructor will introduce you to several tools that will enable you to boost your writing career.

Members $29
Public $39

Activities
Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 10:30am to 1:30pm

Here’s to Your Career Change! Resume Makeover Clinic for Career Transitioning

Will you be looking for a new job in the new year? Join a group of career changers in an immersive resume makeover clinic with fellow job seekers. We will focus on creative techniques that can power you ahead as you transition to a new job function or industry. In your future job search you will be competing with applicants who have been there, done that, and have won awards doing it. Your successful career transition will require you to do more, and do things differently.

Members & Public Free

Activities
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Mayoral Candidate Forum: Neighborhood Issues

San Francisco SOUTH SIDE

We are excited to partner with the San Francisco Neighborhood Network in the hosting of two Mayoral Candidate Forums.

Members & Public Free

Activities
Monday, April 30, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

SFDebate: An open forum for discussing the issues of the day

Topic: On Balance, President Trump has been Good for America

Learn the ancient art of rhetoric and verbally explore the issues that are shaping our world with SFDebate, a privately organized, bi-monthly event open to the Mechanics' Institute community.

Members Free
Public $5
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, May 03, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, May 03, 2018 - 6:30pm

ZYZZYVA 2018 Spring Issue Celebration

Come join ZYZZYVA for a celebration of their newest issue, "the Spring Issue" featuring readings by contributors Natalie Serber, Christopher Adamson, Greg Sarris, Mackenzie Evan Smith, and Tom Barbash. Emceed by Managing Editor Oscar Villalon.

Mechanics' Institute Members Free
Friends of ZYZZYVA Free
Public $15

Activities
Monday, May 07, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Mayoral Candidate Forum: Neighborhood Issues

San Francisco NORTH SIDE

We are excited to partner with the San Francisco Neighborhood Network in the hosting of two Mayoral Candidate Forums.

Members & Public Free

Activities
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Meet the Author(s)
Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 6:30pm

A Dangerous Woman: The Life of Florence Gould (St. Martin’s Press)

Author Susan Ronald in conversation with Journalist Frances Dinkelspiel

This engrossing biography introduces us to San Francisco born millionaire socialite expatriate Florence Gould: part grifter, part arts patron, 100% self-invented American.

Members Free
Public $15

Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 12:00pm

Comfort Lit -- Litquake -- Hippie Food: How Back-to-the-Landers, Longhairs, and Revolutionaries Changed the Way We Eat (William Morrow)

With author Jonathan Kauffman

This enlightening narrative history—an entertaining fusion of Tom Wolfe and Michael Pollan—traces the colorful origins of once unconventional foods and the diverse fringe movements, charismatic gurus, and counterculture elements that brought them to the mainstream and created a distinctly American cuisine.

Members & Public Free

Activities
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Writers Lunch: A mixer to fill and form writers groups!

Are you interested in joining a writers’ group or connecting with other MI writers? Come to this networking hour and learn about the writers’ groups that are currently looking for new members and meet other writers that are interested in forming a group.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Meet the Author(s)
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12:30pm

The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World (Harper)

With author Simon Winchester

Precision is an essential component of the modern world. Much of what is important in our everyday lives—our cell phones, our computers, our cars, our ballpoint pens—is fitted together with precision to operate with near-perfection.

Mechanics' Institute Members $15
Commonwealth Club Members $15
Public $25

Activities
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Monsters and Magic in Victorian England

a librarian-led discussion group

Victorian society firmly believed in science and rationalism. Meanwhile, the popular imagination and the arts became obsessed with monsters and magic – things that weren't real.  

...Or were they?

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free

Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 6:30pm

Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death (Yale University Press)

Author Lillian Faderman in conversation with author/activist Cleve Jones

This compelling biography explores the complexities of Harvey Milk’s life, from his Jewish childhood on Long Island to his final years as a progressive politician committed to social justice.

Members Free
Public $15

Activities
Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

SAVE IT! How to collect and organize family and community life stories

with Basya Petnick

As our elders age and the pace of life in the 21st century quickens, using oral history to preserve family and community memories is more vital than ever. This one-day workshop will help jumpstart your project by focusing on the two most important aspects of oral history projects: the art of the interview and the art and technology of presentation. 

 

MI Members $100
CA Genealogical Society $100
Public $125

Activities
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens

Last Tuesdays of the Month

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics’ Institute? Knit happens, but we’d love to see your crochet too!  Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics’ Institute members and staff. Lia, our cataloging librarian and a veteran knitter, will be on hand to help with any difficult projects.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Meet the Author(s)
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 - 12:00pm

Comfort Lit -- Litquake -- Chasing Mercury: A Novel (Cove International Publishers)

Author September Williams

September Williams’ debut novel is a romance-suspense-memoir that connects human rights, environmental justice and romance.

Members & Public Free

Activities
Thursday, June 07, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Friday, June 08, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Walking San Francisco's 49 Mile Scenic Drive

a talk about the book

It's the 80th anniversary of San Francisco's 49 Mile Scenic Drive. Join the authors of this fascinating guidebook for an inspiring program filled with famous sites and the quirky stories they uncovered while walking the entire route. Books will be available for sale and signing.

Members and Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Friday, June 15, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Writers' Lunch with David Colin Carr

Begin Your Book at the End: Writing the Back Cover Copy

Stay on course and speed your writing process!

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Monsters and Magic in Victorian England

a librarian-led discussion group

Victorian society firmly believed in science and rationalism. Meanwhile, the popular imagination and the arts became obsessed with monsters and magic – things that weren't real.  

...Or were they?

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free

Activities
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Night Tour of the Mechanics' Institute

If you are a new, long-time, or prospective member the Tour of the Institute will orient you to our building, include an overview of our history and mission, and outline our current services and the benefits of membership.

Members & Public Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Knit Happens

Last Tuesdays of the Month

Are you a crafty member of the Mechanics’ Institute? Knit happens, but we’d love to see your crochet too!  Bring a project and get to know your fellow Mechanics’ Institute members and staff. Lia, our cataloging librarian and a veteran knitter, will be on hand to help with any difficult projects.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, July 05, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 02, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 09, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 23, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 06, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 04, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 01, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
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No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 08, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
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No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Teacherless Writing

A member-led writing group

Using the guidelines described in Writing Without Teachers, join this member-led "come as you are" writing group.

Mechanics' Institute Members Only; Free
More information
No registration required.

Activities
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Indie Publishing Working Group

The Indie Publishers' Working Group was started by author and editor C J Verburg in response to the rapidly changing landscape of publishing and the diverse needs of Mechanics' Institute member writers. If you're working on a book project and you're curious about independent publishing, or publishing in general, you're welcome to attend.

Members Only - Free
More information
No registration required.