Whittlesea Seniors Link Up

Community Connections and Participation for Seniors

Writers Group

Jindi Family & Community Centre 48 Breadbane Avenue Mernda. (Melway 390 F11)

PREREQUISITES : Participants should have a love for reading or writing at any standard or level EQUIPMENT : Pen, Paper, memory stick (flash drive) for work brought in from home computer and optionally a laptop or tablet would be useful.

DESCRIPTION OF CLASS: Have you ever wanted to write your own piece? A novel, non-fiction work, memoir, biography, speech, podcast, journal or blog.

No matter what writing level you are at this group will provide you with the tools do so. It will give the opportunity, if you wish, to share your writing progress with others in the group.

What are you going to be doing during the class?
• Discussing techniques and resources to improve participants’ writing enjoyment and skills
• Resources and writing techniques – on-line or presentation based
• Reading and discussion of participants writing works (optional)