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Writing Your Life Story Workshop September 13th



Rocklin, CA -- Bud Gardner, co-author of Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul, part of the New York Times best-selling series, will conduct a workshop, How to Write Your Life Story, on Saturday, Sept. 13th from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Sierra College's main campus, 5000 Rocklin Rd., Rocklin, CA. 
 
Have you ever thought about writing the story of your life, but didn't quite know how to begin? asked Gardner, a long-time teacher of Writing for Publication and honored as one of the most inspirational writing coaches in the country by the American Association of Journalists and Authors. Here's your opportunity to leave your personal history, a priceless gift, really to your family and friends. 
 
Participants will learn how to organize their project, establish a writing schedule, interview their family members, capture stories without getting bogged down, include humor, illustrate with photos and mementos and much more. There is a $59 registration fee for the class. The class code is 8855. The materials fee of $20 which includes a book and extensive handouts will be due at the class.
 
To sign up for this workshop, call the Sierra College Community Education Office at 916-781-6280 or go online to www.sccommed.org





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