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Memoir Writing

Putting Your Life Story into Words

2018-11-08 12:30:00 2018-11-08 14:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Memoir Writing Six-week series taught by local author and oral historian, Barbara Tabach. Learn how to collect, organize, and engage with your materials in order to document your personal story. Paseo Verde Library

Thursday, November 08
12:30pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-08 12:30:00 2018-11-08 14:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Memoir Writing Six-week series taught by local author and oral historian, Barbara Tabach. Learn how to collect, organize, and engage with your materials in order to document your personal story. Paseo Verde Library

Paseo Verde Library

Conference Room

Six-week series taught by local author and oral historian, Barbara Tabach. Learn how to collect, organize, and engage with your materials in order to document your personal story.

Each session will include a unique writing prompt and time for discussion. Participants may attend 1 or all of the sessions to gain inspiration and tips for writing. For maximum benefit, consider coming to each session.

Barbara Tabach is the Project Manager for UNLV's Oral History Research Center where she oversees the Southern Nevada Jewish Heritage Project. She has published two books on the techniques and methods for preserving personal and family histories and serves on the board of the Southwest Oral History Association. Barbara received her bachelor's degree in education from Drake University and a master's degree in journalism from Iowa State University.

This project is funded in part by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.

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Paseo Verde Library

lphelan@hendersonlibraries.com
Phone: (702) 492-7252
Branch manager
Lisa Phelan

Hours
We're closed Monday January 21
Mon, Jan 14 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Jan 15 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Jan 16 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Jan 17 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Jan 18 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Jan 19 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jan 20 Closed

About the branch

Paseo Verde library is located near the Henderson Pavilion just off South Green Valley Parkway and paseo Verde Parkway. This location features a 1,000 Sq-ft glass-Wall Reading Room, a staffed genealogy room and a local coffee shop.

Upcoming events

Story Room
Wed, Jan 16, 9:30am - 10:00am

Training Room
Wed, Jan 16, 10:00am - 11:30am

Story Room
Wed, Jan 16, 10:30am - 11:00am

Conference Room
Wed, Jan 16, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Board Room
Wed, Jan 16, 6:15pm - 7:45pm