Start Writing: Creative Writing Workshops at Wooler Library

Event information

Where: Wooler Library, The Cheviot Centre, 12 Padgepool Pl, Wooler NE71 6BL

Date: Every Tuesday for six weeks, 12 September–17 October

Time: 10.30am–12.00pm

Cost: £35, plus booking fee

Type: Library Workshops

Six weeks of 90-minute writing workshops to help you start writing about your life and sharing your experiences

Join author Caro Giles for a series of workshops on life writing. Caro will help you to develop a writing practice using whatever is around you as inspiration. Whether you want to explore memoir, family history or the world around you, these workshops will help you to explore new creative ideas and build your confidence to ensure you can get your words onto the page.

A limited number of free tickets are available to people for whom the cost is prohibitive. Please contact Margot Miltenberger [email protected]

“Really ignited my love of writing again and I’m starting new projects as a result.”

​      – Start Writing participant

About the workshop facilitator

Caro Giles is a writer living in Northumberland. She worked for eight years as an actor-musician, and with an arts collective in London. In 2021, Caro won the inaugural BBC Countryfile New Nature Writer of the Year competition. Her first book, Twelve Moons, a memoir about mothering in the middle of nowhere, was published by HarperNorth in January 2023.

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