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4176 Maple St.
Fish Creek, 54212

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June 2019

THE WRITING OF POETRY AS HISTORICAL UNDERSTANDING with Sylvia Cavanaugh

June 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old Gibraltar Town Hall, 4176 Maple St.
Fish Creek, 54212
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A SPECIAL OPPORTUNITY OFFERED FREE TO TEACHERS Just as in the discipline of history, poetry involves making connections between things. Poetry also represents a powerful way for students to express an understanding of historical sources. Asking students to respond poetically to primary sources, in particular, allows students to engage their creativity and even their own personal narratives in exploring what voices from the past have to tell us.  Poet and educator Sylvia Cavanaugh leads a two-hour workshop designed especially for…

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July 2019

POETRY MEETS MUSIC: A Collaboration with Midsummer’s Music

July 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Gibraltar Town Hall, 4176 Maple St.
Fish Creek, 54212
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Write On is pleased to enter our fourth year of collaboration with Midsummer’s Music! Local and visiting poets were asked to create original poems based on music to be played at one of Midsummer’s concerts. Poets were sent a CD of music to be performed the night of their concert, but with no information as to the composers or other details. Poets were asked to write a poem or poems in response to the emotions evoked by the music they heard. Music…

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