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Creative Writing Skype Workshop with Ron Carlson

A Skyped Event @ Your Hometown Library

2018-03-17 13:00:00 2018-03-17 16:00:00 America/Chicago Creative Writing Skype Workshop with Ron Carlson Aspiring writers gather at their hometown library to participate in the live, streaming two-hour Creative Writing Seminar conducted by Ron Carlson, author of "Five Skies." Norman Central

Saturday, March 17
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2018-03-17 13:00:00 2018-03-17 16:00:00 America/Chicago Creative Writing Skype Workshop with Ron Carlson Aspiring writers gather at their hometown library to participate in the live, streaming two-hour Creative Writing Seminar conducted by Ron Carlson, author of "Five Skies." Norman Central

Norman Central

Computer Training Center

Aspiring writers gather at their hometown library to participate in the live, streaming two-hour Creative Writing Seminar conducted by Ron Carlson, author of "Five Skies."

Audiences will gather to view the live, streaming event at one of the Pioneer libraries located in: Blanchard, McLoud, Moore, Norman Central, Norman West, Shawnee, SOKC, and Tecumseh. 

Ron Carlson is the award-winning author of four story collections and five novels. His fiction has appeared in Harper’s, The New Yorker, Playboy and GQ, and has been featured on NPR’s This American Life and Selected Shorts as well as in Best American Short Stories and The O. Henry Prize Stories. His novella, “Beanball,” was recently selected for Best American Mystery Stories. He is the director of the UC Irvine writing program and lives in Huntington Beach, California.

This is one of the 2018 PLS Big Read events celebrating Carlson’s novel, Five Skies. Sponsors of 2018 PLS Big Read are Pioneer Library System Foundation, Anne and Henry Zarrow Foundation, and Norman Arts Council.

Books by Ron Carlson

The blue box: flash fiction & poetry

Return to Oakpine

The Signal

Ron Carlson writes a story

Five Skies

 

TAGS: | Big Read |

Norman Central

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Phone: 405-701-2600
Fax: 405-701-2608
Branch Manager:
Caroline Dulworth

Hours
Mon, Sep 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Sep 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Sep 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Sep 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Sep 21 9:00AM to 8:00PM
Sat, Sep 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Sep 23 1:00PM to 6:00PM

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Room AB
Tue, Sep 18, 8:30am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Tue, Sep 18, 9:00am - 11:00am

Room C
Tue, Sep 18, 9:00am - 11:30am

Computer Training Center
Tue, Sep 18, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Computer Training Center
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Room AB
Tue, Sep 18, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
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Computer Training Center
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Lowry Room
Tue, Sep 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
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Room AB
Wed, Sep 19, 8:30am - 11:30am

Room C
Wed, Sep 19, 9:00am - 11:30am

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Story Time Room
Wed, Sep 19, 10:00am - 10:20am

Gallery Room
Wed, Sep 19, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

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Wed, Sep 19, 3:00pm - 3:45pm

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Wed, Sep 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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Room AB
Thu, Sep 20, 8:30am - 11:30am

Literacy
Thu, Sep 20, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Literacy
Thu, Sep 20, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Canceled
Thu, Sep 20, 10:00am - 11:00am

Computer Training Center
Thu, Sep 20, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Sep 20, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Lowry Room
Thu, Sep 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Sep 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Room AB
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Gallery Room
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Room AB
Fri, Sep 21, 8:30am - 11:30am

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Fri, Sep 21, 10:00am - 10:30am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Sep 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Computer Training Center
Fri, Sep 21, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time Room
Sat, Sep 22, 11:00am - 11:30am

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Mon, Sep 24, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Mon, Sep 24, 9:30am - 10:30am
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Story Time Room
Mon, Sep 24, 10:00am - 10:30am

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Computer Training Center
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Room AB
Tue, Sep 25, 8:30am - 11:30am

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Tue, Sep 25, 9:00am - 11:30am

Computer Training Center
Tue, Sep 25, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Sep 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Room AB
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:25pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Sep 25, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Sep 25, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room AB
Wed, Sep 26, 8:30am - 11:30am

Room C
Wed, Sep 26, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
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Story Time Room
Wed, Sep 26, 10:00am - 10:20am

Computer Training Center
Wed, Sep 26, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Computer Training Center
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Story Time Room
Wed, Sep 26, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Gallery Room
Wed, Sep 26, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Lowry Room
Wed, Sep 26, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Room AB
Thu, Sep 27, 8:30am - 11:30am

Literacy
Thu, Sep 27, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Literacy
Thu, Sep 27, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Canceled
Thu, Sep 27, 10:00am - 11:00am

Computer Training Center
Thu, Sep 27, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Sep 27, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Computer Training Center
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Lowry Room
Thu, Sep 27, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Sep 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Gallery Room
Thu, Sep 27, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Room AB
Fri, Sep 28, 8:30am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Fri, Sep 28, 10:00am - 10:30am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Sep 28, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Computer Training Center
Fri, Sep 28, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Story Time Room
Sat, Sep 29, 11:00am - 11:30am

Room C
Mon, Oct 01, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Mon, Oct 01, 9:30am - 10:30am
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Story Time Room
Mon, Oct 01, 10:00am - 10:30am

Room AB
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Computer Training Center
Mon, Oct 01, 3:00pm - 3:45pm

Computer Training Center
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Room AB
Mon, Oct 01, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Lowry Room
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Room C
Tue, Oct 02, 9:00am - 11:30am

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 02, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Story Time Room
Tue, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 02, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 02, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Canceled
Tue, Oct 02, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Room C
Wed, Oct 03, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Wed, Oct 03, 9:30am - 10:30am
Registration is now closed

Story Time Room
Wed, Oct 03, 10:00am - 10:20am

Computer Training Center
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Computer Training Center
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Story Time Room
Wed, Oct 03, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Gallery Room
Wed, Oct 03, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 04, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 04, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Canceled
Thu, Oct 04, 10:00am - 11:00am

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 04, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 04, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 04, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Gallery Room
Thu, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Room AB
Thu, Oct 04, 7:00pm - 8:45pm

Lowry Room
Fri, Oct 05, 10:00am - 10:30am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Oct 05, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration opens Friday, September 21 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Oct 05, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration opens Friday, September 21 2018 at 9:00am

Room AB
Fri, Oct 05, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Story Time Room
Sat, Oct 06, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Room C
Mon, Oct 08, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Mon, Oct 08, 9:30am - 10:30am
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Story Time Room
Mon, Oct 08, 10:00am - 10:30am

Computer Training Center
Mon, Oct 08, 3:00pm - 3:45pm

Computer Training Center
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Room AB
Mon, Oct 08, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room C
Tue, Oct 09, 9:00am - 11:30am

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 09, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Room AB
Tue, Oct 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 09, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 09, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room C
Wed, Oct 10, 9:00am - 11:30am

Lowry Room
Wed, Oct 10, 9:30am - 10:30am
Registration is now closed

Story Time Room
Wed, Oct 10, 10:00am - 10:20am

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 10, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 10, 3:00pm - 3:45pm

Story Time Room
Wed, Oct 10, 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Room AB
Wed, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Gallery Room
Wed, Oct 10, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 11, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 11, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Oct 11, 10:00am - 11:00am

Canceled
Thu, Oct 11, 10:00am - 11:00am

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 11, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 11, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 11, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Oct 11, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Story Time Room
Thu, Oct 11, 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Gallery Room
Thu, Oct 11, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Fri, Oct 12, 10:00am - 10:30am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Oct 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Registration opens Friday, September 28 2018 at 9:00am

Computer Training Center
Fri, Oct 12, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Registration opens Friday, September 28 2018 at 9:00am

Sat, Oct 13, 11:00am - 11:30am

Canceled
Sun, Oct 14, 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Canceled
Sun, Oct 14, 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Room C
Mon, Oct 15, 9:00am - 11:30am

Gallery Room
Mon, Oct 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Computer Training Center
Mon, Oct 15, 3:00pm - 3:45pm

Computer Training Center
Mon, Oct 15, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Room C
Mon, Oct 15, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room C
Tue, Oct 16, 9:00am - 11:30am

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 16, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Room C
Tue, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 16, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Computer Training Center
Tue, Oct 16, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Room C
Wed, Oct 17, 9:00am - 11:30am

Gallery Room
Wed, Oct 17, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 17, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Gallery Room
Wed, Oct 17, 3:00pm - 3:40pm

Computer Training Center
Wed, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Gallery Room
Wed, Oct 17, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 18, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Literacy
Thu, Oct 18, 9:00am - 1:00pm

Canceled
Thu, Oct 18, 10:00am - 11:00am

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 18, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Thu, Oct 18, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Computer Training Center
Thu, Oct 18, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Gallery Room
Thu, Oct 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm