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NaNoWriMo Kick-Off

Fri, Nov 1 2019
9:00am - 6:00pm
Age Group
For adults


Story Center Event
The Story Center Branch


Join us to celebrate the kick-off National Novel Writing Month! Drop by, enjoy a quiet space, and start writing! We'll provide the space and the inspiration, you provide the story. Start the fun early by participating in our 24-hour Story Sprint. Starting at midnight on October 31, and going until midnight on November 1 whoever has the highest word count at the end will win a prize that's truly novel. Must attend a kick-off event to win the grand prize!


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