November is National Novel Writing Month

How long do you think it takes to write a novel? A year? Five years? How about 30 days? Participate in this create writing challenge; the first draft of a novel that’s at least 50,000 words, in one month. You start on November 01 and end on November 30. It’s that simple. After that, you’re free to work on revisions for as long as you want. Put that story on the page!

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What is NaNoWriMo?

West Boca Branch

What is National Novel Writing Month? (NaNoWriMo) Learn how we can assist you in supporting your writing goals, and find a writing community of your very own! Ages 12-102.

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Post-It ® Poetry

Mon, Nov 01 (All month)

Stick Post-It Notes® with your poetry on the Teen Room window of the Glades Road Branch or West Boca Branch. Post pictures on social media and tag #pbcls and #NaNoWriMo. Ages 12-18.

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E.g., Nov 27 2021
E.g., Nov 27 2021

National Novel Writing Month Write-In

Mon, Nov 29, 5:00 pm

Get together with other aspiring authors, without leaving your writing desk! Join our virtual Write-In, featuring optional writing games, sprints, and more. (2 hr.) Presented by Hagen Ranch Road Branch.

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Get together with other aspiring authors, without leaving your writing desk! Join our virtual Write-In, featuring optional writing games, sprints, and more. (2 hr.) 

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