Owl Moon author Jane Yolen joins original team to discuss pivotal text at Manhattanville College School of Education

Join Manhattanville College School of Education as they welcome Jane Yolen, author of Owl Moon, and her original book team to speak at the West Room in Reid Castle. In 1988, Owl... Read more »

Collecting Yourself: Preparing for & Submitting to an Anthology

Anthologies are a terrific way for both established and emerging writers to have their work printed in widely read collections. In this talk writer and editor, CMarie Fuhrman will discuss how editors... Read more »

Storytime in the Gardens

Lots of books appropriate for ages 2-5 on a blanket on the Lower Terrace of the Walled Garden. Free, no reservations needed. Last 2 sessions of the season: Oct 6 and Oct... Read more »

Writing Workshop: In Praise of the Praise Poem with JP Howard

In this generative workshop, we will explore the praise poem, using multiple prompts to reimagine how to praise objects, people, emotions, art, poetry and of course ourselves. Questions explored as we work... Read more »

The Wide World: Master class in literary translation (all genres) w/ Sarah Arvio

You know those spells when you have nothing to say but you long to write—something? You miss the feel of the pen moving across the page? Translating is a beautiful and intriguing... Read more »

Everybody’s Reading “The Legend”: An All-Community Read Celebrating The Sketchbook Bicentennial

Come join us in celebrating the 200th anniversary of Washington Irving’s classic tale, The Legend of Sleeping Hollow. You know the story…but have you read it? The Tarrytown Historical Society and Warner... Read more »

Writing Workshop: Mapping the Plot with Kirsten Bakis

This one-day class is back by popular demand. Award-winning novelist Kirsten Bakis will help you map the plot of your novel in progress. Open to writers of all levels. Tickets fro this... Read more »

Temple Beth Abraham Book Club

This month’s selection: “The Ritual Bath” by Faye Kellerman Detective Peter Decker of the LAPD is stunned when he gets the report. Someone has shattered the sanctuary of a remote yeshiva community... Read more »

Writing a Thriller (workshop series) with Beth Hahn

Beth Hahn is one of HVWC’s most popular instructors. She is an engaged, generous teacher and she has an incredible track record of helping students get their work published. Come learn the... Read more »

Writing Workshop: Page-Turning Fiction with Joanne Dobson

Fiction writers! If you are interested in thriller / mystery / romance and other popular genres, Joanne Dobson is the instructor for you! If you’ve ever stayed up ‘til three with a... Read more »