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Community

Local author to speak at writers group workshop

– Sauk Creative Writers Group will offer a free workshop on creative writing from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Big Red Church, 311 Second Ave., Sterling.

Those interested in, or already working on a creative writing project, are welcome.

Judith Schmidt of Polo will share her experience in getting her children’s book, “Let’s Go ‘Round in Alpha Bug Town” published. Schmidt’s publisher, Kim Sigafus of McIver Publishing in Freeport, SCWG member, and Mike Jenkins and Marilyn Jackson, both of Dixon, also will share information.

Attendees should bring a laptop or pen and paper for the writing exercises.

SCWG meets 1 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of every month at 207 W. Third St., Dixon.

Go to saukcreativewriters.simplesite.com or email Greg Smith at wordsmyth07@gmail.com for more information.

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