Writing It Out Creative Writing for Parents of Special Needs Kids at Red Hook Public Library


(RED HOOK, NY) —             Diana Rush, local grad student and homeschooling mother of six, will lead a four week creative writing workshop for parents of children with special needs. “Write It Out” runs  from 5-7 pm on Thursdays, February 2nd-23rd, at Red Hook Public Library. The series will utilize exercises and writing prompts, encouraging participants to use their writing as a means of sorting through the unique challenges and victories of parenting special kids. This will be a safe space to share and explore thoughts and feelings. Everyone is welcome and no writing experience is necessary. Please bring a new notebook and something to write with.


Class is free and open to the public.  Registration is required by calling the library.                      

Red Hook Public Library has been serving the community of Red Hook and its need for lifelong learning since 1898. In 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 it was designated a five-star library by Library Journal. The library was chosen as a finalist for the Best Small Library in America award, given by Library Journal and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, in 2015.

For more information, call the Red Hook Public Library, 845-758-3241. The library is located at 7444 S. Broadway in Red Hook and on the Web at www.redhooklibrary.org.