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Strike a Prose: Elementary School Edition Creative Writing Inspired by Contemporary Americans

This Weekend
February 29, 2020
From: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

In this creative writing workshop, we will write stories inspired by the portraits of American icons, such as Michelle Obama, LL Cool J and Toni Morrison, who are featured in the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition “Contemporary Americans.” We will learn how to develop characters, represent conflict and action and use our imaginations to write exciting stories.

Open to elementary school students (grades 4–6). Each participant must be accompanied by an adult. Registration required at  Fee: $12 (includes registration for one child and one adult).

Event Location

National Portrait Gallery
8th & F St. NW,
Washington, DC 20001
Penn Quarter/Chinatown

Admission: $12


Posted by: National Portrait Gallery