CANCELLED: Exploring the Natural World through Nature Journaling
Michigan Road Community Library
Tuesday, Oct. 8, 6 p.m. - 7 :30 p.m.
Exploring Nature through Nature Journaling Tuesday, October 8 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 8th grade and above FREE Registration Required Room 204
Just in time for cool autumn days and stunning fall displays, join us to learn more about nature journaling. Hoosier author Charity Singleton Craig, a 2019 Arts in the Parks and Historic Sites grant recipient, will talk about her experiences hiking and journaling her way through Prophetstown State Park. She'll also explain different ways to keep a nature journal, as well as practical tips for using the information you keep in your journal to help make the world a better place. Participants will also receive a free nature journaling notebook to take home and begin collecting their observations and thoughts. A journal will be provided.
Charity Singleton Craig is an author, journalist, and essayist. She is the author of The Art of the Essay: From Ordinary Life to Extraordinary Words (T.S. Poetry Press, 2019) and Poetry and Prose on the Prairie: A Nature Journal of Prophetstown State Park (Glendale Press, 2019), a contributor to The Wonder Years: 40 Women over 40 on Aging, Faith, Beauty, and Strength, the author of My Year in Words: what I learned from choosing one word a week for one year, and coauthor of On Being a Writer: 12 Simple Habits for a Writing Life That Lasts. She writes regularly for various publications, including Edible Indy and In Touch Magazine. Her work also has been featured at Christianity Today Women, Tweetspeak Poetry, The Write Life, and Grubstreet Daily. She lives with her husband and three stepsons in central Indiana. You can find her online at charitysingletoncraig.com.