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Story Sprouts: Setting, FULL–DAY Writing Workshop and Anthology

Date: 25-Apr-15 to 26-Apr-15
Location: United States
Each fall, the Children's Book Writers of Los Angeles release a highly-rated Writing Resource and Anthology called Story Sprouts created by YOU. We invite you to take part in our Story Sprouts series through registration for Writing Day 2015. Every author who attends this workshop will walk away not only with a bevy of inspiration and writing lessons and an expanded writing community, but with a publication with YOUR name—and story—THIS fall! Plus, new this year, start your day getting to know your fellow writers in a creative and fun group writing activity. This is a stellar opportunity to network and grow your supportive writing community, sharing some quality time with others who "get" the writing life! After an intensive day of creative writing, see your work ...

Revamped Africa 2015 Red Carpet Style

Date: 26-Apr-15 to 26-Apr-15
Location: United States
African Culture Night 2015 Authentic African cuisine, fashion show of native attires, live music and dance & much more!! This is an event you do not want to miss!!  The purpose of this event is to showcase the diverse cultures from the various African countries that are represented by students here at Auburn University. The program will consist of a buffet of different African cuisine, a fashion show of native attires, and brief details, pictures, along with live music and dance to help illustrate the BEAUTY and  UNIQUENESS of the African culture!     FOOD!! Enjoy authentic African dishes plus free recipes!!     FASHION SHOW of African outfits from different parts of the continent      LIVE music and ...

Sick Puppies Improv Comedy Classes Level 3

Date: 30-Apr-15 to 30-Apr-15
Location: United States
Improv Level 3 (Instructor Approval Required. Contact 954-667-7735 or woof@sickpuppiescomedy.com) 7 Week Class where your 7th week is your graduation show! If you’ve seen the show “Who’s Line is It Anyway”, you’ll be familiar with some of the games we teach you in our level 3 class.  You’ll take the fundamentals taught to you from levels 1 and 2 and begin to navigate through some of the ‘monkey wrench’ games like “emotions”, “scene in questions” or the “alphabet”.   When you’re done with this level, you’ll have learned at least 15 new improv games. WHY SICK PUPPIES? Every class takes place in our home theater and studio at Center Stage Boca. Enjoy getting comfortable on a professional stage. You get to see all Sick Puppies Comedy shows for free! You generally save at ...

Sick Puppies Stand Up Comedy Classes

Date: 01-May-15 to 01-May-15
Location: United States
Stand Up Comedy Level 1 (No Experience Required) Do you have an interest in Stand Up Comedy but not quite sure how to get started?  This class will help you understand how to write material using improv techniques that are also beneficial for sketch and performance.  Our instructors have many years of stand up and improv experience so you’ll get a different point of view on stand than a normal Stand Up Comedy Class. We will also teach you the business of stand up and entertainment so you can begin to learn how to brand and promote yourself so you can eventually be PAID to do comedy.   Your 7th class will be performing your 5 minute set during one of our graduation showcases. WHY SICK PUPPIES? Every class takes place in our home theater and studio at Center ...

Frontstretch Fest

Date: 02-May-15 to 02-May-15
Location: Nashville / United States
For over a decade, pop culture’s love affair with southern living has had meteoric growth, and few things embody the spirit of the South better than quality bourbon, craft beer, comfort cuisine, and horse racing. This festival series will capitalize on Southern enchantment by providing a space where everyone can feel like a true Southerner for a day.

Annual Chincoteague Seafood Festival

Date: 02-May-15 to 02-May-15
Location: United States
This event is held to promote the seafood industry on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. The all you can eat festival offers fresh, local seafood and will include exciting offerings and signature dishes from local restaurants as well as old and new Eastern Shore favorites prepared by famous festival cooks, volunteers, and professionals. Little neck clams, a long-time festival staple, will be available along with fish, clams and oysters prepared in a variety of ways. A few menu items for the land-lubbers will also be available. Soft drinks and water are included in the ticket price. Beer will be available for purchase. There will be live entertainment for everyone’s enjoyment. This is an advance ticketed event that is typically sold out before festival day. Order e-tickets online at www....

Meet Author Demetrius Minor, Barnes & Noble, Augusta, Ga

Date: 01-May-15 to 02-May-15
Location: Augusta / United States
Join former White House intern, speaker, radio and television host Demetrius Minor in Augusta, Georgia, at (Barnes & Noble-Augusta Mall) as he presents his millennial manifesto, Preservation and Purpose, endorsed by nationally renowned authors, pundits, candidates and clergy. Minor offers inclusive debate on the most sensitive issues of all time: Faith, Family and Politics. Get to know this rising star and take home a personalized book that will open your eyes to the power of the Millennial Minority. This author/book event is free and suitable for all ages, all are welcome. Sign-ups are encouraged in order to help us manage estimate of people. Please share this event with your friends and support a dynamic young American. See you there.

Sleepy Creek SpringDig

Date: 01-May-15 to 03-May-15
Location: United States
FESTIVAL DETAILS Gates Open Friday May 1st at 8am Live Music Day and Night Arts and Crafts Vendors on Site Food and Beverage Vendors on Site Workshops for Kids and Adults Kids Area and Playground  Moon Bounce Late Night Bonfire Jams River and Creek Access A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT! KIDS 12 & UNDER FREE! Camping is Included With Ticket Purchase! Other Fees May Be Required at the Gate. Please See Below! ADVANCE TICKETS (Valid Fri-Sun) $35 Old School Special ** SOLD OUT ** $50 Presale til March 31st! $60 Presale til April 30th! DAY OF SHOW TICKETS $75 General Admission (Fri-Sun)! $50 Saturday Arrivals (Sat-Sun)! TEEN TICKETS Visit our website for details! VEHICLE FEES  Car/Truck Pass - $5 RV Pass - $25 ***RECIEVE $5 OFF ...

Cowboy Comedy at Korean Cowboy

Date: 03-May-15 to 03-May-15
Location: Toronto / Canada
Have a  Night Out With Barrel Of Laughter! Featuring Toronto’s Funniest Comics! If your a FOODIE you are gonna love the menu! Live Comedy Every Saturday 8 PM. $10 Cover Oh yeah and the drink are amazing! GET YOUR TICKETS Today. WE SELL OUT EACH WEEK!!!

IWA Canalway Cavalcade

Date: 02-May-15 to 04-May-15
Location: London / United Kingdom
Canalway Cavalcade is a distinctive waterway festival that has been taking place at Little Venice since 1983. Organised by Inland Waterways Association volunteers, there will be an array of boats, trade show stalls and boater gatherings at this festival for water lovers. As well as the boating activities, there will also be Morris dancing, competitions, food, family-friendly activities and a real ale bar, making it an enjoyable day out for families. Plus, with the location being quaint Little Venice, this creates the perfect opportunity for a gentle stroll and an enjoyable view alongside your lunch and ale. Dates and Times: May Bank Holiday Weekend 2015 Saturday 2nd May - 10:00 - 6:00pm Sunday 3rd May - 10:00 - 6:00pm and 8:30pm - 10:30pm Monday 4th May - 10:00 - 5:00pm ...