The Learned Owl Book Shop, 204 N. Main St. in Hudson, is about to kick off its Spring Writing Workshop series. Each workshop will cover a specific area of writing techniques and will be taught by professional writers. The spring series includes:
• April 13, 5 to 7 p.m.: "Creative Nonfiction" with Marsha McGregor (writer)
• May 18, 5 to 7 p.m.: "Character Arcs & Development" with Sam Thomas (author of "The Midwife's Tale")
• June 1, 5 to 7 p.m.: "World Building with Hanna Brady (game writer) and Cole Campbell (playwright)
Registration is required. Each class is $45 or all three for $100. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, call 330-653-2252.