National Novel Writing Month

Posted on October 26, 2010. Filed under: Event |

NaNoWriMoNational Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)  is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing. Participants begin writing November 1. The goal is to write a 175-page (50,000-word) novel by midnight, November 30.

In 2009, 167,150 participants signed-up and 32,178 crossed the finish line!  The number of words officially logged during the 2009 event topped two billion: 2,427,190,537!

NoNoWriMo at Oakton

Come Write In!  The Library is hosting write-ins throughout November!

First NaNoWriMo Event: Sign up and Orientation @ the Library

Wednesday, October 27th

Meet and greet your fellow budding novelists! Check out our book display – or even a book! Enjoy some cookies and fruit!

And, oh yes, sign-up! Create your free NaNoWriMo user account and add your name to the Library’s list of Oakton participants.

Times:

11:00am – 12:00pm

2:30pm – 3:30pm

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Location:

Des Plaines Campus
Library Classroom 2418

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