Any muggle can cast spells, but it takes a real wizard to write them! Come join the Great Dandini to learn the secrets of effective spell-writing and spell-reading. With his patent-pending ‘magic simulator’ you’ll even be able to test out your newly created word potions in a safe and definitely-not-completely-made-out-of-cardboard…

Chocolately goodness and the inside scoop on the Michigan Merit Exam! Two hours of material, sample sections, and study strategies. All this AND you can schedule a follow-up session with Will at your convenience. Wide variety of M & M’s available.

Do you like to watch mold grow? Is clipping your toenails your idea of a good time? How about watching paint dry? Then this is the workshop for you. Please dress entirely in brown. Bring your own dictionaries to read. There will be no talking. Also, no smiling. Asparagus will…

Come make a Valentine poem for someone YOU love! Colby, a Canine Assistants Service Dog, will help share her knack for poetry, being lovey-dovey, and Valentine cards to help you craft a poem of your own. Colby will be available to look over your poems. Bring a mailing address (and…

Have you ever shivered to express how cold you were, or done a jig to show you were happy? Or have you thought about all the words you could use to describe the way you walk or how your heart moves inside of you? Have you ever considered how expressing…

Have you ever heard that there are only two kinds of stories — someone goes on a journey OR a stranger comes to town? In this fiction workshop, we’ll use an old photo album from an estate sale, found postcards, and the old saw that there are only two kinds…

Have a nose for solving mysteries and sniffing out secrets? 826michigan needs YOU! Our most sophisticated robots tried to crack the smell code, but they don’t have a clue. When Dr. Blotch made an attempt, he came completely undone and booked a flight to an undisclosed location. Now he’s missing!…

Tattooine. Vulcan. Pandora. Arrakis. None of these are “real” places, but they’re so well-created that millions of people feel like they’ve been there. In this workshop, you’ll build a science fiction world so detailed, so compelling, so utterly real, that your readers may forget they’re still here on Earth. What kinds of ecosystems…