Articles by Andrew Griswold

 

Glitterati 2014

By Andrew Griswold on Feb. 20, 2014, at 12:29 p.m.
Thursday, March 27, 2014 6 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Grace Restaurant, 15 Chestnut Street, Portland, Maine For more information: Andrew Griswold; 2077746064; glitterati2014.com Glitterati is The Telling Room’s annual Sparkling Literary Ball to support young writers in Maine. It is an evening when we pull off our snow boots, …

Portland Museum of Art to Host Telling Room Founders

By Andrew Griswold on Dec. 10, 2013, at 1:55 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — The Portland Museum of Art will host a conversation with the three founders of The Telling Room, a Portland youth writing center, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Authors Susan Conley, Sara Corbett, and Mike Paterniti, will discuss their recent publications, the founding of The Telling Room, …

Telling Room Founders at the Portland Museum of Art

By Andrew Griswold on Dec. 09, 2013, at 12:18 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 2 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Portland Museum of Art, 7 Congress Square, Portland, Maine For more information: Andrew Griswold; 2077746064; tellingroom.org The Portland Museum of Art will host a conversation with the three founders of The Telling Room, a Portland youth writing center, on Sunday, …
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The Telling Room to Host Free College Essay Workshop for Maine Seniors

By Andrew Griswold on Oct. 11, 2013, at 2:13 p.m.
Portland, Maine—Portland nonprofit The Telling Room announced today that it will host a college essay workshop, open to all Maine seniors, on October 26th from 10am to 3pm at the Portland Public Library. The event is free and open to all interested students. The College Essay Rescue is a chance …

College Essay Rescue

By Andrew Griswold on Oct. 11, 2013, at 2:09 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 10 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Portland Public Library Teen Section, 5 Monument Square, Portland, Maine For more information: Andrew Griswold; 207-774-6064; tellingroom.org Portland nonprofit The Telling Room will host a college essay workshop, open to all Maine seniors, on October 26th from 10am to 3pm …

The Telling Room welcomes award-winning author Lois Lowry back to Maine

By Andrew Griswold on Sept. 10, 2013, at 3:53 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — The Telling Room will host an event with Lois Lowry, award-winning author of over forty young-adult books, in USM’s Abromson Center on September 25 at 7 pm. The event is titled “Homecoming” in honor of Lowry’s recent return to Portland, after having lived here in the 1970s …

Homecoming: An Evening with Lois Lowry

By Andrew Griswold on Sept. 06, 2013, at 2:49 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Hannaford Hall, Abromson Center, University of Southern Maine , 88 Bedford Street, Portland, ME For more information: Andrew Griswold; 2077746064; tellingroom.org The Telling Room will host an event with Lois Lowry, award-winning author of over forty young-adult books, in USM’s …
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The Telling Room announces new hires

By Andrew Griswold on Aug. 19, 2013, at 3 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Portland nonprofit The Telling Room has announced the hiring of two new staff members.Nicholas Schuller will serve as program director, and Sonya Tomlinson as volunteer and program coordinator. Each will begin their new roles before the start of the 2013-14 school year. Schuller will assume responsibility of …
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The Telling Room to release seventh anthology of student writing

By Andrew Griswold on May 07, 2013, at 8:47 a.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Portland nonprofit The Telling Room will release a new anthology of student writing titled “Illumination: A Young People’s Encyclopedia of Wonder” at its annual Big Night event, Thursday, May 16, at USM’s Abromson Center. The book will be sold online and at Longfellow Books. The Big Night …

The Telling Room Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

By Andrew Griswold on April 23, 2013, at 6:08 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced April 23 that The Telling Room is one of 817 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. The Telling Room is recommended for a $10,000 grant to support their Young Writers and Leaders …
 
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