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  • april, 2017

    23apr10:30 am1:30 pmFeaturedAddress Me: Everything Needed to Send a Piece of You10:30 am - 1:30 pm Event Type :Workshop

    Address Me

    Event Details

    Celebrate National Letter Writing Month by attending Address Me: Everything Needed to Send a Piece of You.

    We’ll provide dozens of stationery and postcard options, stamps, pens, a working typewriter, and tips on the art of letter writing. All you’ll need is the address of a loved one. A requested donation of $1 or more secures the stationery and stamp of your choice.

    For inspiration, there will be a small exhibit of vintage letters, including a priceless 1939 letter about a Dallas cocktail party.

    Pen pal matches will be available. In collaboration with Spread Joy 24-7, attendees can also write anonymous notes of encouragement that will be hidden around Dallas.

    Letter writing shouldn’t be a dying art. Expressive writing has been linked to stress reduction and an overall sense of well-being. Virginia Woolf called it “the humane art, which owes its origins to the love of friends” and Emily Dickinson likened it to immortality.

    RSVPs are requested on the Facebook event.

    For further questions contact:
    Amy Walton, organizer, Address Me


    (Sunday) 10:30 am - 1:30 pm


    The Wild Detectives

    314 W 8th St, Oak Cliff, Dallas