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IN-PERSON-A Discussion on Writing Memoirs & Family Stories by Barbara Brabec, June 8, 2023 7:00 PM (Central)

“We all have much to learn from our fellow writers,” says Barbara Brabec, who will lead this class and answer your questions. After a brief introduction about her current writing endeavors, she will ask for a show of hands to learn what attendees hope to gain from this class. This will launch an open discussion where everyone will have an opportunity to ask questions, explain a problem they’re having, and/or share a tip or lesson they’ve learned the hard way.

Barbara has been self-employed at home since 1971. She is the author of six books published by the trade and another six published under her company imprint. Her experience also includes writing, editing, and publishing a quarterly magazine for five years and for twenty years a bimonthly subscription newsletter and a column for Crafts magazine. In 2010, the self-publication of her first biography and memoir, The Drummer Drives, launched her as a memoirist and storyteller. A second biography and memoir followed in 2017, and a third is now in progress. Her website is

Naperville Municipal Center – Room B (Lower Level)
400 S Eagle St, Naperville, IL 60540

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