Cruinniú na nÓg Creative Writing for Young Adults with Allanah Scully


Cruinniú na nÓg Creative Writing for Young Adults with Allanah Scully

Each Friday for 6 weeks from April 30th to June 4th at 5.00 - 6.00 pm

Are you aged 15- 18 years and want to discover your ‘creative spark’ through creative writing?

This is a 6 week creative writing course for young adults aged 15 -18 that will take place over Zoom. 

Participants will focus on a different element each week during the Creative Writing Course.  The first week will be used to explore prompts and ideas and delve into the many inspirations that can be right in front of us every day.  The remaining 5 weeks will explore Character Creation, Setting, Dialogue, Different Writing Styles, What to do when you get writer’s block, Structuring your story and much more.

At the end of the 6 weeks, each participant will be given the option to publish their story as an eBook on BorrowBox, the Meath County Council Library Service eBook platform.

Course Dates: Friday 30th April, 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th May, and 4th June.

Course Time: 5 - 6 pm

Booking Details:

Please note: Participants must be able to attend all workshops. Places are limited and booking is essential.


This course is fully booked.

The course is facilitated by Allannah Scully and a staff member from Meath County Council Library Service will also attend each workshop.

Creative Connections Logo Allanah Scully is a Creative Associate with the Arts Council’s Creative Schools Programme and owner of Creative Connections, an online platform providing Creative Writing, Drama, English Grinds and Drama in Schools to children and young people aged 7-18. 

She is based in Dunshaughlin and works with various schools across Meath both as part of the Creative Associate Programme and also through Drama in Schools with Creative Connections.

In the interest of Child Protection, Alannah has been garda vetted by Meath County Council.