Leave Your Legacy by Writing Your Life Story

Sterling, Ill.–   Do you have treasured memories from your past you would like to record?  Have you written down the special moments of your life to share with your family?  The University of Illinois Extension is pleased to offer the “Share Your Life Story:  Chapter Six” writing series beginning September 1 online.  This writing series for all abilities will explore how to get started in sharing your life story and will include writing sessions and activities.  Previous writing experience is not required.  This 2020 series is a continuation from previous Life Story Writing Workshops; new participants are welcome to join at any time.    

University of Illinois Extension offers programs create learning partnerships that put knowledge to work and aim to make life better, healthier, safer, and more profitable for individuals and their communities.  Recording your life story, treasured memories, and special moments leaves a legacy for generations to come. 

“Share Your Life Story:  Chapter Six” will be held weekly at 10 a.m. beginning on September 1 through October 6 online via zoom.  This writing series is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required for participation. Registration opens on August 1. To pre-register for the series or for more information, visit go.illinois.edu/WhitesideLifeStory or call 815-632-3611.