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May 5 - Dec 6, 2019

Join us every 1st Friday of the month from 10:30 a.m.- Noon at Cafe Stella in Ghent for an informal get-together where area writers and Muse teachers, students, and friends enjoy conversation and...

Jan 1 - Apr 15, 2018

Registration is now open for 100 creative writing classes, workshops, and seminars at The Muse Writers Center this upcoming winter/spring 2018.   Offerings include beginning to advanced creative...

Jan 30 - Jul 30, 2018

Reoccurs every day |11:30am-2pm Looking for a delicious quick bite to eat? Don’t sacrifice taste for time! Come to Varia and enjoy the best lunch buffet Downtown Norfolk has to offer! Looking for...