What Is NaNoWriMo?

Every November writers across the nation participate in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) with the goal to write 50,000 words of a novel in only one month. We’re here to help you reach those word count goals! See below for opportunities to get involved in this monthlong series of events hosted in partnership with Arlington Heights Memorial Public Library and Prospect Heights Public Library. For more information about National Novel Writing month, visit https://nanowrimo.org.


1-Nov4-6 pmTeen Kickoff
Presented by Arlington Heights Memorial Library
Teens only
3-Nov7-8:30 pmWriters’ Workshop: Start Strong, End StrongTeens and Adults
8-Nov6-8 pmWrite-InTeens and Adults
15-Nov4:30-6 pmTeen Check-In MeetingTeens only
29-Nov6-8 pmWrite-InTeens and Adults
1-Dec6-7 pmNaNoWriMo Celebration!Teens and Adults

Word Count So Far.