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Creating a Character for Dungeons and Dragons


Ages 12 and over. Learn how to make your own unique Dungeons and Dragons character with Neil Aitken. Bringing a device that can access the internet is helpful but not mandatory, eg. cell phone, tablet

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Appropriate for ages 12 years and over.

Whether you're interested in playing a valiant hero, a friendly healer, or a combat mage, you can create that character in Dungeons and Dragons. Learn from former Writer-in-Residence and long-time Dungeons and Dragons player and game master, Neil Aitken.

Neil Aitken is a Chinese-Scottish Canadian writer, editor, and translator with a multi-genre MFA in Creative Writing and a PhD in Literature & Creative Writing. He is the author of two poetry collections, Babbage’s Dream, a semi-finalist for the Anthony Hecht Prize, and The Lost Country of Sight, winner of the Philip Levine Prize for Poetry, as well as a poetry chapbook, Leviathan, which won the 2017 Elgin Prize for Science Fiction Poetry. His work appears in anthologies, magazines, and broadsides, and has been featured in animated film, arranged for contemporary art song, and translated into Dutch, Russian, and Chinese. Visit his website here

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Sep 24 2022, 2:00pm - 3:30pm


Sunrise Branch, SU-2

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Learn and Personal Interest


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