Aspiring writers have the opportunity to learn from well-known author and publisher Janis F. Kearney during a one-day workshop on memoir writing. Kearney will lead the workshop, “Memoir Writing Workshop: First Draft – Chapter One,” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at The Delta Cultural Center at 141 Cherry St. in Helena. Tickets are $15 and must be purchased by Nov. 4 at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/memoir-writing-workshop-first-draft-chapter-one-tickets-76447369139. Kearney is a writer, publisher, journalist and instructor. She was inducted into the Arkansas Writers Hall of Fame in 2016. Her workshop will include writing tips and techniques and give writers the opportunity to bring draft manuscripts for review and recommendations. Kearney will provide handouts and resource guides for writers. Kearney served eight years in the Clinton Presidency as a Whitehouse media affairs specialist, then as the director of public communications for the U.S. Small Business Administration. She served the last five years of Clinton’s presidency as the personal diarist to President Clinton. She has penned several books and founded a publishing company, called Writing our World Publishing. For more information, contact Janet Perkins at 501-324-9775 or at email@example.com.