Class Description

This class covers Brene Brown's book "Rising Strong," which shows us how to cultivate our strengths and make growth a habit. Who cares if we fall when we know how to rise strong?

Day & Time

Thursdays at 12:00 pm CST

July 28 - Aug 25

This class is only for teen girls 12-17 years old 

*Please note: Participants must attend live sessions. Classes are not recorded.

Registration Fee

$30

Instructor

Publisher Najiyah Maxfield

Najiyah Maxfield is the author of many articles, poems and short stories. Her young adult novel, Sophia’s Journal, is an award-winning time travel adventure. Anse Najiyah has taught English and history in the US and the Middle East. She spent three years as the Managing Editor of Discover: The Magazine for Curious Muslim Kids, and is now head of publishing at Daybreak Press, Rabata’s non-profit publishing company. She lives in Hutchinson, Kansas where she kayaks in the summer, crochets in the winter, and plays “The Floor is Lava” with her four granddaughters year-round. Najiyah teaches two courses with Ribaat: “Public Speaking and Community Outreach” and “Creative Writing: Raising Muslim Women’s Voices”, in addition to leading Project Lina workshops and periodic webinars on the writing craft.