Writing your opinion

A course for aspiring writers of opinion and columns will be held Feb. 12 at the Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation in Watkinsville. The four-session course, “So you want to be a columnist,” will be taught by Wally Eberhard, a retired University of Georgia educator with the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. The course covers developing ideas, writing and marketing columns for print and internet. The enrollment fee is $50 for OCAF members and $60 for nonmembers. Online enrollment is available at www.myocaf.com.