The next Creamery Writers Workshop on Thursday May 27 at 7pm will present guest speaker Lin Scheider-House, longtime newspaper writer, former production manager at Springfield Business Journal, and associate editor and publisher of Springfield Magazine. She'll talk about the basics of writing for newspapers and magazines, whether prose or fiction. The Writers Workshop is free and open to anyone with an interest in writing. They meet at the Creamery Arts Center, 411 Sherman Parkway across from Hammons Field. For information visit www.springfieldarts.org or call 862-ARTS (2787).