Spring and Summer 2018 Workshops

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Monsters Are Us: Aug 6-Aug 10

Monsters Are Us: Aug 6-Aug 10

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 9-12
Monsters come in all shapes and sizes. Some are pieced together from different animals (centaurs, chimeras); some are giants of land (Yeti), some of air (dragons) and some are giants of swamp, lake and sea. Some have multiple heads (the Hydra; Medusa) and some have a part missing (the Cyclops).... Read More...
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The Nature of Poetry: July 23-July 27

The Nature of Poetry: July 23-July 27

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 8-15
The word “ecology,” comes from the Greek word iokos, meaning house. Ecology is the study of our home. In "The Nature of Poetry," participants will observe and record our natural home, finding the poetry in the world around us. In addition to reading and writing poetry, we will explore, discover,... Read More...
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True Lies: Writing Fiction July 30-Aug 3

True Lies: Writing Fiction July 30-Aug 3

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 10-14
Is it a lie because you made it up - or is it the truth, just hidden in a fictional story? In this mind-bending workshop, we’ll travel to the very edges of lies and truth, fact and fiction, and come out the other side stronger storytellers. Learn the basic elements... Read More...
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Girls Rising: Aug 20-Aug 24

Girls Rising: Aug 20-Aug 24

Monday - Fridays, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm 10-15
Girls, it's time. Time to be smart, time to be creative, time to let your voice be heard! Every girl has a story that she needs to shout from the mountain tops - that includes you. Come write, discuss, and revel in what you love, in what inspires you, and... Read More...
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