Camp NaNoWriMo for Teens!

Camp NaNoWriMo for Teens!

 Got what it takes to write a novel in a month? Join Wordcrafters Camp NaNoWriMo for a month of novel madness in July!
June Reading Like a Writer with Valerie Brooks

June Reading Like a Writer with Valerie Brooks

Join Valerie Brooks  on June 20 as she discusses The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn
Behind the Book 2018: Fight or Flight

Behind the Book 2018: Fight or Flight

Join authors Fonda Lee, Stephanie Kuehn, J.C. Geiger, and Bill Cameron for our 2018 Conference, Behind the Book: Fight or Flight. Registration now open!
Building Your Story with John Reed

Building Your Story with John Reed

Learn about the Three C’s: The Clock, the Crucible, and The Contract with author John Reed. Registration for this workshop open now!
Summer Craft Six Pack with John Reed

Summer Craft Six Pack with John Reed

Join John Reed this summer with six craft classes that will help you take your writing from draft to publishable. Register for individual classes or the entire series now!
Fiction Fantastic!

Fiction Fantastic!

Come celebrate the winners of the Young Writers Short Fiction Contest and join us for a keynote from author Melissa Hart on Friday, June 1 at Barnes and Noble!
Words & Worlds Camp for Young Women

Words & Worlds Camp for Young Women

Registration is open for Words and Worlds: Writing and Performance Camp! Join us July 23-27, 2018 for a writing and performing camp for girls ages 14-18. 
Explorers Camp for Middle School Writers

Explorers Camp for Middle School Writers

Registration is open for Explorers Creative Writing Camp! Join us July 23-27, 2018 and combine your love of words with your love of the outdoors.
Free Library Workshop Series with Linda Clare!

Free Library Workshop Series with Linda Clare!

Hone your character writing skills with Linda Clare with a FREE workshop series at the Springfield Public Library. Workshops run May through August.
Fiction Fluency Seminars with Eric Witchey

Fiction Fluency Seminars with Eric Witchey

Wordcrafters in Eugene is excited to present this unique fiction seminar series with award-winning author and celebrated teacher Eric Witchey.
Writing Festival and Master Class Retreat

Writing Festival and Master Class Retreat

Each year, writers gather in Eugene for Be Writing, a one day festival of writing, learning, and inspiration.
Programs

Programs

All year long, Wordcrafters coordinates small and large gatherings for writers seeking an active writer’s life.
Purpose

Purpose

Through Wordcrafters’ programs and our flagship conference, the essentials of craft merge with the inspiration that grows out of a savvy, supportive community.

Patricia Marshall joins us for WWW in April!

Join us this month at the Hilton for a pre-conference event! 7-9 at the Territorial Winery Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. ... Continue Reading »

Next Event: SciFi/Fantasy Weekend

Elves, and Robots, and Sorcery, oh my! Nina Kiriki Hoffman will take us deep into the realm of sorcery and swords, lasers and spaceships for a weekend of science fiction and fantasy writing in beautiful Blue River, Oregon. Join us! Sign up for SciFi/Fantasy Weekend here.

Nancy Holder joins us for WWW in March!

Join us this month at the Hilton for a pre-conference event! 7-9 at the Eugene Hilton, 66 E 6th Ave. Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass ... Continue Reading »

Announcing Teachers as Writers Institute

We’re so excited to share some big news! Wordcrafters is hosting the Teachers as Writers Institute as part of the 2015 Conference! The Institute is a collaboration with the Oregon Writing Project at the University of Oregon, and offers participating teachers graduate credit through University of Oregon as part of their conference experience. Learn more ... Continue Reading »

Ann Simas joins us for February WWW!

Join us at our new venue! 7-9 at Tap & Growler, 207 East 5th Avenue, Eugene  Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and ... Continue Reading »

No-School Creative Day Camps!

Need something for kids to do on the upcoming teacher in-service day? Announcing No-School Creative Camps! Wordcrafters is collaborating with Lane Arts to bring area students a day of art and writing. Young creatives will work with a professional artist and writer as they explore different aspects of craft and how different art forms and ... Continue Reading »

Young Writers Short Story Contest Now Open!

Do You Love To Tell Stories? If you love to write, we’ve got a contest for you! Submit your stories to the Wordcrafters Young Writers’ Short Story Contest, sponsored by the University of Oregon Bookstore. Winners will be presented at the 2015 Wordcrafters Conference in March. Who Can Participate? All elementary, middle, and high school ... Continue Reading »

Bruce Holland Rogers joins us for WWW in November!

7-9 at Territorial Vineyards Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave, Eugene Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. Get yourself a glass of vino and pull up a seat! ... Continue Reading »

Treat! Early Bird Conference Pricing until 5 November 2014

Because we have received several requests and we want to extend the Halloween spirit, our treat for interested writers is we are extending the Early Bird Conference Price until 5 November 2014 for the 2015 Wordcrafters Conference!

Early Bird Registration Ends 31 October!

Sign up now for the 2015 Wordcrafters in Eugene Conference!   Conference details here.  

Next Event: Ghost Story Weekend!

Goblins and ghouls abound in a weekend of ghastly writing and grisly tales! Eric Witchey leads us deep into the woods for a weekend of ghost story writing in Blue River, Oregon. Join us! Sign up for Ghost Story Weekend here!

Ron Burley joins us for WWW in October!

WWW: Wordcrafters & Wine on Wednesdays 3rd Wednesday of every month 7-9 at Territorial Vineyards Tasting Room, 907 W 3rd Ave, Eugene Join us the 3rd Wednesday of the month for stimulating conversation and wine! Each month will feature a different professional writer, agent, or editor to talk about the business and craft of writing. ... Continue Reading »