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Wordcrafters Young Writers Creative Writing Summer Camps

Young Writers Creative Writing Summer Camps

  • Monday–Friday, July 10-14
  • Alton-Baker Picnic Structure
  • Middle School: 9 am to Noon (Friday until 12:30 pm)
  • High School: 1 pm to 4 pm (Friday until 4:30 pm)

Wordcrafters Summer Creative Writing Camps combine a love of words and a love of the outdoors. Write around Alton Baker Park. Work with a new visiting author each afternoon. Explore different aspects of genre and writing craft. Challenge yourself technically and artistically through daily guided writing workshops. Present your work to family and friends; Friday, guests are invited to hear campers read from their work.

  • Snacks and writing journals will be provided
  • Wear clothes appropriate to the weather
  • For middle school students entering grades 6-8 in Fall 2017
  • For high school students entering grades 9 and above in Fall 2017
  • Limited to 15 participants each camp
  • Cost $147. Scholarships available*
  • Register at


To apply, please write a brief statement (300 words or less) describing why you want to take this class and breifly detailing your financial need for a scholarship.

Please include the following information with your statement:

  • First and Last Name
  • Address
  • Phone
  • Email
  • School/Grade you’ll attend in Fall 2017 (homeschoolers welcome)
July 10th, 2017 9:00 AM   through   July 14th, 2017 4:30 PM
Alton Baker Park
100 Day Island Rd
Eugene, OR 97401
United States
Young Writers Summer Camps
2018 Explorers Camp (Middle School) $ 149.00
2018 Words & Worlds (High School) $ 197.00
$15 Donation $ 15.00
$35 Donation $ 35.00
$50 Donation $ 50.00

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