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Writing Camp

Wordcrafters in Eugene offers wordplay, workshops, writing camps, writing contests, and more for Young Writers!

 


UPCOMING OPPORTUNITIES:

Your Voice Matters Spoken Word Showcase at Barnes and Noble
Join Wordcrafters in Eugene and celebrate powerful youth voices. Students from greater Eugene area schools will have the opportunity to perform spoken word poetry created during their week with teaching artist Myrlin Hepworth.
The event will be at Barnes and Noble, Eugene on Friday, October 20. Signups for students interested in sharing will begin at 5PM and the showcase will begin promptly at 5:30.
Family, friends, and the community are welcome to join us. Come grab a treat at the cafe and be inspired!
As part of the event, Barnes and Noble will graciously donate a percentage of books sold to Wordcrafters. Don’t need a book, but still want to give? Purchase a book to donate to Ophelia’s Place. 
Interested in attending? Join our Facebook event here and let us know you’re coming! 

Tell Us Your Story!

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Romance, Growing Up, On the Road, On a Mission, Mystery, Mystical, Mischievous. Whatever your story is, we want to read it! Submit it to the 2018 Young Writers Short Fiction Contest!

SUBMISSIONS OPEN NOVEMBER 15.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

 


 Words and Worlds: Writing and Performance Camp

Wordcrafters in Eugene is partnering with SIRENS to create this special writing and performing camp to empower girls ages 12-16 to find and share their stories through poetry, story-telling, and performance.
Campers will:
  • Create Personal Fables
  • Find Stories in Songs
  • Explore Character and Story Arc
  • Tell Stories without Speaking
  • Perform 1-3 Minute Plays, Stories in Pairs, Spoken-Word Poetry
MORE INFO COMING SOON!

Has WITS visited your school during the 2017-2018 school year? Have you participated in a Wordcrafters WITS event? You’re eligible to submit your writing for the 2018 WITS Anthology. Enter for the chance to see your work in print!

SUBMISSIONS OPEN MARCH 1, 2018.

MORE INFO COMING SOON!