Wordcrafters Summer Creative Writing Camps

Wordcrafters in Eugene

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 day. 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.

To register, go to wordcraftersineugene.org

  • Monday–Friday 11-15 August, 2014
  • Alton-Baker Picnic Structure
  • Middle School: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm (entering grades 6-8 in Fall 2014)
  • High School: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm (entering grades 9 and above in Fall 2014)
  • Reading receptions, Friday, MS 11:00 am to Noon/ HS 3:00–4:00 pm
  • Snacks and writing journals will be provided
  • Wear clothes appropriate to the weather
  • Meet our visiting authors here
  • Limited to 12 participants each camp
  • Cost $125. Scholarships available*

*Scholarships:Wordcrafters in Eugene is happy to offer two partial scholarships of $75 for our High School and Middle School Summer Creative Writing Camps. To apply, please write a brief statement (500 words or less) describing why you want to take this class and detailing your financial need for a scholarship. Email your statement and info to registration@wordcraftersineugene.org.

Please include the following information with your statement:

  • First and Last Name
  • Address
  • Phone
  • Email
  • School/Grade you’ll attend in Fall 2014