TWC's weekly workshops
inspire, support and encourage writers
at every stage and age.

for children & teens
our innovative approach uses movement, music, role-playing, tactile observation and group dynamics to actively engage students
in the creative experience of writing.

for adults
morning and evening classes, mixed genre
and specialized workshops. Ongoing critique, community and inspiration move each writer toward their own best work.

TWC's instructors
are all professionals who know
their way around words.

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SUMMER WEEKLY WORKSHOPS Now Registering!

July 6 - August 15

with classes in

South Orange, Maplewood, Summit, Montclair & Ridgewood

 

summer-writing


SPECIALS FOR SUMMER:

FOR ADULTS:

Flash Mob! A Moveable Writing Feast

Exploring Travel Writing


FOR KIDS:

Story Improv (2nd-4th grades)

Story Games (3rd-5th grades)

Sports Writing (6th-8th grades)

Read Like a Writer Book Club

(6th-8th grades)

 




SUMMER INTENSIVE REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

Week-long Creative Writing Intensives

for Teens

Now at DREW UNIVERSITY!

 

 

The Writers Circle's Summer Creative Writing Intensives: one, two, or three fantastic weeks with lots of great instructors, special guests and much more.

 

We're already filling up!

TWC at the Summit Street Fair
Don't Underestimate
the Kids

Sensational story lines by
creative young minds


summit street fair

 



Upcoming Events:


All of these events are

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Please join us!

 


 

 BooksNJ, Paramus, NJ

June 14, from 1:00 - 5:00 PM

short-stories


Family Writing Games Day
at Short Stories Madison, NJ
June 7, 2:00-4:00 PM

Glen Rock Library
Teens & Tweens Workshop

with Allison "A.J." Colucci

July 1 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM

 

Check out the Summer Intensives' new digs at

DREW UNIVERSITY!

 

Drew

 

The Writers Circle's Summer Creative Writing Intensives have outgrown our Summit home and are moving to Drew University for 2015. We're already busy planning. Check out our Facebook page for the photos we took during one of our planning expeditions.

 


 

TWC Summer Special Features

 

Looking for something different this summer? We've got suggestions for both adults and kids.

 

Exploring Travel Writing
Travel writing is grounded in close observation of people and place, of locale and culture, and driven by a sense of adventure, enthusiasm, and curiosity. We will tackle the ongoing challenge faced by all travel writers: to make the everyday seem fresh, to avoid cliché, to glean what is valuable, and to inspire, educate, and entertain in as few words as possible.. Learn more...

 

sports


Sports Writing

(6th-8th grades)

Cub sportswriters will observe their favorite sports from different points of view and even create a whole new wide world of sports. Kids will engage in basic reporting skills, Taught by veteran sportswriter Scott Caffrey. Learn more...

 

Keep an eye out for more of TWC's special summer offerings right here...