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.

About The Writers Circle
Speaker Series & Events
News & Announcements

Fall WEEKLY Workshops

September 25 - December 16


If summer's here, can fall be far behind?




The Poets Circle with Cat Doty

Screenwriting with Lisa Reznik

NEW evening! Adult Writers Circle
with Donna Baier Stein


FOR BOYS ONLY returns!

Saturdays in Summit with Scott Caffrey


~ plus a whole lot more ~


Register today!



Save the Date!

The Writers Circle's

Autumn Writers Retreat


November 10-12, 2017

Mendham Retreat House

at St. Marguerite's Retreat House

82 West Main Street, Mendham, NJ


Join a congenial group of writers amidst

acres of wooded scenery

with plenty of quiet time to spend 
with your thoughts, memories and characters.


Only 23 spots are available.


Advance registration is

strongly recommended.


Register today!

It's College Application Season!

Join TWC for

Less Stress College Essays?
with author and educator
Sarah Lyman Kravits



Saturday & Sunday
October 7-8 at 2:30-4:30 PM


held at MONDO-Summit

426 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ

This workshop will guide students toward a draft of their college essays while introducing stress reduction techniques that will ease them through the college application process.


Limited to 10 participants per workshop.





Ready, Set, Submit!

Move your writing out into the world with a sensible submission strategy


Sunday, October 8, 2017
2:00-4:00 PM
at MONDO-Summit

426 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ




Is your writing living alone in your computer or notebook? Is it time to send it into the world? If you’re unsure how to navigate the often confusing process of publication, this workshop is the kick start you need.



Our Late-Start Classes!

Saturday classes in South Orange and Summit start October 7!

Kids' classes in Morristown start October 24 & 25 - 7 weeks only!

The Perfect Proposal in Montclair starts October 17!

. And yes, there's still room
and time to register!



Check Out Our New Digs!

South Orange classes are

moving to SOPAC


We are saying farewell to our beloved space at Sparkhouse Studios, but we're really excited about our brand new South Orange home at SOPAC.


Our Saturday kids' and teen classes will meet in the vibrant SOPAC Loft where there's plenty of inspiration both inside and out to get our young writers creating.



And that's a wrap! Our 2017

Teen Summer Intensives

are over for another
wonderful summer...


Check out our Facebook page for photos
from all three weeks.


Coming soon:

Our annual photo essay featuring these talented writers hard at work and play!
and Student work from this year's Intensives, featured in

The Writers Circle Journal Online!