Young Writers Summer Camp

    Lighthouse's Young Writers Camps are led by published and award-winning writers, and each workshop is designed to foster creativity, self-expression, and excitement about writing. Half-day, full-day, and extended day options are available for all age groups throughout the summer. Registration for half-day camps and applications for full-day camps are open now!

    Please email [email protected] with questions.

    Lit Fest One-Day Workshops

    June 1-15, 2018: Several one-day options for grades 3-12. Registration will open in March 2018.

    Half-Day Camps

    Our half-day camps offer small groups of six to ten students and focus on a specific writing genre or topic. Before care, lunch care, and after care are available each week.

    Middle School Summer Writing Camp

    Our full-day Summer Writing Camp allows young writers to explore a variety of genres and topics with several local authors throughout the week. Camp week ends with a public reading where each camper can share a piece of writing from the week. An application is required. Summer Writing Camp for grades 6-8 will be held July 23-28. Before and after care are available.

    High School Summer Writing Camp

    Our full-day Summer Writing Camp allows teens to explore a variety of genres and topics with several local authors throughout the week. Camp week ends with a public reading where each writer can share his or her original writing. An application is required. Summer Writing Camp for grades 9-12 will be held July 30-August 3.