Full Schedule

Here's a listing of all upcoming workshops. To see only a specific type--one-days, youth writing, retreats, etc.--click on the links to the left.

 

Upcoming Classes
Intro to the Children's Picture Book
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Denise Vega, Ed.M.
    Starts: 02/25/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Art + Lit: Native American Art + Sherman Alexie's 'The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian'
Visiting Author Series: Obsessional Poetics--No One Writes Just One Poem
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Lynn Emanuel
    Starts: 03/03/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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The Supporting Cast
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Eleanor Brown, MA
    Starts: 03/04/2017
    Time(s): 12:00 to 2:30 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Pacing: Scene Vs. Summary
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Eleanor Brown, MA
    Starts: 03/04/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 to 11:30 AM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Visiting Author Series: Narrative Sleuthing with Starlee Kine
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Starlee Kine
    Starts: 03/10/2017
    Time(s): 2:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Improv for Writers
Weekend Intensive: An Unforgettable Memoir
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Candace Walsh
    Starts: 03/18/2017
    Time(s): Varies
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Bring Your Characters to Life for grades 3-5
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Andrea Bobotis, PhD
    Starts: 03/18/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Writing Science for grades 6-8
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Gail Waldstein
    Starts: 03/18/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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March Write & Talk for Teens: Back-calculate with Joslyn Green
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Joslyn Green, PhD
    Starts: 03/18/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Writing 101--Gotta Start Somewhere
8-Week: Writing the YA or MG Novel
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Victoria Hanley
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Work in Progress Workshop--Fiction, Nonfiction, or Memoir
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Rebecca Berg, PhD
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intermediate Memoir and Personal Essay
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: John Cotter, MA
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 301 (The Attic) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Experimental/Hybrid Forms
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Adam Fagin, MFA, ABD
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intermediate Poetry Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Jennifer Denrow, PhD
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Nonfiction Workshop--Sharing and Refining Your Craft
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Joel Warner
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Visiting Author Series: Brevity with David Shields
  • March 2017
    Instructor: David Shields
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Spring Break Five-Pack
Classical Conversations Short Story Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Andrea Bobotis, PhD
    Starts: 03/20/2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    Cost: $25.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Advanced Short Story Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Amanda Rea, MFA
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 301 (The Attic) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intro to Writing the Novel
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Rebecca Berg, PhD
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Advanced Novel Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: William Haywood Henderson, MA
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intro to Writing the Short Story
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Paula Younger, MFA
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 103 (Dining Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Advanced Poetry Workshop
8-Week: Writing Apocalyptic Fiction
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Alexander Lumans, MFA
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Your First 25 Pages--Get Your Opening Chapters Submission Ready
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Rachel Weaver, MFA
    Starts: 03/21/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intermediate Short Story Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Paula Younger, MFA
    Starts: 03/22/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intermediate Novel Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Doug Kurtz, MA
    Starts: 03/22/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Novel Bootcamp III--Your Novel's Arc
8-Week: Advanced Long-Form Narrative--Novel and Memoir
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Benjamin Whitmer, MA
    Starts: 03/22/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 103 (Dining Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Query Letter Bootcamp
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Angie Hodapp, MA
    Starts: 03/22/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Fiction Mastermind
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Doug Kurtz, MA
    Starts: 03/22/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Reading as a Writer--The Hybrid Forms of Sarah Manguso and Maggie Nelson
8-Week: Advanced Memoir and Narrative Nonfiction
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: John Cotter, MA
    Starts: 03/23/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intermediate/Advanced Screenwriting Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Michael Catlin
    Starts: 03/23/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Intro to Personal Narrative and Memoir
8-Week: Introduction to Poetry Workshop
4-Week: Conflict--The Glue That Holds Story Together
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Michael Catlin
    Starts: 03/23/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Daytime Fiction and Memoir Workshop
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Rachel Weaver, MFA
    Starts: 03/23/2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 103 (Dining Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Assembling a Collection of Poetry
4-Week: Reading as a Writer--Adaptation
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Nick Arvin, MFA
    Starts: 03/23/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 301 (The Attic) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Spark and Re-Spark--A Creative Writing Refresh for the Hesitant, the Hopeful, the Stalled, the Drifty
Inside the Writer's Studio: On-Stage Interview & Reading with Aleksandar Hemon and Elif Batuman
8-Week: Draft a Screenplay
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Diane Bell
    Starts: 03/25/2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $310.00
    Location: RM. 103 (Dining Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Inside the Writer's Studio: On-Stage Interview & Reading with Aleksandar Hemon and Elif Batuman (Student/Senior Ticket)
The Writer's Studio Craft Talk with Elif Batuman: Writing from Life
  • March 2017
    Instructor: Elif Batuman
    Starts: 03/25/2017
    Time(s): 1:30 to 3:30 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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The Writer's Studio with Aleksandar Hemon and Elif Batuman: All-Access Pass
The Writer's Studio Craft Talk with Aleksandar Hemon: Narrative Architecture
  • March 2017
    Instructor: Aleksandar Hemon
    Starts: 03/26/2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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8-Week: Online Intermediate/Advanced Fiction Workshop
8-Week: Online Introduction to Fiction and Nonfiction--A Primer on All Things Prose
8-Week: Online Hybrid Forms--Digging Deeper
8-Week: Online Poetry Workshop--Space and the Cosmic
Visiting Author Series: Close Reading with Jim Shepard
  • March 2017
    Instructor: Jim Shepard
    Starts: 03/28/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $75.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Writer's Notebook for grades 3-8
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Kellye Crocker, MFA
    Starts: 03/28/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Reading as a Writer--The Letters of Emily Dickinson
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Lynn Wagner, MFA
    Starts: 03/30/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 301 (The Attic) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Found Objects for Fiction for grades 3-8
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Caitlin Plante
    Starts: 03/30/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Visiting Author Series: Poetic Models with Edward Hirsch
  • March 2017
    Instructor: Edward Hirsch
    Starts: 03/31/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:30 PM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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I Am What I Am: An Exploration of First Person
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Jenny Itell, MFA
    Starts: 04/01/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 to 11:30 AM
    Cost: $65.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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How to Make a (Darn Good) Living as a Freelance Writer
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Doug McPherson
    Starts: 04/07/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    Cost: $120.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Art + Lit: Moyo Ogundipe's Soliloquy + Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's 'Americanah' with Carleen Brice and Ella Maria Ray
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Several Instructors
    Starts: 04/07/2017
    Time(s): 6:00 to 7:30 PM
    Cost: $10.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Organic Poetree for grades 3-5
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Torin Jensen
    Starts: 04/08/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Exploring Prose Poetry for grades 6-8
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: Marj Hahne
    Starts: 04/08/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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April Write & Talk for Teens: Get Uncomfortable (grades 9-12)
  • Winter 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 04/08/2017
    Time(s): 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $50.00
    Location: RM. 101 (Parlor) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Writing 101--Gotta Start Somewhere (April)
4-Week: Novel Bootcamp IV--Your Novel's Voice
4-Week: Picture Book Intensive
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Denise Vega, Ed.M.
    Starts: 04/19/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Reading DeLillo for Perspective and Style
4-Week: What Should Fiction Do?
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Mark Mayer, MFA
    Starts: 04/20/2017
    Time(s): 4:00 to 6:00 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 204 (Virginia Woolf Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Assembling a Short Story Collection
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Courtney Morgan, MFA
    Starts: 04/20/2017
    Time(s): 6:30 to 8:30 PM
    Cost: $195.00
    Location: RM. 202 (John Steinbeck Room) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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4-Week: Online Film for Writers--Popular Movies to Improve Your Storytelling
4-Week: Online Memoir--A Journalist's Approach
4-Week Spark and Re-Spark--A Creative Writing Refresh for the Hesitant, the Hopeful, the Stalled, the Drifty (April)
What's at Stake Here? Writing about Parenthood
  • Spring 2017
    Instructor: Khadijah Queen
    Starts: 04/29/2017
    Time(s): 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    Cost: $120.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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Art + Lit: Judy Chicago's The Dinner Party + Chris Kraus's 'I Love Dick' with Andrea Dupree and Meg Jackson
Weekend Intesive: Techniques of the Eternal Ballad
Grand Lake Retreat: Workshops Only
  • July 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 07/09/2017
    Time(s): NA
    Cost: $500.00
    Location: Shadowcliff Lodge - Grand Lake, CO
    P.O. Box 658 Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Grand Lake Retreat: Double Room Reservation
  • July 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 07/09/2017
    Time(s): NA
    Cost: $1,000.00
    Location: Shadowcliff Lodge - Grand Lake, CO
    P.O. Box 658 Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Grand Lake Retreat: Triple Room Reservation
  • July 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 07/09/2017
    Time(s): NA
    Cost: $925.00
    Location: Shadowcliff Lodge - Grand Lake, CO
    P.O. Box 658 Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Grand Lake Retreat: Meals and Workshops Only Option
  • July 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 07/09/2017
    Time(s): NA
    Cost: $710.00
    Location: Shadowcliff Lodge - Grand Lake, CO
    P.O. Box 658 Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Grand Lake Retreat: Single Room Reservation
  • July 2017
    Instructor: TBA TBA
    Starts: 07/09/2017
    Time(s): NA
    Cost: $1,150.00
    Location: Shadowcliff Lodge - Grand Lake, CO
    P.O. Box 658 Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Speaking Through Shakespeare for grades 9-12
  • July 2017
    Instructor: Melissa Leach
    Starts: 07/11/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $155.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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For the Girls for grades 5-8
  • July 2017
    Instructor: Kellye Crocker, MFA
    Starts: 07/31/2017
    Time(s): 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Cost: $155.00
    Location: RM. 001 (The Grotto) - Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    1515 Race Street Denver, CO 80206
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