Spring'20-Wednesday Afternoons

Claim Writing as Your Art

To be a disciplined writer you need a compassionate and welcoming attitude toward your own work, and you need the support of others who value and call forth your writing.
                                --Pat Schneider

wvw iconWeekly Workshop Series (8 workshop meetings) - Wednesday afternoons,  March 11 - April 29, 1-4 PM

Wallkill Valley Writers workshops are safe and respectful spaces for the creation of new work. Writers become acquainted with their own unique voice, develop on-going projects, and discover new directions for their writing. wVw workshops offer a space for writing practice where you learn what makes your writing strong, memorable and effective.

Registration Fee: $100 non-refundable deposit; due March 6. You may choose from two payment options for a balance due:
  1. $100.00 single (discounted) payment on or before first workshop meeting. Total registration - $220.00 (includes $100 deposit)
  2. $20/meeting. Registered writers are responsible for the cost all 8 workshop meetings, except in cases when workshop meeting is canceled by the leader. Total registration - $260.00 (includes $100 deposit)

In addition to workshop meetings, your full or discounted registration includes:
  1. one 20 minute private manuscript conference with workshop leader, to be scheduled upon request. Length of manuscripts are limited and will be determined in conversation with workshop leader
  2. discounted registration to wVw Write Saturdays, retreats, etc.
  3. online publication of your work at wallkillvalleywriters.com

Limited financial assistance available.

Make payment to:
Kate Hymes or Wallkill Valley Writers
5 North Oakwood Terrace
New Paltz, NY 12561

For more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

or call 845-750-2370

Event Properties

Event date 03-11-2020 1:00 pm
Event End Date 04-29-2020 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 01-11-2020 8:00 am
Capacity 8
Registered 8 [View List]
Available place 0
Cut off date 03-04-2020 11:00 pm
Location New Paltz Area