Offerings

WordPlay Classes, Workshops & Retreats

 Upcoming WordPlay offerings are listed chronologically below, in order of start date. To learn more about an offering, click its title.

A "Gift of Memoir" class celebrates their writing accomplishments.A “Gift of Memoir” class celebrates their writing accomplishments.

WordPlay Offerings

Date(s)

Time

Location

Cost

Registration Information

THE GIFT OF MEMOIR: WRITING PERSONAL AND FAMILY STORIES

(Preserving Family History/Writing for and about Your Family/The Art of Memoir)
Sept. 7 and 21
Oct. 5, 19 and 26
Nov. 9 and 30
December 14
10:00 a.m.
to
noon
Covenant Presbyterian Recreation Center
1000 E. Morehead, Charlotte, NC 28204
$275/
8 sessions
Registration for this class hasn’t opened yet, but if you’re interested in attending, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com to be put on the waiting list.
EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT POETRY
*
But were afraid to ask
Monday,
September 11th,
2017
 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. South County Regional Library.
6000 Conference Drive
Charlotte, NC 28212
Free! To register, visit the South County Regional Library registration page here.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION
(Tuesday evening classes)

(Fulfilling Writing Dreams & Goals; Creating New Writing; Revising & Polishing Your Writing)

Sept. 12, 19 and 26
Oct. 3, 10, 17 and 24
Nov. 7, 21 and 28
Dec. 5 and 12
7:00 to 9:00 p.m. South
Charlotte area.
Details will be provided upon registration.
$425/
12 sessions
Registration for this class hasn’t opened yet, but if you’re interested in attending, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com to be put on the waiting list.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION
(Wednesday morning classes)

(Fulfilling Writing Dreams & Goals; Creating New Writing; Revising & Polishing Your Writing)

Sept. 13, 20 and 27
Oct. 4, 11, 18 and 25
Nov. 1, 8 and 29
Dec. 6 and 13
10:00 a.m.
to
noon
Covenant Presbyterian Recreation Center
1000 E. Morehead, Charlotte, NC 28204
$425/
12 sessions
Registration for this class hasn’t opened yet, but if you’re interested in attending, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com to be put on the waiting list.

FALL WRITING RETREAT

(Writing as Renewal / Creating New Writing / Tools for a Writing Life)

Saturday,
September 23rd, 2017.
10:00 a.m.
to
5:00 p.m.
South
Charlotte area.
Details will be provided upon registration.
$97
* includes lunch and supplies
To register, please click this link to pay through PayPal. For more information, or to pay via check, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com.

POETRY ROCKS!

Any day! Sign up whenever you’d like and you’ll start receiving your Poetry Rocks poetry tools the next weekday. Any time! Any place! $45 To register, please click this link to pay through PayPal. For more information, or to pay via check, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com.

WINTER WRITING RETREAT

(Writing as Renewal / Creating New Writing / Tools for a Writing Life)

Saturday,
December 16th, 2017.
10:00 a.m.
to
5:00 p.m.
South
Charlotte area.
Details will be provided upon registration.
$97
* includes lunch and supplies
To register, please click this link to pay through PayPal. For more information, or to pay via check, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com.

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT POETRY
*But were afraid to ask

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 10:00 a.m.
to
noon
Independence Regional Library.
6000 Conference Drive.
Charlotte, NC 28212
Free! Registration for this class hasn’t opened yet.
Please check back in early 2018.

SPINNING WORDS INTO GOLD

Sunday, May 6th – Saturday, May 12th, 2018 John Campbell Folk School.
1 Folk School Road.
Brasstown, NC 28902
 TBD Registration for this class hasn’t opened yet.
Please check back in early 2018.