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

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.
THE GIFT OF MEMOIR: WRITING PERSONAL AND FAMILY STORIES

(Preserving Family History/Writing for and about Your Family/The Art of Memoir)
February 1 and 22
March 8 and 22
April 5 and 19
May 3 and 17
10:00 a.m.
to
noon
Covenant Presbyterian Recreation Center
1000 E. Morehead, Charlotte, NC 28204
$275/
8 sessions
To register via PayPal, please click this link. If you would like to pay via check, please email us at info@wordplaynow.com

COASTAL WRITING RETREAT

(Writing—and more—as Renewal and Inspiration)

Friday,
February 9th –
Sunday, February 11th, 2018.
The Sunset Inn
9 North Shore Dr., Sunset Beach, NC 28468
$418
(plus tax) for the retreat, lodging and some meals
Contact the Sunset Inn at 888.575.1001 or 910.575.1000
(if you would like to handpick your room, view your choices here first, then call). Because the Inn is holding rooms for our retreat participants, a number of them are blocked off as unavailable online. Phone to check on your choice.

THE FINE ART OF COOKING UP A POEM

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 7:00
to
8:30 p.m.
Morrison Regional Library.
7015 Morrison Boulevard. Charlotte, NC 28211
Free! To register, visit the Morrison Regional Library webpage here.

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! Please click this link to be taken to the Independence Regional Library website.

SPINNING WORDS INTO GOLD

Sunday, May 6th – Saturday, May 12th, 2018 John Campbell Folk School.
1 Folk School Road.
Brasstown, NC 28902
 $630 To register, click this link to be taken to the John Campbell Folk School website to register.

UNDER CONSTRUCTION
(Wednesday morning classes)

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

Wednesdays, starting in September, 2018. 10:00 a.m.
to
noon
Covenant Presbyterian Recreation Center
1000 E. Morehead, Charlotte, NC 28204
$425/
12 sessions
Please email us at info@wordplaynow.com to be placed on the waiting list.