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

WRITE YOURSELF!
(Week 1 at Chautauqua)

Monday, June 26th – Thursday, June 29th, 2017.  2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Chautauqua Institution.
1 Ames Ave, Chautauqua, NY 14722. Hall of Ed. (Sheldon) Room 204
$82 Please visit the Chautauqua Institution registration page here

MEMOIR: TELLING THE TIMES OF YOUR LIFE
(Week 2 at Chautauqua)

Monday, July 3rd – Friday, July 7th, 2017. 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Chautauqua Institution.
1 Ames Ave, Chautauqua, NY 14722. Turner 105
$82 Please visit the Chautauqua Institution registration page here

MEMOIR: TELLING THE TIMES OF YOUR LIFE

Friday, August 4th – Sunday, August 6th, 2017 Olmsted Manor.
17 East Main Street.
Ludlow, PA 16333
$230.00, which includes class, 2 nights stay, and 6 meals To register by phone,
call 814-945-6512.
You can also register by
sending an email to olmstedreservations@gmail.com
or register online here.
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
(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.
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.

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.

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.

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! To register, visit the Independence Regional Library registration page.
(Please check back in early 2018)