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Check out our CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS to find an offering that is just right for you. Our seasonal classes create learning opportunities for writers of different ages, skill levels, and interests.

COMMUNITY

Explore our UPCOMING EVENTS for fun opportunities to connect with other lovers of literature in social and productive creative sessions. Introverts unite!

INSPIRATION

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WRITERS IN THE SCHOOLS

Teachers & Administrators, find out more about our WRITERS IN THE SCHOOLS PROGRAMS and learn how to bring a professional creative writing workshop to your school or classroom. We’d love to talk with you about how we can best serve your students.

FICTION FANTASTIC

FICTION FANTASTIC YOUNG WRITERS CONTEST is an annual fiction contest for upper elementary, middle, and high school students in Lane County, Oregon. This contest is free to students attending public, private, and homeschool.

UPCOMING CLASSES

WORKSHOPS

Fiction Workshop

Want to take your fiction up a notch? Hone your editor’s eye and improve your craft in style with Daryll Lynne Evans in this critique workshop. 
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Memoir Workshop

Are you working on a memoir and need some feedback and support? This biweekly workshop gives you the extra eyes and motivation from other writers.
REGISTER

YOUTH CLASSES & CAMPS

Teen Writers Cafe

Teen Writers Cafe with Leah Velez High School Want to be a part of a group of teens who all love writing? Want to bask…
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WORKSHOPS

29

Jan

2020

Reading Like a Writer: Frankenstein

Explore Mary Shelly’s classic Frankenstein: Or, The Modern Prometheus Considered by many to be the first true science fiction horror story. If you haven’t read it recently, though, you may not remember the sweeping force…

  • 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Shelton McMurphey Johnson House

07

Feb

2020

Come Play Story!

Want to write? Have trouble writing fast enough? Stuck on “the” story and not able to start “a” story? Come and play story with Wordcrafters! Award-winning writer Eric Witchey has agreed to present his writers…

  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Wordcrafters in Eugene | 425 Lincoln Street, Eugene, OR 97401

14

Apr

2020

Literary Mixer

Have a beer, connect with other writers, and shoot the literary breeze. REGISTER HERE.  Members: Free Nonmembers: $15

  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Wordcrafters in Eugene Workshop | 425 Lincoln St

LATEST ARTICLES & PODCASTS

Listen to Your Story

“I had been neglecting to follow my story’s lead. I’d been so adamant about what I wanted my story to be that I’d ignored the signs of what it needed to be.”
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