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SUMMER PROGRAMS 2022

WordPlay's spring workshops immerse children and teens in multi-disciplinary creative experiences, giving them the space to read, write, create and connect with peers from around the city. Thanks to the generosity of WordPlay's supporters, these workshops are free to families.

Summer Camps

 

Story Sparks!

Ages 6-9

June 13th-17th

10am-12pm

FREE

Join WordPlay this Summer for one of our creative camps!  Camps at WordPlay are an exciting exploration of storytelling and art-making.  We pair students with the region’s best Teaching Artists to explore storytelling, writing, visual arts, music, and drama.  Camps meet once per day, M-F and are organized by age. We celebrate our creative explorations each week with a Friday showcase of student work.  Register now, spaces are limited!

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Creative Club!

Ages 10-13

June 20th-24th

10am-12pm

FREE

Join WordPlay this Summer for one of our creative camps!  Camps at WordPlay are an exciting exploration of storytelling and art-making.  We pair students with the region’s best Teaching Artists to explore storytelling, writing, visual arts, music, and drama.  Camps meet once per day, M-F and are organized by age. We celebrate our creative explorations each week with a Friday showcase of student work.  Register now, spaces are limited!

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My Story, My Voice

Ages 14-18

June 27th-July 1st

10am-12pm

FREE

Join WordPlay this Summer for one of our creative camps!  Camps at WordPlay are an exciting exploration of storytelling and art-making.  We pair students with the region’s best Teaching Artists to explore storytelling, writing, visual arts, music, and drama.  Camps meet once per day, M-F and are organized by age. We celebrate our creative explorations each week with a Friday showcase of student work.  Register now, spaces are limited!

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Classes Coming Soon

 

Ongoing Drop-In Programs - No registration needed!

 

Inklings Story Circle

Ages 4 & Up

Saturdays, 10-11am

Starting March 26th

FREE

It’s storytime at WordPlay!  Join us weekly as we read a book aloud and have fun drawing, writing, or acting it out!  Each week will feature a new book and a guest reader- from whimsy to funny, Inklings is sure to spark your imagination!

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Drop-In Creative Writing

with Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson & WordPlay Teaching Artists

Ages 10-18

Saturdays, 1-2:00pm

Starting March 26th

FREE

 

Join us for Creative Writing hour at WordPlay! We’ll meet weekly to spark inspiration for creative writing, to connect to other youth writers, and to connect with writing mentors.  Find your muse, get creative sparks, and learn all sorts of ways to write.  We’ll also offer performance preparation for students interested in their writing transforming into spoken word or theatre pieces!

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Our spring 2022 workshops are made possible by generous support from these funders as well as individuals like you—thank you!  
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