Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Junie B. Jones

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Katie Rich

JY17-R09 ME! ME! It’s Junie B! Spend the week talking about the world’s funniest kid, Junie B. Jones. The delightful series by Barbara Park follows Junie B. in Kindergarten and… View More »

Magic Tree House Adventure Club

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

JY17-D29 Take part in wonderful magical adventures from the Magic Tree House series. Join Annie and Jack as they solve problems, help people, and travel around the world and through… View More »

Write a 10-Minute Play!

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Katherine Varga

JY17-D37 Do you love theatre? Have you always wanted to write your own play? Then this class is for you! We will read several short plays aloud (aspiring actors are… View More »

Secret Lives of Animals (CLASS FULL)

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Caren Pita

JY17-F21 From the talking beasts of Narnia, to Warrior cats, to the falcon Frightful, animal characters fill youth fiction with adventure, both realistic and fantastic. We’ll share our favorite animal… View More »

Build-A-Book

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Tracy Cretelle

JY17-F29 So you want to write a book, but you need a plan? Learn how to plot a book chapter by chapter, taking your great idea and turning it into… View More »

(Super) Hero Hall of Fame

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Delores Jackson Radney

JY17-M13 Our heroes inspire us! Which superheroes, historical heroes, and personal heroes do you look up to? Students will explore heroism in themselves, in their family, in the community, and… View More »

Fan Fiction

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Amie McLaughlin

JY17-F35 Have your friends ever referred to you as a fanatic? Do you have a favorite anime/manga, book, movie, cartoon, play/musical, comic, TV show, or game that you like so… View More »

Writing with Light

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Sulyn Bennett-Hennesey Liz Raymonda

JY17-A17 The word photography literally means “writing with light.” Combine the magic of film-based photography with the power of your words. Using a 35mm film camera (provided) and a pen… View More »

Writing Movies

August 14, 2017
Instructor(s): Michael M.B. Galvin

JY17-D04 All the best stuff happens before the cameras roll! In this workshop we’ll talk about what makes screenplays work and learn basic techniques by focusing on structure, story, characters,… View More »