Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


My Idea Book

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Donna Marbach

Code: JY17-M26 Artists carry sketchbooks to capture ideas with drawings. Writers carry journals to capture thoughts and experiences with words. In this class, we are going to gather both pictures… View More »

Nursery Rhymes & Fairy Tales

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Katie Rich

Code: JY17-RY14 Join us for our first one-day class for 3 1/2 – 5 year olds! Spend your morning reading and acting out your favorite nursery rhymes and fairy tales:… View More »

Mo Willems

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Sarah Brown

Code: JY17-R59 Have you read every single Elephant and Piggie book there is? Did you let Pigeon drive the bus? Mo Willems has been delighting young readers for more than… View More »

The Art of Storytelling: Myths & Motifs

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Almeta Whitis

Code: JY17-M38 “Tell me a tale that always was. Read me a story that I can be in. Tell me a story that I can read. Tell me a story… View More »

Creative Recipes for Your Writing

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Kitty Jospé

Code: JY17-P23 Sentences are living things–they fly around! This class will explore sound patterns, rhythm, and the element of surprise in language, through the use of engaging writing exercises. Tone… View More »

Riding & Writing

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Lisa Johnson

Code: JY17-M11 Horseback riding and creative writing combined! We’ll spend the full day Tuesday and Thursday at Double G Ranch in Bergen (transportation from W&B will be provided), working with… View More »

Field Guide to Sprites, Goblins, & Other Magical Creatures

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Angela Cannon-Crothers

Code: JY17-J03 Spiderwick and Fantastic Beasts have something in common – both include recording observations and fantastical notes on the natural history of magical creatures. Document the Earth’s enchanted wonders… View More »

Author/Illustrator FanClub

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Jason Yungbluth

Code: JY17-A01 Youngsters who love storybooks will love them even more after they enter the world of their favorite creators! Each day, students will be treated to a new story… View More »

Magnus Chase Norse Myth Readers’ Theatre

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

Code: JY17-R45 Explore the rollicking, daring tale of Magnus Chase, the Norse demigod. We will look into Sword of Summer, the first book in the new Magnus Chase and the… View More »

Magical Creatures

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Katie Rich

Code: JY17-M53 Are you ready to enter the world of magic and magical creatures? Come spend your week learning about legendary beings, including fairies, unicorns, mermaids, trolls, centaurs, giants, and… View More »