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Books Rock! FULL SERIES

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Introducing our NEW BOOK CLUB for Tweens and Teens (recommended ages 11-14). Join other avid readers and an experienced, engaging facilitator to discuss books in-depth. Plus, participants get to give input for future book selections! Jan 31: Join Chris Fanning (Professor Dalton to Hogwarts Academy graduates) on Harry Potter’s half birthday for an engaging discussion […]

$30

Books Rock! Harry Potter

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Introducing our NEW BOOK CLUB for Tweens and Teens (recommended ages 11-14). Join other avid readers and an experienced, engaging facilitator to discuss books in-depth. Plus, participants get to give input for future book selections! Join Chris Fanning (Professor Dalton to Hogwarts Academy graduates) on Harry Potter’s half birthday for an engaging discussion about the […]

$12

Books Rock! The Hate U Give

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Introducing our NEW BOOK CLUB for Tweens and Teens (recommended ages 11-14). Join other avid readers and an experienced, engaging facilitator to discuss books in-depth. Plus, participants get to give input for future book selections! Join Leslie C. Youngblood, author of Love Like Sky, for a lively discussion of the hit book The Hate U […]

$12

Books Rock! Graphic Novel: Smile

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Introducing our NEW BOOK CLUB for Tweens and Teens (recommended ages 11-14). Join other avid readers and an experienced, engaging facilitator to discuss books in-depth. Plus, participants get to give input for future book selections! Join acclaimed YA author Alex Sanchez, who has a graphic novel forthcoming in 2020, for an engaging book discussion. Raina […]

$12

Senior Sleuths (July 8 – July 12)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(MORNINGS: for ages 12-14) This mystery camp for experienced detectives will help you hone your skills as sleuths, critical thinkers, and writers. With lots of logic puzzles and gruesome crimes, and plenty of opportunity to write your own mysteries, you’ll learn about the process of deduction and how logic helps us not only solve mysteries […]

$126

Fiction in a Flash (July 8 – July 12)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(AFTERNOONS: for ages 12-14) How many words do you need to create a compelling story? Fewer than you think! Flash fiction is the art of crafting a very short story in which each and every word is essential. In this camp, we will learn about all the elements of fiction writing and how they relate […]

$126

World Building (July 15 – July 19)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(MORNINGS: for ages 12-14) Dragon riders! Snow storms on Jupiter! Join us for an exploration of surprising worlds, from fantasy to science fiction and everything in between. Learn new perspectives from which to build in-depth worlds in your creative writing. Together we will investigate classic tales of unconventional peoples and how stories are told. Every […]

$126

Afrofuturism: Writing a New World (July 15 – July 19)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(AFTERNOONS: for ages 12-14) Calling All World Makers! Using elements of science fiction, Afrofuturism explores the intersection of African/African-American culture with technology and ecology in order to interrogate and re-examine historical events. In this camp you will get to create a unique never-seen-before world! With magical amulets, future tech, mythology, mystery, history, and YOUR imagination, […]

$126

Recurring

I Wonder: Exploring Eternal Questions (August 19 – August 23)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(ALL DAY: for ages 12-14) Do you enjoy arguing . . . in defense of your ideas? Are you endlessly curious? What about searching for what lies beneath the surface? If so, this is the camp for you! Become a modern- day philosopher, learning how to debate and write creatively. Your personal journal will help […]

$252
Recurring

What is the World Coming To?! Exploring Dystopian Lit (August 26 – August 30)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(MORNINGS: ages 12-14) A dystopia is an imagined state or society in which there is great suffering or injustice, but is it really just imagined – or do we currently live in a dystopian society? In this camp, we will discuss the background and history of the genre of dystopian fiction with special attention to […]

$126

CANCELED: We Breathe Fire: Poetry Slam (August 26 – August 30)

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

(AFTERNOONS: for ages 12-14) Slam Poetry is an art form where performance meets reality. It is used to show one's story, to speak and breathe life into a poem. Spoken word is an outlet. A voice for those to shine and bring words to life—from sharing a funny moment to grappling with challenges, from celebrating […]

$126
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