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2021 WOMEN'S WORKSHOPS

Intro Workshop

"Writing Without Fear" (A recommended warm-up to all classes)

A wonderfully unconventional workshop where we share ourselves and our ideas without stress, learn to dodge perfectionism, and delight in the moment. Beginners welcome. Sharing optional. No grades, grammar, or judgment. A writing class to illuminate laughter, courage, and hope.

 

Tuesday evenings, 5-week series, 6:30 - 8:30 pm (via ZOOM)

Jan 5 - Feb 2

Feb 23 - Mar 23

Jul 6 - Aug 17 (no class Jul 20, Aug 3)

Sep 7 - Oct 5

Oct 12 - Nov 9

Memoir Writing Workshop

"Exploring Our Life Stories" (An ongoing class, held year-round. Feel free to return!)

A safe haven for capturing the memories that matter to us most. Taught with humor and warmth, we learn how writing about our past enables us to better understand our present. No grades, grammar, or judgment.

Monday evenings, 5-week series, 6:30 - 8:30 pm (via ZOOM)

Jan 4 - Feb 1

Mar 1 - 29

April 26 - May 24

Jul 12 - Aug 16 (no class Aug 2)

Sep 20 - Oct 18

Fiction Writing Workshop

"Bringing Our Characters to Life" (An ongoing class, held year-round. Feel free to return!)

Building a character is like making a new friend. Laugh, relax, and enjoy the magic of imagining someone onto the page. No grades, grammar, or judgment. We make writing fun.

Thursday evenings, 5-week series, 6:30-8:30 pm (via ZOOM)

Jan 7 - Feb 4

Monday evenings, 5-week series, 6:30 - 8:30 pm (via ZOOM)

Jun 7 - Jul 5

Payment Information

  • Please call for fees (717) 393-4713. No paperwork or forms necessary.

  • Simply call to arrange payment.

  • Payment is due upon enrollment, which enables us to save you a seat!

  • Payment methods accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, cash, or check.

  • No refunds. 

"Write From the Heart is a wonder. Melissa generates trust. She generates confidence. She works tirelessly to embrace joy through the art of creating."

~Jim Shepard, J. Leland Miller Professor of English, Williams College

National Book Award Finalist