During the school we meet in B127 (Main Building) from 2:45-3:345 pm.
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
Opening Activity & Writing Poetry
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Sharing & Critique
June 15, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Nichols Library, 200 W. Jefferson Avenue, Naperville
Teen Writers and Artists Project (T-WAAP) hosts writing workshop events for high school students that include a writing workshop, open mic and a featured performer (poet or musician). Past locations have included spots in Aurora, North Aurora, and Naperville.
Write to the City
July 23-27, 2018 @ UIC School of Art & Art History
It is summer camp for poets. Daily field trips to Chicago cultural institutions and writing in workshops led by YCA poets.
Sponsored by Young Chicago Authors
Party in the Park
August 11th, 10 am
The Shell @ Reed Keppler Park, West Chicago
Spoken Word, Music, a Master Grill-Off and more.
Sponsored by Teen Writers and Artists Project, People Made Visible, Play for Peace, and the City of West Chicago Park District
#Flashwrite Teen Poetry MOOC-Pack
Archived Online Class
This is an online poetry writing class for teens that ran a few years ago. If you have some time and interest, the video lectures and exercises still posted here if you want to try them out on your own.