Power of Words

Creative Writing for Kids

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Who: Ages 10 – 16
Where: 41 W James St, Lancaster, PA, 17603
When: Tuesdays from 4:00pm to 5:15pm. Eight weeks, beginning February 7th and ending March 28th
Cost: $95
Class Limited to 15 Students

What: In this class we will explore various elements of creative writing (characters, detail, conflict, setting, plot, dialogue, diction) and use those explorations to create at least one well-crafted story that will be included in a class compilation book (if the student desires). We will publish the book and the student will receive a copy (additional copies can be purchased). Students will be expected to read A Wrinkle in Time prior to the class, and many discussions about the elements of creative writing will revolve around that book.

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Fiction Writing (16 years of age or older)

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Who: Anyone interested in writing fiction
Where: 41 W James St, Lancaster, PA, 17603
When: Wednesdays from 6:45pm to 8:00pm. Eight weeks, Beginning February 8th and ending March 29th
Cost: $125
Class Limited to 15 Participants

What: In this class we will explore various elements of creative writing (characters, detail, conflict, setting, plot, dialogue, diction) and use those explorations to create at least one well-crafted story that will be included in a class compilation book we will publish. Participants will be expected to read The Lord of the Flies prior to the class, and many discussions about the elements of creative writing will revolve around that book. During the final week we will talk about the publishing industry and students will receive a step-by-step guide on how to self-publish.

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Memoir Writing

THIS CLASS IS BEING RESCHEDULED FOR THE SUMMER/FALL. STAY TUNED FOR MORE DETAILS.

* Payment is due at registration. Space in the class is not reserved until total payment is made. If a student needs to cancel their registration, $45 will be refunded as long as cancellation is made at least two weeks prior to the class beginning. There is no refund for cancellations made within two weeks of classes starting.