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Write. Summer online writing classes are back! Writers of all levels are invited to join our upcoming classes in poetry. Spaces are limited, sign up today! Deadline to register: today! More info about classes and teachers.

  • (re)Making Memory: Writing Poetry with Desiree C. Bailey. July 23-August 27

Epic Editing. Our two editors will get your query letter and first pages in tip-top shape and ready to submit. All students will have an opportunity to interact one-on-one with editors, and submit two rounds of material for valuable feedback provided by two well respected editors from W. W. Norton & Company. Deadline to register: today! More info and registration.

  • Epic Editing: Crafting Query Letters & First Pages. July 23-August 27

Meet & Read. Any current ACW Member with written work is invited to bring their written work to promote and sell at the ACW Mini Book Fairs @ Saranac Lake Art Walks.

  • ACW Mini Book Fairs @ Saranac Lake Art Walks. July 19, August 16, September 20 from 5-7:30pm below the ACW Office

Want to join the writers table? Sign up now! Not a member, but want to sign up? Become a member and join the family.


Read & Meet. Join us for an evening with acclaimed author, Bill McKibben who will read from his latest release and first novel, Radio Free Vermont. Books available for purchase, signing to follow. Radio Free Vermont, the book that’s also the beginning of a movement, is Bill McKibben’s debut novel that follows a band of Vermont patriots who decide that their state might be better off as its own republic. Free for PSC Alumni & Students, $10 for public. Get your tickets now!

  • An Evening with Bill McKibben. July 27 at 7:30pm at Paul Smith’s College VIC

Summer Book Sale. There’s a big bash at Asgaard Farm on August 11 hosted by North Country Public Radio with over 1,000 people expected to attend. Lots of vendors, food, and music including the Adirondack Center for Writing who will be there selling books! If you have a book to promote, sign up now. Open to members and non-members. Sign up for $10 per title by August 9, all sales go directly authors.

  • Summer Book Sale. August 11, 11am-8pm at Asgaard Farm in Ausable Forks