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Make brave happen. We’ve carried the torch for written word and oral storytelling in the Adirondacks for 20 years. Give now to support our year-round work. Listen to what local storytellers had to say about the experience of vulnerability and bonding they had at the Howl GRAND Story Slam.

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Beat & Verse Monthly Open Mic. An open mic for the writing crowd. Got poems? Stories? Songs? We want it all! Rotating local hosts will read your work if you’re not ready yet. $5 suggested donation. Adirondack Center for Writing + Bliss & Vinegar. Last Monday of every month.

January 28th 7pm @ Bliss & Vinegar Lake Placid


Save the date for 20th Anniversary Gala. Mark your calendars to celebrate twenty years with Adirondack Center for Writing! It’s Kentucky Derby day, and we’ll be partying in style. Bring your hats and bowties, we’ll bring the party. Join us for: an honoring original steering committee members + buffet + mint juleps & hemingway daquiris + hat contests + wagering games + more!

May 4, 2019 @ Hotel Saranac in Saranac Lake