Anne LaBastille Women’s Writing Weekend

Anne LaBastille Women's Writing Weekend Great Camp Sagamore June 29-July 1, 2018 About. Join a group of like-minded women for a reading and writing retreat. Activities will include writing workshops, reflective paddling, arts-based activities, technical writing and experiential learning, and Adirondack-based readings to contemplate the role of sense of place in nature writing. The Adirondack Center … Continue reading Anne LaBastille Women’s Writing Weekend

Listen Festival: Performance Poets

April 25 at 7pm in the Pine Room at Paul Smith’s College April 26 at 7pm in S-19 at North Country Community College Presented by Adirondack Center for Writing & Planned Parenthood of North Country NY. Larger than life performance poets Mahogany L. Browne, Carlos Andrés Goméz, Jon Sands, and Sofía Snow will perform their … Continue reading Listen Festival: Performance Poets

Applications open for the Anne LaBastille Memorial Writers Residency

Indoor and outdoor writing spaces, family-style meals, and fireside discussions at a lakeside lodge in the Adirondacks from October 6-20, 2018. About The Adirondack Center for Writing offers a two-week residency from October 6 to October 20, 2018 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at a lodge on Twitchell Lake in the heart of the … Continue reading Applications open for the Anne LaBastille Memorial Writers Residency

#PoemVillage hits Saranac Lake on April 2!

POEMVILLAGE. Open mic night, poetry performances, pub crawls & more! All events are free and open to the public. PoemVillage Begins. April 2. Poems posted in downtown windows in Saranac Lake. Pocket Poetry. April 14. Hunt for poems across town! All poems are printed on postcards and scattered across the village. Will you find a poem … Continue reading #PoemVillage hits Saranac Lake on April 2!

ACW receives grant for “your words are worth it” project from International Paper

Saranac Lake, NY 3/21/2018 -- The Adirondack Center for Writing is pleased to announce that it has received $3,000 from the International Paper Foundation Grant. This grant has been given to help ACW purchase journals for every student at upcoming programs including the Listen Festival in April, Pop Up Poet performance and writing workshops throughout … Continue reading ACW receives grant for “your words are worth it” project from International Paper