Online writing classes are coming up!

ACW offers online writing classes for students of all experience, backgrounds, and genres. We're excited to announce our upcoming classes for the winter: [January 15 – February 19, 2018] Course #1: The Promise of a Good Story: Writing Middle Grade and Young Adult Novels Teacher. Chris Tebbetts [Bio] Register. [Student Registration] Class Description. What makes a good story? … Continue reading Online writing classes are coming up!

Identity & Belonging Performance and Community Workshop

presented by the Adirondack Center for Writing Are you interested in important issues like race and social identity? This is the conversation you’ve been seeking, and the workshop every community member needs. We want you to join us for a performance, Q&A, and workshop with Adam Falkner and Sofía Snow. Performance poets Adam Falkner and … Continue reading Identity & Belonging Performance and Community Workshop

The Winter Novel with David Hazard at VIEW Arts

The Winter Novel with David Hazard – November Event Old Forge, New York (November 5, 2017) – View, the multi-arts center located in Old Forge, NY, announces a writing workshop series with David Hazard starting on Saturday November 25th.   Have you ever considered writing your novel, but life keeps getting in the way and you … Continue reading The Winter Novel with David Hazard at VIEW Arts

Science of Storytelling Writing Bootcamp

Science of Storytelling Writing Bootcamp  with workshop leader Sean Prentiss  About. Learn how to build stories for the stage and the page with workshop leader Sean Prentiss. What draws us to story? We’ll learn about the science behind scene and good stories and apply it to spark new stories, projects, and work out your current thoughts. Students should come … Continue reading Science of Storytelling Writing Bootcamp

Writing Workshop: Seeing with Words

Acclaimed writer Marilyn McCabe returns, leading this popular workshop with a focus on the Feibes & Schmitt Gallery. Participants will be guided through a series of writing and editing exercises inspired the Modern and Contemporary art collection. Perfect for all experience levels and art enthusiasts interested in writing poetry, short stories, and memoirs, as well … Continue reading Writing Workshop: Seeing with Words

WE NEED YOUR HELP: How important are Arts and Culture to you?

How important are Arts and Culture to you? Help us prioritize Arts and Culture in Saranac Lake! The Village of Saranac Lake has engaged  AMS Planning & Research, a national arts management consulting firm, to work with a committee* of village arts, education, government, and business representatives to develop an Arts and Culture Master Plan, with funding … Continue reading WE NEED YOUR HELP: How important are Arts and Culture to you?

Chronicle Book Fair calls authors, publishers and readers

Autumn Leaves: The 22nd annual Glens Falls Chronicle Book Fair is Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Queensbury Hotel in downtown Glens Falls. We hope you can join us! Now is the time to sign up officially! Table fees remain the same as last year: • $25 for a half of an … Continue reading Chronicle Book Fair calls authors, publishers and readers

Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College

A “Tribute to the Life and Work of Woodswoman Anne LaBastille” will be presented in a program by Adirondack native and friend Leslie Surprenant at 1 p.m. Sept. 30 in Herkimer College’s Sarkus-Busch Theater, CC 247, in the Robert McLaughlin College Center. Anne LaBastille (1933-2011) was an author and ecologist who is best known for … Continue reading Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College

Local Event: 100 Thousands Poets for Change

09/28/2017 6:00pm  Student POETRY SLAM 09/30/2017 - 2:30pm to 5:30pm Reading/Performance About. 100 Thousand Poets for Change is a global grassroots movement to celebrate the arts, social justice, nonviolent resistance, peace, and environmental sustainability. SUNY Adirondack will host a reading/performance including local published poets at 2:30 and Paul Pines (poet/multi-genre writer) and Dan Berggren (singer-songwriter) at 4:00 p.m. … Continue reading Local Event: 100 Thousands Poets for Change