Young Writers' Camp
In partnership with YouthWrite®, Metro Continuing Education and the Bennett Centre are pleased to offer Young Writers' Camps to students in grades 4-9. Camps are offered during Teachers' Convention and spring break.
YouthWrite®, a prominent organization in Edmonton's writing community, has organized and hosted writing camps for kids the past 20 years. At Young Writers' Camp, students will work with top-notch published authors, learn writing techniques for specific genres, and have the opportunity to ask questions and receive guidance from experienced writers.
All camps run from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm. Pre and post camp supervision is available from 8:00-9:30 am and 3:30-5:00 pm for an additional cost.
The 2019 camps will be:
Grades 4, 5 & 6
For more information, contact the Bennett Centre at 780.468.1439 or visit the YouthWrite® website.
Important information for our young authors for camp days:
- Bring indoor and outdoor shoes
- Dress for the weather as campers go outside for breaks and lunch
- Bring a bagged lunch
- Pre- and post-care campers should bring a book or writing project to work on. Some games are provided.
- Pencils and scribblers will be provided for each camper.