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 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.
*Update: In alignment with the Alberta Government’s direction related to COVID-19, please note that Young Writers Camps for spring break 2020 are cancelled.*
2020 Camp Information:
Grades 4 - 9
Pre and post camp supervision is available from 8:00-9:30 am and 3:30-5:00 pm for an additional cost.
Young Writers Camps 2020 - Poster
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
- Pencils and scribblers will be provided for each camper.
- Pre- and post-care campers will participate in some games; however, should also bring a book or writing project to work on.