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Daily Activities

The Young Writers’ Workshop will be located in the Olive B. O’Connor Student Center (also known as the Coop) on the Colgate campus.
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Monday – Thursday

8:45 a.m. — Arrival at The Olive B. O’Connor Student Center (the Coop)
4:30 p.m. — Pick-up at the Coop


8:30– 8:45 a.m. — Arrival at the Coop.
11:30am — Students will have lunch in Frank Dining Hall, returning to Coop between 12:30 and 12:45pm.
12:45–3:00 p.m. — Celebration of Writing -- families and friends invited! We will gather at 12:45 in the Coop, then move to Lathrop 207 (grades 6-8) or to Olin Hall's Love Auditorium (grades 9-12) to hear readings of the young writers' work.
3:00 p.m. — Pick-up
Young Writers Workshop
*Students and their families are invited to attend the Celebration of Writing on Friday from 12:45–3:00 p.m. Families may meet their young writer beginning at 12:45 in the Coop. Join us for cake as we celebrate the week's work!

What to Bring

Bring the following supplies with you each day:
  • Lunch from home.
  • A notebook or your journal and something to write with!
  • Swimsuit and towel (optional for afternoon recreation time).
  • Comfortable shoes.