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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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Workshop Schedule

Monday – Thursday

8:45 a.m. — Arrival and morning writing activities
12:15 p.m. — Lunch (please bring a lunch from home!) and games
1:15 p.m. — Afternoon writing activities
3:00 p.m. — Recreation
4:30 p.m. — Pick-up

Friday

8:45 a.m. — Arrival and morning writing activities
12:00 p.m. — Lunch (please bring a lunch from home!)
12:45 p.m. — Celebrations of Writing (optional but families and friends are encouraged to attend!)
3:00 p.m. — Workshop ends
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.