April 18 Writers' Workshop at Shenandoah University, featuring Candace Fleming and Eric Rohmann

Join us on Saturday, April 182020, for our Spring Writers' Workshop at Shenandoah University's Henkel Hall in Winchester, VA.  We are excited to welcome back author Candace Fleming and her illustration partner, Eric Rohmann. For the first time, we will have workshops in the afternoon for young writers in grades 2-3 in addition to grades 4-7 and 8-12.  We are also welcoming teachers of all grade levels who want to join us! Teachers who bring at least five students may attend at no cost.

Our workshop will run from 10 am until 2 pm.

Participants should bring a packed lunch and drink with them.  All students will receive a notebook and pen at registration.

Discounted registration of $60 must be purchased by Friday, April 3 (this is TWO weeks before the workshop). Late registration through the day of the event is $75.

Our schedule for the day will be:

9:30-10:00 am Registration

10:00-10:05 am Welcome

10:05-11:45 am Guest Authors: Candace Fleming and Eric Rhomann

11:45 am-12:15 pm Book Signing (Bring your own or purchase copies at the workshop) 

12:15-12:35 pm Lunch

12:40-1:35 pm Writing Workshops (age-level groups) or Writing Marathon (see description below)

1:35-2:00 pm Large Group Share

When registering, please be sure to enter the student's name on the ticket (this is the first window you will see once you click on the "Book Now" button.)  It is possible to register more than one student at a time on the site by simply clicking "Add Ticket" in this same window.

Please note that payment MUST be received before the day of the workshop in order to reserve your spot. If you choose the OFFLINE PAYMENT option, please email us asap in order to arrange for prompt payment.

Due to our planning of events relying on accurate numbers of participants, refunds are NOT available after the EARLY registration deadline.  In the case of emergency situations, we will consider a partial refund or application of the fee toward a future workshop on a case-by-case basis.   

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For more information on the guest author and illustrator, please visit their websites:

Writing Marathon 

Students of any age with walking shoes will traverse through the campus, wherever their feet lead them, in the group to free write and explore where their environment and inspiration take them. Sharing is always a part of the plan and a platform for your budding voice! 

Workshop Participant ($60.00)
LATE Registration ($75.00)
Teacher Participant: Keynote only ($35.00)
Teacher Participant: Keynote and Workshop ($55.00)
Teacher Participant (with 5 registered students) ($0.00)

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April 18, 2020 10:00 - 14:00 (GMT -05:00 Eastern Time (US & Canada))

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Henkel Hall
Shenandoah University
1460 University Dr
Winchester, VA 22601

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