Book Sculpture Workshop

Westport Heritage House 6459 Main Street (across from Ballard Park)

Learn how to create a beautiful book sculpture during our workshop at the Westport Heritage House.

$10.00

P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Every Monday, 5 – 7 PM, 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY Write postcards, letters, and/or poems to elected officials demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza. We will provide mailing supplies, writing prompts, information about the war on Gaza, and resources for contacting local, state, and national representatives. Drop in and help us foster...

Free

Kickass Writers Festival

Saranac Lake NY, United States

The Kickass Writers Festival, featuring writers, poets, comedians, and other kickass creatives, celebrates how writing and storytelling — in all of their forms — are essential to art, entertainment and social change. It takes place across various locations all over Saranac Lake and includes readings, workshops, talks, publishing programs, special performances, a book fair, a...

$149

P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Every Monday, 5 – 7 PM, 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY Write postcards, letters, and/or poems to elected officials demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza. We will provide mailing supplies, writing prompts, information about the war on Gaza, and resources for contacting local, state, and national representatives. Drop in and help us foster...

Free

P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Every Monday, 5 – 7 PM, 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY Write postcards, letters, and/or poems to elected officials demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza. We will provide mailing supplies, writing prompts, information about the war on Gaza, and resources for contacting local, state, and national representatives. Drop in and help us foster...

Free

Sketch it Out! A Writing (& Drawing) Workshop with Lauren McGovern

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Mix it up! Toss an illustration into your personal narrative. Bring a current writing project or develop a new one at this event. No drawing experience is necessary. How can a sketch or illustration enhance a written piece? Images can project humor, heartbreak, or other emotions in a way the written word may not. To...

Free

Awaken A Dream: a Muse Workshop with Evelyne Verret

Downtown Artist Cellar 410 East Main Street, Malone, NY

Have you ever felt like somewhere along the way, you lost touch with those vibrant dreams you used to hold so dear? You're not alone. Many of us set our dreams aside as life's endless demands take over. But what if you could reconnect with that part of you in just a few hours? That's...

$50

P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Every Monday, 5 – 7 PM, 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY Write postcards, letters, and/or poems to elected officials demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza. We will provide mailing supplies, writing prompts, information about the war on Gaza, and resources for contacting local, state, and national representatives. Drop in and help us foster...

Free

Practical Knot Tying

ADK ArtRise 62 Main Street, SARANAC LAKE, NY, United States

Knot tying is one of the most practical life skills you can learn! This class is led by retired forest ranger Dell Jeffery, who's military and swift water rescue experience lends depth and expertise to this 3 hour class.

$40

Queer Nature: A Writing Workshop with Elliot Pecora

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

In this workshop–informed by Queer Nature: A Poetry Anthology (Autumn House, 2022)–students will interact hands-on with a variety of poems. This includes collaging, remixing, and creating black-out poetry while discussing the varied relationship between queerness and the natural world. In this collaborative space, we’ll include time to free-write and share out work, asking questions of...

$10

Every Queer Story Starts Somewhere: A Live Storytelling Workshop

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

The queer community is bursting with inspiring, harrowing, hilarious, and moving narratives. But, how do you turn an interesting anecdote into a compelling story with a great hook and a clear beginning, middle and end? Better yet: how do you perform it? In this workshop, attendees will learn how to craft compelling slam-style stories with...

$10

Creating Fictional Worlds: A Three-day Creative Writing Workshop for Teen Writers (ages 13-18)

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

3-day workshop on July 8, 10, and 12 (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) from 6-8 pm at ACW $75 – $150 Pay-what-you-can sliding scale Do you love reading about magical kingdoms, lands, or alternate worlds? Do you ever find yourself dreaming up or sketching out your own? Are you a teen writer inspired by fairytales, mythology, fantasy,...

$75 – $150