Our virtual workshops are Zooming right along!  We are hosting all our workshops and events via Zoom video-conferencing until the threat of COVID-19 has passed.

What better way to stay engaged and creative through this surreal moment in time? Stay healthy, everyone.  We’ll get through this – with social distancing – together.

creative writing workshops & community

Celebrating the Written Word – Now in Our 10th Year!

~ The Writers Circle is VIRTUAL this summer. Join us from ANYWHERE! ~

Summer Creative Writing Intensives for Teens who LOVE to write!

If your teen loves to write, The Writers Circle is the perfect place to hone their craft in a generous, creative environment.

Week 1: July 20-24 | Week 2: July 27-31 | Week 3: August 3-7

Join us for one, two, or all three weeks!


Creative Writing Mini-Camps for rising 1st-7th graders

This two-hour per afternoon, week-long program is chock-full of writing games, wacky prompts, and more! Our collaborative, energetic environment will lay the foundation for kids to let loose and let the words flow. 

Adult Summer Workshops

introducing Saturday Summer Specials!

One-day workshops for adults that invite you to write all summer long:
July 18: Spark Your Creativity with Michelle Cameron in Summit
July 25: Poetry for All with Catherine Doty in Morristown
August 1: Writing from the Landscape of Memory with Natasha Persaud in Maplewood

Weekly Creative Writing Workshops: July 6 – August 15

Short, multi-week workshops perfect for summer

Where Do I Begin? | Adult Writers Circle | Short Story WritingRevision Intensive


Virtual Mini-workshops!

TWC has loads of  short-session virtual workshops to keep you writing from wherever you are, whenever you can.

Specially priced to make it easy to jump in! Save 10% for two or more workshops.



As our 10th anniversary celebration kicked off, Founder/Director Judith Lindbergh shared her thoughts on how The Writers Circle began and some of the highlights of the last ten years in her blog post:

My Crazy Idea: Reflections on Ten Years of The Writers Circle

We also celebrated our 10th anniversary with a special party that included a retrospective of the past 10 years, along with our students, instructors, and friends – and, of course, cake! Take a glimpse at our photo essay on that wonderful event:

Celebrating TEN Years of Creating Writing and Community