Programs   Writing


Read Our Payment & Cancellation Policies

Write@Noon

Instructor, Nancy McMillan
Thursday, June 10 & 24
12 noon - 1 pm

via Zoom Do you have ideas but don’t get them down on paper? Or do you want to write but don’t know where to start? Join this hour-long session where the focus is on generating new material. Many writers are inspired by writing in a group. Prompts will be provided to get you started. Sharing—without […]



Learn More and Register

Writing Short (Flash) Fiction – All Levels

Instructor, Nancy McMillan
Fridays, June 25, July 2, 16, 23, 30
12 noon – 1:30 pm

via Zoom Interested in writing short stories? Flash fiction, stories of 1500 words or fewer, is an excellent sub-category to explore. Students will experiment with writing stories of various lengths, using in-class prompts. We’ll also be reading and discussing stories by well-known writers. Students will draft their own story (up to 1500 words) during our time together. […]



Learn More and Register

First Thursday – Open Mic

Host - Nancy McMillan
Thursday, July 1
7 pm - 9 pm

Online with Zoom In the tradition of The Moth, Arts Escape invites writers to share their work in our first monthly open mic. Bring your work-in-progress-either fiction or non-fiction-or something new you’re trying out. It promises to be an evening of fun, support and community! Reservations are required and participants are limited to 20 All […]



Learn More and Register

Monthly Writer’s Workshop

Instructor, Nancy McMillan
Friday, July 2nd
9:30 am - 11:30 am

Online with Zoom The Writers’ Workshop gives students an opportunity to share their works-in-progress with fellow students under the guidance of Nancy McMillan. This ongoing workshop will be held once a month. Writers can bring in up to five double-spaced pages to be read aloud and critiqued.  Critique guidelines will be provided.  Workshops will run […]



Learn More and Register

Write Because You Love it: A Summer Teen Writers Workshop

Instructor, Tina Tocco
Wednesday, July 7, 14, 21, 28
10:30 am 12 noon

via Zoom Do you love to write fiction? Would you like to generate new work this summer? Would it be helpful to get feedback from other teens who take writing as seriously as you do? In this four-week workshop, you’ll use prompts to create new stories, experiment with form, and discuss the writing process. You’ll […]



Learn More and Register

Write@Noon

Instructor, Nancy McMillan
Thursday, July 8th & 22nd
12 noon - 1 pm

via Zoom Do you have ideas but don’t get them down on paper? Or do you want to write but don’t know where to start? Join this hour-long session where the focus is on generating new material. Many writers are inspired by writing in a group. Prompts will be provided to get you started. Sharing—without […]



Learn More and Register

Writer’s Forum – Writers for Children and Young Adults

Instructor, Tina Tocco
Wednesday, August 4th
7 pm - 8:30 pm

Read Out Loud Via Zoom This monthly writers forum is for beginner and seasoned writers who write for children and young adults. If you are interested in sharing your work for gentle critique and feedback, this monthly group may be just for you. This is a great opportunity to share your work with fellow writers […]



Learn More and Register

First Thursday – Open Mic

Host - Nancy McMillan
Thursday, August 5th
7 pm - 9 pm

Online with Zoom In the tradition of The Moth, Arts Escape invites writers to share their work in our first monthly open mic. Bring your work-in-progress-either fiction or non-fiction-or something new you’re trying out. It promises to be an evening of fun, support and community! Reservations are required and participants are limited to 20 All […]



Learn More and Register

Writer’s Forum – Writers for Children and Young Adults

Instructor, Tina Tocco
Wednesday, September 1
7 pm - 8:30 pm

Read Out Loud Via Zoom This monthly writers forum is for beginner and seasoned writers who write for children and young adults. If you are interested in sharing your work for gentle critique and feedback, this monthly group may be just for you. This is a great opportunity to share your work with fellow writers […]



Learn More and Register

Writer’s Forum – Writers for Children and Young Adults

Instructor, Tina Tocco
Wednesday, October 6th
7 pm - 8:30 pm

Read Out Loud Via Zoom This monthly writers forum is for beginner and seasoned writers who write for children and young adults. If you are interested in sharing your work for gentle critique and feedback, this monthly group may be just for you. This is a great opportunity to share your work with fellow writers […]



Learn More and Register