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Badgerdog Writing Workshops

Registration is Open for Spring and Summer Sessions!


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Badgerdog Spring Break Writing Workshops

Sign up for one or multiple days of morning writing sessions with a professional writer. Open to 3rd-12th graders at locations in Hyde Park and Northwest Austin.

$65 for the first day, $50 for additional days

Learn more or register here


Badgerdog Creative Writing Summer Camp

Campers learn the power of words and how to creatively harness their voices. In three-week sessions led by professional writers, Badgerdog campers discover new literary works and create their own original poetry and prose. All campers are published in a professional-quality anthology that launches with a book-release party at the Texas Teen Book Festival. 

Open to rising 2nd- through 11th-graders.

Session 1: June 8 - June 26 / 9am - noon
Session 2: July 13-31 / 9am - noon

$450 (save $25 before March 15)
Learn more or register here


timeless book crush logoOffered in partnership with the O. Henry Museum...

Led by a professional writer, young readers explore a fantastic novel, take it apart, play around in its pages, admire its sentences and characters, and create new work based on the novel.

 Open to rising 4th-6th graders.

 In 2014, we crushed on Wonder by R.J. Palacio. We'll announce our 2015 title in just a few weeks. 

 O. Henry Museum / 409 East 5th Street (Downtown) / July 6-10 / 9am - noon / $150 

 Learn more or register here

For questions about Badgerdog Creative Writing Workshops, contact programs manager Cecily Sailer at (512) 542-0076 or info@austinlibrary.org.

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