The Youth Room to Write
Words can inspire people, change minds, and heal the soul.

Newspaper Club

Wednesdays 4:45 - 5:30 pm in the 
Boys & Girls Club of Wakefield

This program is open to Club Members in 5th Grade and up.
If you would like to advertise in The Club Chronicle or submit artwork or poetry email:

Open Studio Writing Workshops: 

Starting up in January 2019 
Boys & Girls Club of Wakefield

This program is open to the homeschooling community and will begin with three casual Meet & Greet-style gatherings:
Thank You to those who attended the sessions in November. There are no sessions in December. Check back for January!

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A Bit About the Instructor: Colleen Getty - After teaching ELA to middle schoolers and working part-time at Barnes & Noble for ten years while raising her four children, she became Founder and Director of The Room to Write, Inc which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that supports writers and illustrators of all ages, abilities and means north of Boston and works to provide those who want to write, love to write, and need to write with a quiet, communal and supportive space within which they are able to write (and illustrate:). 

Colleen is a member of the Society for Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), Mass State Poetry Society & Wakefield Cultural Council.

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