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Daily Activities

The Young Writers’ Workshop will be located in the Olive B. O’Connor Student Center (also known as the Coop) on the Colgate campus.
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Monday, July 31 – Thursday, August 3

8:45 a.m. — Arrival at The Olive B. O’Connor Student Center (The COOP)
4:30 p.m. — Pick-up at the COOP

Friday, August 4

8:30– 8:45 a.m. — Arrival at the COOP
Noon — Lunch for young writers, or pick-up if writer will not attend the Celebration of Writing
12:45–3:00 p.m. — Celebrations of Writing (families and friends invited!)
3:00 p.m. — Pick-up
Young Writers Workshop
*Students and their families are invited to attend the Celebration of Writing. Friday, August 4, from 12:45–3:00 p.m. (location TBD). Families may meet their young writer beginning at noon (during lunch) in the Coop. Join us for cake as we celebrate the week's work!

What to Bring

Bring the following supplies with you each day:
  • Lunch from home (except on Friday).
  • A notebook or your journal and something to write with!
  • Swimsuit and towel (optional for afternoon recreation time).
  • Comfortable shoes.