All Programs

Core Classes for Women - 8 week

The featured focus of our Core Classes is writing in community over a period of several weeks. While some writing technique is taught in each class, emphasis is placed on the writer pursuing her own forms of written expression (e.g., poetry, memoir, fiction, non-fiction or journaling).

Core Class Spring Term Tuesday AM - 8-week

  • Date: 03-19-2019 to 05-7-2019
  • Time: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Tuition: $249.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 8-week long Tuesday morning class.

Core Class Spring Term Tuesday PM - 8-week

  • Date: 03-19-2019 to 05-7-2019
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Tuition: $249.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 8-week long Tuesday evening class.

Core Class Spring Term Wednesday PM - 8-week

  • Date: 03-20-2019 to 05-8-2019
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Tuition: $249.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 8-week long Wednesday evening class.

Core Class Spring Term Thursday AM - 8-week

  • Date: 03-21-2019 to 05-9-2019
  • Time: 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Tuition: $249.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 8-week long Thursday morning class.

Speciality Classes for All Genders

Let's Be Perfectly Queer: A Writing Circle Exploring Our Queer Identities

  • Date: 03-25-2019 to 04-29-2019
  • Time: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Tuition: $149.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Is queerness an identity, a description--or maybe you don't like that word at all! Join us in this six-week class as we create a brave, confidential space to explore queer writing: our own and others'.

Honoring Mary Oliver

  • Date: 03-30-2019
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

One day before National Poetry Writing Month let us gather to hear the voice of the late Mary Oliver.

Young Women's Summer Camps

New for Young Adults 18+

  • Date: 06-12-2019 to 06-14-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuition: $155.00
  • Open to: Young Adults 18+

Living the In-Between

Summer Camp 2019 Grades 4-6 - Half-Day

  • Date: 06-17-2019 to 06-21-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Tuition: $155.00
  • Open to: Grades 4-6

2019 Half-Day Summer Camp: Inside Me Dwell One Million Stars

Summer Camp 2019 Grades 7-9 (Option 1)

  • Date: 07-8-2019 to 07-12-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuition: $275.00
  • Open to: Grades 7-9

2019 Summer Camp: When the Walls Come Down

Summer Camp 2019 Grades 10-12

  • Date: 07-15-2019 to 07-19-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuition: $275.00
  • Open to: Grades 10-12

2019 Summer Camp: Looking Back, Moving Forward: Revisiting & Re-Envisioning Personal Histories

Summer Camp 2019 Grades 7-9 (Option 2)

  • Date: 07-22-2019 to 07-26-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuition: $275.00
  • Open to: Grades 7-9

2019 Summer Camp: "A Map to the Next World"

Summer Camp 2019 Grades 4-6 - Full-Day

  • Date: 07-29-2019 to 08-2-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Tuition: $275.00
  • Open to: Grades 4-6

2019 Full-Day Summer Camp: Growing Our Spirit, Growing Our Communities

Special Events For All

Findlay Market Art & Poetry Event

  • Date: 04-14-2019
  • Time: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Price: FREE
  • Open to: Everyone

Women Writing for (a) Change is a sponsor for this annual event and we'll be participating with a booth to let people know about what we do here! Open Mic, Poetry Slam, Arts & Crafts!

Free Samplers

Join us for a FREE Sampler, designed to introduce new participants to a sampling of our classes before committing to an entire course.

Free Programs and Samplers

  • Date: 12-3-2029
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: All Adults

Stay tuned for future offerings!

Retreats for Women

Retreat

  • Date: 08-6-2029
  • Price: Varies

Future Retreats are currently in the planning stages.

Continuing Education for our Leaders

These programs are designed for women who have completed at least one of the Women Writing for (a) Change leadership programs.

Crystal Clear

  • Date: 04-13-2019
  • Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm, with Pop-Up Shop from 4-4:30 pm
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: WWf(a)C Leadership Graduates

Ever wonder about those rocks we use as talking stones? Could there be other applications for them? Ever consider taking a class in crystals, but were too intimidated? This won't be like that. Nope.

C/FLA Summer Writing Retreat: Refresh, Recharge, Renew

  • Date: 06-24-2019 to 06-27-2019
  • Time: 3:00 pm (Monday) to 1:00 pm (Thursday)
  • Tuition: $290.00
  • Open to: WWf(a)C Leadership Graduates

Come together to create a sacred circle in which to share our individual and collective voices. Using Women Writing for (a) Change circle and small group practices, we will create a safe container, regardless of our real-world cares and concerns to share our thoughts, experiences, writing, and stories.

The Craft of Writing Classes

Reading Like a Writer: Week 6: Death

  • Date: 03-22-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Tuition: $55.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Reading is one of the great pleasures in life. It's pure magic when a story is built with such depth to invite the reader to escape to another realm or time. In this 8-week series, we will study aspects of writing through critical reading of short pieces related to individual topics to attain more depth in one's own writing.

Reading Like a Writer: Week 7: Endings

  • Date: 03-29-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Tuition: $55.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Reading is one of the great pleasures in life. It's pure magic when a story is built with such depth to invite the reader to escape to another realm or time. In this 8-week series, we will study aspects of writing through critical reading of short pieces related to individual topics to attain more depth in one's own writing.

Reading Like a Writer: Week 8: Are We Done Yet?

  • Date: 04-5-2019
  • Time: 9:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Tuition: $55.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Reading is one of the great pleasures in life. It's pure magic when a story is built with such depth to invite the reader to escape to another realm or time. In this 8-week series, we will study aspects of writing through critical reading of short pieces related to individual topics to attain more depth in one's own writing.

Write Around the Corner - Original Series

Write Around the Corner - Original Series

  • Date: 12-3-2029
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

We have programs in the works! Revisit this page for details and registration.

Write Around the Corner - Exploring Cross Cultural Expressions Series

Mourning the Creation of Racial Categories

  • Date: 03-23-2019
  • Time: 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
  • Tuition: $15.00
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

Join Women Writing for (a) Change for the fifth program in this ten-part series, as we explore race from the lens of categories.

The Thanksgiving Play

  • Date: 04-14-2019
  • Time: 1:30 pm to 5:30pm
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

Join Women Writing for (a) Change for the sixth program in this ten-part series, as we explore a holiday Americans have come to know as Thanksgiving at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park.