Registration is open for the 15th annual Young Writers Workshop of the Great Valley Writing Project at California State University, Stanislaus.
The program offers fifth- through eighth-graders an opportunity to explore their writing interests, build writing strengths and learn more about the craft of writing. It will take place July 8-22 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Students will receive in-depth instruction, structured writing workshop time, interaction with visiting writers and journalists, flexibility in writing assignments, and daily opportunities to share writing with peers.
Parents may choose an overnight stay in student housing and swim party for their children at no additional cost. The $250 registration fee covers all class materials. Students also receive an anthology of their writing.
To enroll, call the Great Valley Writing Project at 667-3490.