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Summer 2024 Young Writers Programs through HV Writing Project @ SUNY New Paltz


The Hudson Valley Writing Project brings young people together to find their voices, share their ideas, and experience the joy of writing.

Website: newpaltz.edu/hvwp

Email: hvwp@newpaltz.edu

Phone: 845-257-2836

*Tuition assistance is available

Ages 7-9

Making Books

SUNY New Paltz

July 8-12 | 9a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Exploring Nature Through Art & Writing

SUNY New Paltz

July 15-19 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Nature Writers & Explorers

Environmental Cooperative at Vassar Barns

July 22-26 | 9 a.m. – 1p.m. | $295

Everyone is a Writer

SUNY New Paltz

July 29-Aug. 2 | 9 a.m. – 1p.m. | $295

Ages 10-12

Sparks for Writing

SUNY New Paltz

July 8-12 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Creating Comics

SUNY New Paltz

July 15-19 | 9 a.m. – 1p.m. | $295

Bookmaking Fun

SUNY New Paltz

July 22-26 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Creative Experiments

SUNY New Paltz

July 29-Aug. 2 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Ages 12-14

Worldbuilding & Storytelling, D&D

SUNY New Paltz

July 8-12 | 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | $375

Writing & Roleplaying, D&D

SUNY New Paltz

July 15-19 | 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | $375

Writing Sci-Fi & Fantasy

SUNY New Paltz

July 22-26 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Ages 13-17

Teen Writers Institute

Vassar College

July 8-12 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

SUNY New Paltz

July 29-Aug. 2 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Audio Storytelling & Podcasting

SUNY New Paltz

July 15-19 | 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. | $350

Nature & Writing for Change

Vassar College

July 22-26 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

Ages 15-17

The Pen & the Sword, D&D

SUNY New Paltz

July 29-Aug. 2 | 9 a.m. – 1p.m. | $375

Rising Juniors & Seniors

Writing the College Essay

Vassar College

July 8-12 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

SUNY New Paltz

July 22-26 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295

PACE University Westchester

July 29-Aug. 2 | 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. | $295