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BAWP Summer Youth Programs now accepting registrations!

Visit our camp website for more information on each of the below programs: bawpwritingcamp.org

Young Writers Camps (entering grades 3rd – 9th):

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:

      • Are for incoming 3rd through 9th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
YWC SF Pacific Heights @
St. Vincent de Paul
2350 Green Street
San Francisco, CA 94123
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Walnut Creek @
Northgate High School
425 Castle Rock Rd,
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Kentfield
Kent Middle School
800 College Avenue
Kentfield, CA 94904
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Piedmont @
Piedmont Middle School
760 Magnolia Avenue
Piedmont, CA 94611
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 1:30 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC Berkeley @
School of the Madeleine
1225 Milvia Street
Berkeley, CA 94709
July 6 – 24, 2020 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$670.00 online price
YWC San Ramon @
Location pending
district approval
San Ramon, CA 94582
July 6 – 24, 2020 (3 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$670.00 online price

Middle Grades Courses:

    • Unless otherwise noted our camps:
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Graphic Novels for the New Times Kid
UC Berkeley
2121 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94720
Classroom 4500
June 8 – 12, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Grades 4th – 8th
Poetry and Performance (MS)
UC Berkeley
2121 Berkeley Way
Berkeley, CA 94720
Classroom TBA
July 20 – 24, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$360.00 online price
Grades 6th – 8th

High School Writing Courses (entering grades 9th – 12th):

We are not yet ready to start accepting registrations for our High School summer writing courses. All course proposals are due by February 1st so we anticipate having a complete list of our offerings available by mid-February. 

    • Unless otherwise noted these courses:

      • Are for incoming 9th through 12th graders
      • Run Monday through Friday
      • Are located at UC Berkeley
Flash Fiction
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Sourcing from the Self
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 15 – 26, 2020 (2 wks)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$570.00 online price
Backpack Journalism
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 22 – 26, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Sports Reporting
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
June 22 – 26, 2020 (1 wk)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Intro to Memoir
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 6 – 16, 2020 (2 wks)
(doesn’t meet on Fridays)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$460.00 online price
Graphic Novel Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 13 – 24, 2020 (2 wks)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
HS Poetry & Performance
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 20 – 24, 2020 (1 wk)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
$360.00 online price
Reimagining the Book
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 27 – 31, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$370.00 online price
Creative Writing
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
July 27 – Aug 7, 2020 (2 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$570.00 online price
The Personal Statement
UC Berkeley
Classroom TBA
August 3 – 7, 2020 (1 wk)
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
$340.00 online price