Let Creativity Bloom this Spring!
Sign up for March & April Workshops!

These next few months will hopefully bring less snow and more sunshine. They will definitely bring more free opportunities for students of all ages to explore their creativity and strengthen their writing skills. Workshops throughout the Spring will take place at 826DC’s Writing Center, DC Public Libraries, and the Smithsonian’s Freer|Sackler Gallery, all in the District of Columbia. See you there!

Read More »

AU Faculty Reading to Benefit 826DC

KYLEPlease join us on February 5, 2015, at 8pm for American University’s creative writing faculty reading  to benefit 826DC.

The annual reading of poetry and prose by American University’s creative writing faculty will feature Kyle Dargan, David Keplinger, Stephanie Grant, Richard McCann, Dolen Perkins-Valdez, and Rachel Louise Snyder.  Proceeds from this reading will benefit 826DC.

Read More »

Meet the Host: James Magruder

Screen Shot 2014-11-05 at 2.40.28 PM

Hear from our next “How to Write Like I Do” host, James Magruder: author, playwright, and teacher. His upcoming workshop on rules for better dialogue will change the way you use and think about language. He also hopes the play written about his life will be a musical.

Read More »
Read the Rest of the News »