Free, year-round writing and publishing programs for DC students ages 6-18
After-School Writing Lab
A writing community for students, hosted at 826DC.Read more about After-School Writing Lab
In-School Writing, Editing, and Publishing
Flexible short-and long-term writing residencies in collaboration with K-12 teachers.Read more about In-School Writing, Editing, and Publishing
Exploratory writing sessions across diverse topics and genres, outside of school.Read more about Writing Workshops
A Saturday morning literacy program for Harriet Tubman Elementary School students.Read more about Reading All-Stars
Two-hour writing and bookmaking experiences for the whole class.Read more about Field Trips
Young Authors’ Book Project
A full-year classroom writing project, culminating in a book to be shared with readers across DC.Read more about Young Authors’ Book Project
Meet the Staff: Sara Jackson
We’re delighted to introduce Sara Jackson, 826DC’s new School Residency Coordinator! Sara’s here to lead our Young Authors’ Book Project (YABP) as well as other in-school residencies throughout the school year.Read more about Meet the Staff: Sara Jackson
A Fond Farewell to Zachary Clark
After seven and a half wonderful years, Zachary Clark is transitioning out of his role as 826DC’s Executive Director and moving on to his next adventure.Read more about A Fond Farewell to Zachary Clark
The Magic Shop Returns!
Reopen, sesame! Tivoli’s Astounding Magic Supply Co. will reopen on August 26th, aka 8/26, from 10 AM to 6 PM. You’re also invited to join us the week before for a soft open. Here’s what’s happening:Read more about The Magic Shop Returns!